Scenery/Natural Sights - Icefields Parkway, Alberta, Canada [Glaciated mtns + alpine lakes]

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Visited: Early Sep

Often billed as one of the most scenic drives in the world, it certainly might be. There are plenty of worthwhile walks in the cluster of national parks on and adjacent to the Parkway. Still blue lakes, stark rocky mountains, glaciers and endless larch forests are the main scenic attractions.
Icefields Parkway - Alberta - Canada [Glaciated mtns + alpine lakes]
Castle Mtn from Castle Mtn Lookout, Bow Valley Parkway, Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 30-Aug-03, AP477

Outlet Creek and Trans-Canada Railway with view to WNW from Bow Valley Parkway between Castle Junction and Lake Louise, Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 30-Aug-03, AP478

Lake Louise from viewpoint nr Chateau Lake Louise, Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 30-Aug-03, AP479

Mt Victoria South (3464) (R) from morraine ridge at end of trail, Plain of Six Glaciers trail (T), Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 30-Aug-03, AP484

Grand Sentinel Pinnacle from below Sentinel Pass, Larch Valley, Sentinel Pass, Paradise Valley, Paradise Creek Trail (T), Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 31-Aug-03, AP493

Pinnacle Mtn (R) from Paradise Valley, Larch Valley, Sentinel Pass, Paradise Valley, Paradise Creek Trail (T), Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 31-Aug-03, AP495

Path along Highline Trail section above Paradise Valley to S, Larch Valley, Sentinel Pass, Paradise Valley, Paradise Creek Trail (T), Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 31-Aug-03, AP496

Paradise Creek and Mt Temple (L), Larch Valley, Sentinel Pass, Paradise Valley, Paradise Creek Trail (T), Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 31-Aug-03, AP499

Lake Louise, Mt Victoria and Victoria Glacier from nr Chateau Lake Louise, Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 1-Sep-03, AP503

Mountains surrounding Morraine Lake, Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 1-Sep-03, AP506

Path along Emerald Lake, Emerald Lake Circuit Trail (T), Yoho NP, British Columbia, Canada, 1-Sep-03, AP509

Path leading up from Whisky Jack Hostel to Iceline Junction, Iceline Trail (T), Yoho NP, British Columbia, Canada, 1-Sep-03, AP514

Lake beloe Emerald Glacier, Iceline Trail (T), Yoho NP, British Columbia, Canada, 1-Sep-03, AP518

Bow Lake and Bow Glacier, Bow Glacier Trail (T), Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 2-Sep-03, AP523

View S along Icefields Parkway Valley from trail leading up to Helen Lake, Helen Lake Trail (T), Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 2-Sep-03, AP525

View SE along North Saskatchewan River from Weeping Wall Viewpoint, Icefields Parkway (T), Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 2-Sep-03, AP530

View NW along North Saskatchewan River from Weeping Wall Viewpoint, Icefields Parkway (T), Banff NP, Alberta, Canada, 2-Sep-03, AP531

Toe of Athabasca Glacier and lake, Icefields Parkway (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 3-Sep-03, AP537

Icebergs in Cavell Pond and Angel Glacier above, Path of the Glacier Loop Trail (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 3-Sep-03, AP541

Icebergs in Cavell Pond and terminal face of Cavell Glacier, Path of the Glacier Loop Trail (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 3-Sep-03, AP543

Angel Glacier from Cavell Meadows (Descent Trail) and Sorrow Peak (3020), Path of the Glacier Loop Trail (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 3-Sep-03, AP545

Bench above treeline and view to SE into Fiddle River Valley, Sulphur Skyline Trail (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 3-Sep-03, AP547

Elk at Jasper Lake, Yellowhead Highway (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 3-Sep-03, AP550

Lake Annette, nr Jasper townsite, Lake Annette Loop Trail (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 4-Sep-03, AP552

Third Lake, Valley of the Five Lakes Trail (T), Jasper NP, Alberta, Canada, 4-Sep-03, AP557