Gasping Glaciers

Melting is what is happening here. Glaciers hundreds, thousands of years old starting to slip away. It is quite a sight to see.

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…and the wildlife is startling.

The power of water is awesome…

It’s such a water fest, endless streams of water seeming to come from nowhere.

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Our chalets were right along the river. Been there since the Forties : )

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…and we had some guests one morning. Unannounced, but quite entertaining.

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…and at night it looks like this:

 

all in a day’s hike!

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We were climbing quite far up by the Edith Cavel glacier area on September 18th, when we received some cool news from daughter, Jenna and her beau Ryan:

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We were thrilled, what a gift to get in the middle of nowhere and with a rainbow too!!!

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