Camping at Castle Falls

With the free entrance to the National Parks for Canada 150 I’ve been trying to find other campgrounds around Alberta to camp at to avoid the crowds. We took the opportunity in late July to check out Castle Falls in southwestern Alberta.

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Aurora – May 27th/28th, 2017

The G3 Storm watch went up saturday afternoon, with a good chance of aurora across the entire country!  The only downside was that it doesn’t get dark until after 11pm in the spring months, so it was going to be a late night. I headed out early to Lake Minnewanka as it fills up quick with other people hoping to catch of the Northern Lights.

Aurora

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Aurora – April 21/22

I haven’t had much luck this past year in catching aurora, it was either during the work week or any alerts came through on a cloudy/snowy night. So when I checked late friday night I was pretty stoked to see that there was a pretty decent show on. The Lyrids were also peaking through the weekend, I was able to see a couple, but don’t think I caught any on the camera.

Aurora

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