August 19 – September 3, 2017
with Christian Heeb
Photo Tour through Western Canada with Christian & Regula Heeb. This tour takes you from the dream city of Vancouver through the landscapes of British Columbia into the heart of the Rocky Mountains in Alberta and the crown jewels of Canada’s national parks Jasper and Banff.
We explore this magnificent mountain world with its rugged mountains, silent turquoise lakes and waterfalls in two comfortable all-wheel vehicles, or a van. We have the opportunity to see many animals and dedicate ourselves midst of the marvelous nature of landscape photography. As always Christian Heeb shows where his favorite spots are and gives participants the opportunity to photograph on their own.
This tour can be combined with the Photo Tour `Queen Charlotte Islands´ from September 2 – 9, 2017 (coming soon)
Registration can be done through the ticket menu to reserve a spot. Limited seats available. Only 4 more open spots.
CAD 5,520 (US$ 4,495) per person sharing double room
CAD 7,250 (US$ 5,910) Single Room
Participants: 4-9, full! with waiting list
These are still 2015 prices, we will adjust as soon as we have current prices.
August 19. – September 3. 2017
Saturday, August 19: Individual arrival in Vancouver. Overnight Vancouver
Sunday, August 20: We leave the city of Vancouver in the morning heading east along the Fraser River to British Columbia’s wine country. Photography in the picturesque Okanagon Valley Overnight in Penticon. (4 Hours) Lakes, vistas, vineyards.
Monday, August 21: Morning photography in the wine region. Heading east towards the Rockies and Mount Revelstoke. Stunning BC landscapes en route. Afternoon shoot flower meadows and scenery in National Park. Overnight in Revelstoke. (3:20 Hours)
Tuesday, August 22: Drive to the Bavarian town Kimberley. Visit Fort Steele. Overnight in Kimberley (4:15 Hours)
Wednesday, August 23: Head to Waterton Lakes National Park. Visit and photograph famous vistas and Prince of Wales Hotel. ( 3:30 )
Thursday, August 24: Another day of exploring Waterton Lakes National Park. Possible Grizzly bear sightings. Wildlife.
Friday, August 25: Head to Banff National Park. Along the Rocky Mountain front. Photography in the Park with great scenic beauty.
Saturday, August 26: Banff National Park. Mount Rundle and Vermilion Lakes, Moraine Lake, Lake Louise. Iconic mountain vistas. Sunrise and sunset photography.
Sunday, August 27: Drive the famous Icefield Parkway with stunning vistas like famed Peyto Lake and Columbia Icefield. Chances of seeing Bighorn sheep and other wildlife.
Monday, August 28: Jasper National Park with scenic icons and wildlife
Tuesday, August 29: Jasper National Park. Lakes, gorges, wildlife
Wednesday, August 30: Drive through Mount Robson Provincial Park to Wells Grey Provincial Park. Picturesque Rocky Mountain vistas.
Thursday, August 31: Visit the Park and the stunning Helmcken Falls. Remote and seldom visited part of the Rockies. Lots of local flavor and beautiful landscapes. Pioneer feeling.
Friday, September 1: Leave Wells Grey and drive to Whistler. Photography in and around this resort town. (5:44)
Saturday, September 2: Drive back to Vancouver
Sunday, September 3: Flight home or flight to Queen Charlotte Islands for nature adventure.
The itinerary can change due to the weather and other unvorseen situations.
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Canadian Rockies Photo Tour