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Grassi Lakes

Upper and Low Grassi Lakes are located near Canmore. in the Nordic Center Provincial Park. The lakes are named after Lawrence Grassi. According to Wikipedia, he was a climbing guide and built many trails in the area, including the one to these lakes. Previous Next

Sky Walk, Columbia Icefield

The SkyWalk is a 1 km-long engineering marvel that offers magnificent views of the Sunwapta Valley from a glass-bottom bridge 280 meters high. The Skywalk is supported by weathered steel cantilevers. This steel is environmentally friendly and practically maintenance-free. The metal rusts over time. This initial rust seals the steel preventing it from further rusting.  …

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