Pictures from Ian and Kat's Digital Camera: Elk Island National Park (Edmonton, AB): June 21, 2011
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Here are pictures from various trips I have taken to faraway (and not-so-faraway) places.


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Although the national park is called Elk Island, we saw no elk. We did, however, see many, many bison.

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The bison were just all over the road.

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So much so, that we had to back the car out and back onto the main road.

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I guess it was called "Bison Loop Road", to be fair.

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A bison and a baby bison start crossing the road.

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There they go, right in front of the car!

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We also saw quite a few beaver lodges, but no beavers.

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We did this hike, which was billed as "3 km, 1–2 hours". But the mosquitos were so thick and annoying, we basically ran the whole thing, and finished in 45 minites.

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On the way back, the bison weren't literally on Bison Loop Road, so we drove it and saw some more by the roadside.

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Also on Bison Loop Road: this little critter. It appears to be a Richardson's ground squirrel.

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Ian Goldberg, ian@paip.net.
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