Tagged With "Horseshoe Canyon"

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An introduction to Alberta's Badlands: Hiking in Horseshoe Canyon

DrFumblefinger ·
Most of the hikes I've featured on TravelGumbo are in Alberta's Rocky Mountains, with good reason.  The scenery in these mountains is truly spectacular, the altitude not overly taxing, and the long summer days are usually dry and sunny.  But...
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Alberta's Badlands, Horseshoe Canyon

DrFumblefinger ·
Alberta's Badlands, Horseshoe Canyon
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Alberta's Badlands, Horseshoe Canyon

DrFumblefinger ·
Alberta's Badlands, Horseshoe Canyon
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Alberta's Badlands, Horseshoe Canyon

DrFumblefinger ·
Alberta's Badlands, Horseshoe Canyon
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The Niagara River and Horseshoe Falls

DrFumblefinger ·
DrFumblefinger shares a visit to lovely and memorable Horseshoe Falls, also known as Canadian Falls.
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Re: An introduction to Alberta's Badlands: Hiking in Horseshoe Canyon

PHeymont ·
The visible geological processes, and the stubborn persistence of life among them, are just fascinating...Thanks for the view!
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Niagara Falls: Pretty much the complete guide

Jonathan L ·
Yes there will be a lot of people when visit Niagara Falls, but it is still worth the trip. Jonathan L gives his impressions and advice
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February 12, 2019: Niagara's American Falls

DrFumblefinger ·
DrFumblefinger shares a few images of American Falls, the USA side of Niagara Falls, New York.
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February 28, 2019: The "Maid of the Mist"

DrFumblefinger ·
DrFumblefinger shares the story behind one of North America's wettest boat adventures, a ride on the Maid of the Mist in Niagara Falls.
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Re: Niagara Falls: Pretty much the complete guide

DrFumblefinger ·
A nice summary of an amazing place! Basically the water of the great lakes flows over this precipice -- but actually just half the water. Ontario Hydro diverts the other half of the water for electricity production and to reduce the rate of erosion of the precipice. The town itself is very touristy, but after you've visited the falls I'd recommend leaving town and exploring some of the Niagara Peninsula. Great orchards and vineyards, small towns, like Niagara-on-the-Lake, and one of my...
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Re: Niagara Falls: Pretty much the complete guide

PHeymont ·
Haven't been to the Falls since our kids were young...but you've just put it back on our bucket list!
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