Southeast British Columbia & Southwest Alberta – September 2017

The trip continued north into Far Southeastern British Columbia, where we found the town of Sparwood, which was a mining town. It is now home of the ‘World’s Largest Truck’!

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We continued on into Alberta and visited the site of Frank, Alberta. In 1903 the mountain gave way, burying much of the small town in rocks and mud. Today an interpretive center reminds all how mighty nature can be.

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The road to Calgary took us back into the Prairies, but ran along side the Front Range of Alberta.

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Farms were numerous until we reached Calgary.

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