Day 15—Yoho National Park, to Glacier BC

Starting the morning in Johnston Canyon (Banff National Park)…

 

Driving through Yoho National Park!

Spirals Tunnels – woohoo train history!

Takakkaw Falls, one of the tallest in Canada…

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Made it to Glacier National Park, British Columbia!

Campsite…

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Northern California—Day 3!

Waking up to rain in Orick, CA…

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Finally spotted Roosevelt Elk!!!!

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Finding one of the world’s largest totem poles in McKinleyville, CA…!

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Finding murals in Eureka, CA!

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Humboldt Redwoods State Park!!

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Majestic fog amongst the trees…

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Found one of the 6 albino redwood trees in the park (Founders Grove)!!

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Founders Tree…

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Huge root systems…

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Found a second albino redwood tree
(Women’s Federation Grove)!!

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Haivng some fun with the Tiny Planet app…

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Driving through a redwood tree by the Avenue of the Giants…!

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Finally driving home!!

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Northern California—Day 2.1!

This area of California is SO BEAUTIFUL that it deserves an extra day in the blog…

PART 2:  Braving the light rain and giant puddles to visit… Fern Canyon!

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View from above…

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View from below…

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Watching the fog roll in by the beach…

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Dinner in the cabin…

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WA Day 2!

Waking up in Kettle Falls, WA with Michelle!

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Arrived in Republic, WA for a little fossil digging!

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Driving into Canada.  Beautiful countryside…

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Harvest moon…

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Setting up camp…

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Road Trip Day 3!!—California Coast!

Continued our drive south on Highway 1
(Pacific Coast Highway)…

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Stopped at Hearst Castle… so much history!

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…didn’t want to leave…

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Finally made it down to Lake Cachuma… :)

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Long Beach!

Long days are one of the best things about summer.
Spent the afternoon in Long Beach paddle boating, then at the Aquarium.  :)

 

WARNING: 
HANNAH.

THERE IS A PHOTO OF A SHARK.
HANNAH.

 

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HANNAH DON’T LOOK AT THE NEXT PHOTO.

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Everyone looks pooped after a long day…

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