Sheep River Falls and Flowers

You will have seen by now that the Exploring Alberta Team has some favourite locations that we like to share with guests when they come for a visit.  Often, these are easy walks or hikes to a spectacular vista or in this particular case a beautiful set of waterfalls on the Sheep River.  It was first shared…

Beaten Up for Ice Bulls

You might recall from our first adventure to Lower Kananaskis Lake we described a certain “duality” to the place.   Despite our hopes and optimism, we were to experience the harder side of the lake this time. There was uncertainty in the air as we drove the truck into Kananaskis Country at least a half an hour ahead of the sun.…

Blown Away by the Sheep River

There is a certain sense of adventure that comes with nearly everything we do in our first year in Alberta.  There has certainly not been a shortage of activities and adventures that have been recommended by friends and followers particularly where fishing is concerned.  A good friend suggested that the Sheep River canyon would be an amazing…