Found crawling on the back of my neck while driving, just after wandering around the Jasper Fairmont resort.
small round leaved orchid, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
yellow lady's slipper orchid, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
Tracks on the fine sand banks of the Athabasca River. In the second photo it looks like a mink? passed by too.
These Canada geese were seen from the dining terrace of the Fairmont Jasper Lodge.
This wildflower was seen in bloom near the tram base, growing among dense Equisetum plants.
This clover was seen in bloom in a sunny location.
This Moss campion was seen in bloom near the peak along the rock studded alpine talus and meadow. This location is well above the treeline.
This young buck was one of several elk seen grazing near Highway 93 somewhat soutwest of Whistler peak.
This lone ground squirrel was seen not far from Lake Beauvert.
A columbian ground squirrel near where we started out walk through the woods.