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Columbia Icefield (bet. Banff & Jasper)
Highlight of the scenic 'Icefields Parkway' drive
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Ruby at the start of trail towards the glacier

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Small lagoon created by glacier

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Signage in English and French

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Pep talk before hike to the mouth of glacier

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Close up near the mouth of glacier

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Massive chunks of ice

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Simply massive

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Soil and ice mix

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Rocks, soil and ice mix

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Just a wee portion of the glacier

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Near information center

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Floating ice mass

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View of glacier from the highway

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Information center with restaurant & gift shop

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Tourists mill at one of the several entrance doors

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Glacier Discovery center

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Don and Ellen got their coffees

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Don pose with vintage snow truck

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Don and Bong at Columbia Icefield Parkway