Saturday afternoon was sublime. One of those October days so special because there are few such days remaining before winter weather sets in. Even though the tables have all been stacked away, I sat out on the patio at the Kicking Horse Cafe savouring a coffee and the view as the sun drifted down to the west….
A dusting of fresh September snow upon “The Reaper” at Paradise in the Purcell Mountains.
Shattered rock and Larches at peak fall colour in British Columbia’s Purcell Mountains.
Watch Peak in Paradise Basin and beyond that, the summit of Mt. Trafalgar in the Purcell Mountains of British Columbia.
September Larches at Paradise in the Purcell Mountains of British Columbia. Beyond is Mt. King George and the Canadian Rockies.
Peak fall colour for these sparsely set Larches on a ridge-top in the Paradise area of the Purcell Mountains. In the background beneath the cloud layer is Mt. King George and the Canadian Rockies.
Fall colours and clearing skies around Mt. Nelson in the Purcell Mountains. Photographed from Panorama Mountain Village.
Gaze into the heart of these mountains and see for yourself. There is the promise of winter! Creeping slowly now so as not to alarm, but soon enough to rapidly expand upon its yet distant domain; most probably while we sleep, dreaming of powder days and adventures with like-minded friends and strangers. Paradox Peak in…