Chapter Eleven – Closing Time

Well here we are. Me, you, and the end of another summer. This summer, I am happy to report, was the kind of summer that songs are written about. Maybe not in regards to the weather - we did spend most of the last 4 months wearing long pants and hoodies - but certainly in … Continue reading Chapter Eleven – Closing Time


Chapter Ten – Dog Days

I am so sorry. Turns out I'm really quite horrible at keeping a blog on any kind of schedule. I do have my excuses though... As the title may hint, we have reached the point of the summer where the days are hot, the crowds thick, and the questions tiring. I am immensely enjoying working … Continue reading Chapter Ten – Dog Days

Chapter Eight – The Storm

Well it's that time of year again: Summertime. If that doesn't instill a mild sense of panic in you then you've clearly never had to witness summer in Banff. This year started off with a particularly massive bang in that Canada Day happened to fall on a Friday, making it not only the beginning of … Continue reading Chapter Eight – The Storm

Chapter Three – The Roads Now Taken

In the autumn of 1905 the province of Alberta was formed under the Canadian Confederation, the 11th out of an eventual 13 provinces and territories. By this time the Rocky Mountain Park had already been expanded twice, turning MacDonald's original 26²km park into a whopping 11,400²km one. It would later be downsized and tweaked until … Continue reading Chapter Three – The Roads Now Taken