Male Snowy Owl in flight, Drumheller (near Calgary), Alberta, Canada
Up A Tree
Black Bear Sow and Cub, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
Bull Bugling - A bull elk is in a mating frenzy during the elk rut and bugles to let the cows know that HE is ready.
Bull Elk On Target
Bull Elk On Target - A bull elk senses that a cow elk is in estrous and is ready to mate.
Sensing A mate
Sensing A mate - A bull elk is receiving the scent of a cow elk in estrous that may be ready to mate.
Almost Hidden - Mother elk hides her baby in the tall grass and scrub while she grazes for the family.
Babes in the Woods
Babes in the Woods - Two newborn elk calf twins trot together through the woods and suddenly find themselves out in the open. Fortunately for me.
Short Stop - A newborn elk calf (just 2-3 weeks old) jumps playfully out of the woods and stops short and stares at an equally startled group of people on a hiking trail, before it jumps back into the woods.
Touch of Velvet
Touch of Velvet - Just a touch of velvet on these growing 6x6 point antlers of a bull elk.
Bull in the Bush
"Bull in the Bush" - A bull elk eats its way through the bushes making an interesting motion with its antlers. The velvet coverage on the antlers indicate new growth.
Time To Wash Your Face
Time To Wash Your Face - Mother elk attends to her newborn calf (still has spots on its fur) by washing its face with her tongue. Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada.
Safe To Come Out?
Safe To Come Out - Jastper Nat Pk Alberta
Up A Tree - A newborn black bear cub appears to be stuck "up a tree"
Red Fox Kits Drinking Buddies
Red Fox Kit, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta, Canada
Red Fox Kit in Black Fox Hole
Red Fox Kit, Waterton Lakes National Park, Canada
Sunrise on the Prince of Wales Hotel
Sunrise on the Prince of Wales Hotel, Waterton lakes Village, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta, Canada
Moraine Lake Panorama
Moraine Lake, Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada
Moraine Lake Pano #1
Moraine Lake Pano #1 Banff Nat Pk
Moraine Lake Pano #2
Moraine Lake, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta
Lets Climb A Tree
In Pursuit of Ewe
A bighorn sheep ram pursues a bighorn ewe in estrous for mating.
Help Get Me Out Of Here
Black Bear Cub, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada
Give Me A Boost
Curious Blond Black Bear Cub
Cinnamon colored black bear cub, Waterton National Park, Alberta, Canada
Black Bear Mother and Cinnamon Colored Cub Sniffing
A brown black bear sow and her year old cinnamon colored cub, Waterton National Park, Alberta, Canada
Black Bear Mother and Cub Picnic
Black Bear Sow and its cinnamon colored cub enjoy a picnic, Waterton lakes National Park, Alberta, Canada
Bighorn Ram Watching
A bighorn ram emerges from the forest and watches for potential threats.