The Serene Lake Louise

April 6, 2013

Lake Louise Canada

The views at Banff National Park’s Lake Louise are fitting for a princess–quite literally. The pristine glacial lake was named after Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, the fourth daughter of Queen Victoria.

The Mysterious Disappearance of the Anjikuni People

March 25, 2013
Anjikuni Tribe Northern Lights

Source: Wikipedia

One bitter night in November 1930, an exhausted Canadian fur trapper named Joe Labelle sought refuge from the cold and inadvertently stumbled across one of history’s most remarkable mysteries. The once-industrious Inuit village on the shores of Lake Anjikuni that Labelle had seen throughout his travels had vanished without a trace.

Anjikuni Tribe Men

Source: About Facts

Trudging through the fresh snow, Labelle cautiously approached the silent village in search of shelter. Still steaming, grey streaks emanated from a charred pot of stew and eerily wove themselves through the night sky. Clearly, Labelle mused, someone had to be around. Searching further, Labelle checked the huts and found clothing and food (two things you certainly wouldn’t leave behind if abandoning a village), both in large enough amounts to last the Inuits through winter. And yet, Labelle didn’t come across a single soul or sled dog; and what’s more, no footprints lay in the snow.

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Canada’s Gorgeous Grotto

March 10, 2013

Georgian Bay Grotto

Found within Ontario’s Bruce Peninsula National Park, the Georgian Bay grotto gets its shape from centuries of waves carving away at the surrounding rock.

Canada’s Timeless Icefields Parkway

February 7, 2013

Icefields Parkway Alberta

Traversing the Canadian Rockies, the maple leaf country’s Icefields Parkway comprises 140 miles of incredible Kodak moments.

The Deserted View From Drumheller

January 30, 2013

Drumheller Alberta Canada

Alberta’s Drumheller started out with grand prospects. Named after an ambitious coal prospector, the region experienced a huge population boom during the height of the coal era but subsequently hollowed out as resources began to dwindle.

The Lush Waters Of Moraine Lake

January 16, 2013

Moraine Lake Canada Photo

Found within the breathtaking Banff National Park, Canada’s Moraine Lake gets its distinctive, gem-colored water from the nearby glaciers.