Kootenay Lake

A lake is the landscape’s most beautiful and expressive feature. It is earth’s eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature.

Henry David Thoreau

Westwind Pass

“There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.”
-Beverly Sills

Ptarmigan Cirque

Between every two pines there is a doorway to a new world.
-John Muir

Plain of Six Glaciers

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go. – T.S. Eliot

Covid-19 Pandemic

Pleasure is a shadow, wealth is vanity, and power a pageant; but knowledge is ecstatic in enjoyment, perennial in frame, unlimited in space and indefinite in duration.
De Witt Clinton

Mount Hoffmann

“I go to nature to be soothed and healed and to have my senses put in order”
-John Burroughs