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Re: Takakkaw Falls, Yoho National Park, British Columbia

Lestertheinvestor ·
I certainly remember these falls and this area with fond memories.
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Re: Takakkaw Falls, Yoho National Park, British Columbia

DrFumblefinger ·
LestertheInvestor -- If you look closely at the photo of the four shadows in the river, you may recognize one of them as yours!
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Re: Takakkaw Falls, Yoho National Park, British Columbia

GarryRF ·
Really good quality photos DrF. I love looking at frozen landscapes - on a screen ! Your words about reflection jogged my memory. Ever been walking through a store and see someone you think you recognise in the distance ? And as you get closer you realise its a mirror you're walking towards ! My wife says I need glasses - but its OK - I stop before I get into a conversation !
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7 Helpful Travel Photography Tips

Hamish McLaren (Guest) ·
Hamish McLaren shares some tips to help you take great holiday photos and use them to your best advantage.
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The Burgess Shale, Stanley Glacier, Kootenay National Park (Where Gumbo was #211)

DrFumblefinger ·
Gumbo was visiting the fossil rich deposits of the Burgess Shale. These are at a newly discovered site in the Stanley Glacier basin of Kootenay National Park.
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Where in the World is TravelGumbo (#212)

Travel Rob ·
Gumbo is constantly moving and for WITW 212 ,he ends up here. Follow the daily clues and take a guess!
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, October 8, 2015: Kakabeka Falls, Oliver Paipoonge, Ontario

Ottoman ·
  Kakabeka Falls is a waterfall on the Kaministiquia River, located beside the village of Kakabeka Falls in the municipality of Oliver Paipoonge , Ontario, 30 km (19 mi) west of the city of Thunder Bay. The falls have a drop of...
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The Royal Tyrrell Museum, Drumheller, Alberta (Where Gumbo was #259)

DrFumblefinger ·
Gumbo was visiting the fabulous Royal Tyrrell Museum in Alberta. The Museum is home to the largest collection of dinosaur fossils in the world. A fascinating destination for the entire family.
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, May 4,2014: Beavertail State Park, Jamestown RI

Jonathan L ·
    Beavertail State Park in Jamestown RI has rocky shoreline composed of layered shale and limestone. This has created some beautiful erosion patterns especially at the edge of the rocks where they meet the bay. For more information on this...
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, Sept. 23, 2013: Whaleback Trail, Yoho National Park, British Columbia

DrFumblefinger ·
 Yoho National Park is one of four National Parks in the Canadian Rockies.  Yoho seems a bit of an odd name but it’s very appropriate.  To the Cree people Yoho meant “Awe and Wonder”.  That impression remains...
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Takakkaw Falls, Yoho National Park, British Columbia

DrFumblefinger ·
There are hundreds of amazing places in the Canadian Rockies.  Beautiful lakes and rivers, wonderful mountain peaks and breath-taking vistas from high alpine meadows.  Yoho National Park, in eastern British Columbia, straddles the...
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A Visit to Ireland: (Part 7) the Cliffs of Moher

DrFumblefinger ·
    Our journey around Ireland next took us north to the  Cliffs of Moher .  From Dingle we headed through Tralee then to the Tarbert ferry over the River Shannon.  The ferry ride can save you considerable time (the other...
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October 2, 2020: Rivers in Yoho National Park

DrFumblefinger ·
DrFumblefinger visits Yoho National Park in early summer, when the rivers are filled with thaw from the high alpine regions.
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Taughannock Falls State Park

Jonathan L ·
Jonathan L takes a hike along Taughannock Creek to the 215-foot falls
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