Tag Archives: Nature

The Dewdney Trail – Searching for Gold

A group of seven EKOC (East Kootenay Outdoor Club) enthusiastic hikers headed up the Wildhorse Creek to hike a section of the Dewdney Trail. The trail was developed in the 1860’s when the excitement of the gold rush was paramount in the … Continue reading

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Arranged By Nature – Jake’s Sunday Post

It is very fitting that Jake’s Sunday Post – Arrangement relates to my Sunday hike in my backyard. When I took my aerial view of my backyard, I noticed hoodoo formations and was curious as to where they were located … Continue reading

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A Word A Week Photography Challenge – Hats

The word for this week from A Word In Your Ear is “Hats”. My hats are the snow and ice covering the rocks in Mark Creek which is the creek that eventually tumbles over the Marysville falls. There is a … Continue reading

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Wild Weekly Photo Challenge – # 22 Black and White

It is always a wonderful opportunity to participate in LetsBeWild weekly photo challenge. These are my photos:

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Weekly Travel Themes – Roads

The theme from Ailsa at Where’s My Backpack is Roads. Here in the Kootenays of BC, our roads can be covered with snow from November to March. And sometimes you share the road with wildlife. Winter Roads:

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Word Press Weekly Photo Challenge – Lost In The Details

Christopher Martin does indeed live in one of the most beautiful regions of Western Canada. The Kananaskis, Banff and Canmore Rocky Mountain areas provide many wonderful opportunities “to get lost in the details” of a nature or wildlife scene. On the … Continue reading

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Wild Weekly Photo Challenge – # 21 Look Up

Although winter is relinquishing its grasp and the snow is hard, crusty and dirty. I look forward to the warming temperatures and the greening of the trees and the earth surrounding them. As my farewell to winter, I want to … Continue reading

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Travel Theme – Bridges

The travel theme chosen by Ailsa at Where’s My Backpack is bridges. Bridges can be made by man or created by nature. The first gallery is of the Aswan bridge on the river Nile as the riverboat passes under and beyond. … Continue reading

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A Word A Week Challenge – Week Twenty – Zoom

The photograph challenge this week at A Word In Your Ear is Zoom. All my pictures are zooms of a much larger animal up close and personal. Thankfully I was out of reach.

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Let’s Be Wild – Weekly Photo Challenge # 20 Sunrise

I am participating in the online adventure travel and photography magazine Let’s Be Wild‘s, Wild Weekly Photo Challenge for bloggers. This week’s challenge is # 20 Sunrise. My photos are of the sunrise atop Mount Sinai, January 1, 2010. I … Continue reading

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