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.