Bears cause a real traffic jam, especially if it’s a sow with cubs.
Super cute, but we are glad to have a long lens for this.
Sheep also cause traffic jams. Maybe you could call this a “ram jam.”
This dude (or dudette?) has clearly been fed by tourists. It stuck it’s head in the window of every single car that inched by.
Bull elk, with the biggest rack we have seen yet
They don’t look scary until they lock eyes with you and you begin to wonder how fast you could get back into the car and close the door.
He may not look like the brightest bulb in the box, but I swear he looked both ways carefully before crossing the street.
Beyond wildlife spotting, we were able to get a few short hikes and excursions in between the daily thunderstorms.
We are now in Lake Louise at Banff National Park to the south. We found some wifi (which is why you’re reading this) so we hope to keep a steady stream of updates coming for the remainder of the week.