calypso orchid

Calypso Orchids

The delicate Calypso orchid, also called Fairy Slipper or Venus Slipper, is a beautiful wildflower with a growing season from mid-May to early June and found commonly in many places when hiking the Canadian Rockies. Of course, this timing is

Tips for Hiking In Bear Country

The Do’s and Don’ts for Hiking in Bear Country Here is a list of “Do’s and “Don’ts” when Hiking the mountain trails or walking around a town that is “home” to bears (Canmore and Banff, for example). Hiking Bear Country