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Maligne Lake on a Cloudy Day

It was a dark and cloudy day…snicker, snicker. Couldn’t resist starting this way, though it is not recommended in writing class.There was a deer beside the parking lot at Maligne Lake that I took a photo of with my long lens, then a line-up of tourists followed it from about 20 feet away.

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Also a Grey Jay stopped by, begging.They are not nick-named “camp robbers” for nothing.

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This is a no-no. C’mon, people, the garbage can is only a few feet away, and this is grizzly bear country. If you want to visit the National Parks show some respect.That includes slowing down to the posted speed on the highways.

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It was very overcast and the tour had closed a week earlier.The usual blue lake was grey so I decided to shoot some close-ups.

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I mentioned the tour, and I would recommend the boat tour. It was expensive when I went, but i felt it was worth every penny. As you get closer to  the iconic Spirit Island some 2o kilometers down the lake , the water turns a deeper turquoise and is stunningly beautiful and sadly,  this isn’t one of my better shots.

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