A busy month for sure, like being shot out of a Cannon at the Stampede!
|A scene from the Calgary Airport.
Quick hide, someone is coming
Stampede 2015 - First Friday Stampede Parade, a few work parties during the day, a birthday at the Calgary Tower, a night at Ranchmans and the final Sunday at the Stampede Grounds to spread over the 10 days. Good times.
|Here we go!
|Yes, Canada has a tank
|And lots of Bulls
|Girls just love men in uniform
|This guy won't make
it 10 days!
A little Western Dance show during the Willbros party and a Blast from the Past.
|Donny S, my first weight training
coach and son of my first babysitter
|I won't dare go out on the glass floor.
|The Tower from the street
|Sign at the Casino entrance to Cowboys.
|Making out, still totally fine at
|And winking is good too
|Happy 40th Mackenzie
|Looks like a good place
|Always a mechanical bull
|More of these signs Calgary!!!
|Team: Tanya, Nathan, Jessy, Me
|Massive inside these Teepees
|Pigging out on Pricy Food!
Those Little Donuts, famous for as long as I can remember.
|Winner of Best Food on a Stick 2015
The Peanut Butter Cupboard's
Although heavy and sweet I wasn't
wasting a drop of it!
Some crazy spectacular basket ball dunk.
|Just stand there and lose
|Superdogs - Hollywoof
|Check out the air time
|Argentina comes to the Stampede, Mate and
Those Little Donuts
|The caption says it all ;-)
|On the catwalk, catwalk yeah
|Light up the sky
|What a day!
|Not the best packing for 3 days
|Man, a moto ride through BC looks good
|Into the mountains
|Chateau Lake Louise
|Beautiful spot, but chilly for a swim
An afternoon stop in Golden to enjoy one of my favourite places in the world at the top of Kicking Horse Mountain - Eagle Eye Restaurant. Later closer to the bottom of the mountain we had a visit with Boo the Grizzly bear.
|Gondola to the top
|Guided climbs available
|Good spot for a think...
|Down and then up to the Grizzly Refuge
|Big grizzly that Boo, who is now more than 12 years old.
On the lake staying in Eagle Bay 3 nights which quickly turned in to 4 due to our addiction to the lovely area and company.
|Billy the Great
|Easy stuff, right?
|Cosy private accommodation
|Brent's kids loving it
|Brent's other kids from Argentina
|Kinda like the Corona ads
|Navy Seals with multiple
|The peace of a paddle board
|Wake Surfing, I don't get it
|No, I mean I really don't get it...
|Chilly for some
A few other points from July
|Red Baron bought last year, sold
after only 30 km driven as it is not
needed for the movie
|Turbo will be alright and now he has twice the parking
|Visited the grave of Pete
|Burial of Uncle Bill
|Prairie Sunset an hour from Calgary
|My Grandma Emma who had a mild heart attack at the
Funeral. Tough day for her for sure loosing her best friend.
|Me, Auntie Tony, Bonny
|Hertiage Park, minutes from my
|Full of nature
|"Hey Pearl, you got ya tickets ready for those foreigners"
|When did onions become the size
|Funny business name "White Disposal"
|A nice spot by the Kicking Horse
|The classic Alberta sign, love it.
|Riders fans are the biggest
|That's a good beer at
Grizzly Paw, Canmore
|Two years in a row I find parking by the "asshole" parker
|View of the Hertiage Park Ferry
|Cool change counter at the bank
|RCMP Teepee next to the
Native party stage. Security.