Time  4 hours 6 minutes

Coordinates 568

Uploaded October 13, 2015

Recorded October 2015

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6,507 f
5,842 f
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4.53 mi

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near Eldon, Alberta (Canada)

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(Canadian Rockies) Route on 10/4/2015; 7.5 km; +190 -190; 3 hours. Excursion organized during the trip to Canada with the following itinerary: Morraine Lake, Panorama Ridge Route, Consolation Lake. Participants: Anna, Esther, Josep, Miquel; guide: Hugo. Output type: round trip to the same point; Difficulty: easy.

We are in front of the Morraine Lake, in a day with a lot of fog. Therefore we can not see the mountains of the bottom, an important spectacle but we will be lucky enough to admire when we finish the excursion. We're walking again for Banff National Park, after we've been to Yoho's and we'll end up with Jasper.

To begin with, there is a hillock of rocks and rocks, probably remains of moraine and everything from crowded trunks. Behind the hill, a peak climbs up with the Biblical name of the Tower of Babel. People ascend to one or the other to make better pictures of the lake and the distant mountains, but today, with the fog, it is not so convenient.

The sign made reference to the rock next to it. Thousands of centuries before, a sea reigned on this territory. On the coast and in the few deep places, the gentle waves left the wavy traces in the sand. Over time, tons of sediments deposited and compressed the sand, hardening it and transforming it into hard rock. Here we have an instant of this process, which can be dated in about 540 ... ...

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Lake

1, Park Morraine Lake

1, Park Morraine Lake
Waypoint

2, Panorama Ridge Route

2, Panorama Ridge Route
Waypoint

3, Mushrooms area

3, Mushrooms area
Lake

4, Consolation Lake

4, Consolation Lake

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