Scenic Drive to the Columbia Icefields

We had rented a car and drove from Calgary to Banff and then continued along the Icefield Parkway. This is a uber scenic drive named after the chain of glaciers and 'icefields' topping the Rockies. At every turn we were awed by spectacular vistas of snow capped peaks and glaciers creeping down! Here are a few pics taken along the drive.


The Fairmont Springs Resort in Banff!
Pics of the Fairmont Spring Resort in Banff, Canada by Arun Shanbhag

Crowfoot glacier. Peyto Lake is one of 100s of turquoise lakes fed of the glaciers.
Pics of the Crowfoot Glacier near Banff, Canada by Arun Shanbhag

Mistaya Canyon
Pics of Mistaya Canyon near Banff, Canada by Arun Shanbhag

Pics of Mistaya Canyon near Banff, Canada by Arun Shanbhag


From our Calgary Visit:


From our Montreal Visit:

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