One more return to winter in Banff

Snowstorm on Banff Avenue 2014 © Christopher Martin

The snow returned for a weekend long storm.  I was in Banff for a night and this was the town on Saturday morning.  Heavy snow then and more since then.

Waiting at the bus stop - 2014 © Christopher Martin

The night before I was out for a walk and a friend at the bus stop suggested a photo of the storm.  The flash lit up the flakes of snow between me and them and illustrate this spring storm’s intensity.

Elk on the edge of Vermilion Lake - 2014 © Christopher Martin

A herd of elk fanned out on the edge of the first Vermilion Lake and, with a slight break in the low cloud, one flank of Mount Rundle came into view to make for a nice scene.

5 responses

  1. beautiful shots, i especially like the herd of elk.

    June 28, 2014 at 12:41 pm

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  3. Fraz

    great timing .. cool effects

    May 14, 2014 at 3:57 am

  4. Even thought I am so over winter for this year, these are gorgeous photos.

    May 5, 2014 at 5:38 pm

  5. Banff is such a lovely place to visit. Did you go to the hotsprings?

    May 5, 2014 at 8:15 am

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