Ron Hanko's photos with the canada

Mount Robson, Rearguard and Berg Lake

Mount Robson, Rearguard and Berg Lake
This was the grand view from the Mumm Basin trail the last night of our backpacking trip to Mount Robson Provincial Park. We had set up camp at Robson Pass and hiked up the Mumm Basin trail for this view of the valley below. From right to left are Robso…
Added on August  1, 2018

Mount Robson

Mount Robson
This was Mount Robson and the top of Berg Glacier from the Mumm Basin trail as the light faded and the clouds moved in. We would leave because of cloudy weather and the threat of rain the next day.
Added on August  1, 2018

Mount Robson and Berg Lake

Mount Robson and Berg Lake
Taken from across the valley and up the Mumm Basin trail, the photo shows the fading light on Mount Robson and Berg Lake.
Added on August  1, 2018

Last Light on Berg Glacier

Last Light on Berg Glacier
After setting up camp at Robson Pass and eating a quick meal we hiked up the Mumm Basin trail, a steep trail that took us up the other side of the valley from Mount Robson. We went up for the views of Mount Robson (more views in the inset photos), the gl…
Added on August  3, 2018

Northern Twayblade

Northern Twayblade
The Northern Twayblade is such a tiny orchid that it often goes unnoticed. We were looking for it and found it at various places along the Berg Lake trail. It is found in the northern part of Washington state but is very rare there. It is common furthe…
Added on July 31, 2018

Heart-leaved Twayblade

Heart-leaved Twayblade
Along Berg Lake we found hundreds of these tiny orchids, the Heart-leaved Twayblade and its relative the Northern Twayblade (see inset). The Heart-leaved Twayblade comes in two color forms, red and green and is often no taller than 8 cm.
Added on July 31, 2018

Heart-leaved Twayblade

Heart-leaved Twayblade
Along Berg Lake we found hundreds of these tiny orchids, the Heart-leaved Twayblade and its relative the Northern Twayblade (see inset). The Heart-leaved Twayblade comes in two color forms, red and green (see inset) and is often no taller than 8 cm. Int…
Added on August  2, 2018

Eastern Fairy Slipper

Eastern Fairy Slipper
Along Berg Lake and the Mumm Basin trail we found a number of orchids, these Eastern Fairy Slippers among them. Rather poorly named, the Eastern Fairy Slipper is found nearly all the way across the northern USA and Canada and is distinguished from the We…
Added on July 31, 2018

Eastern Fairy Slipper

Eastern Fairy Slipper
Along Berg Lake and the Mumm Basin trail we found a number of orchids, these Eastern Fairy Slippers among them. Rather poorly named, the Eastern Fairy Slipper is found nearly all the way across the northern USA and Canada and is distinguished from the We…
Added on August  2, 2018

Mount Robson

Mount Robson
This was the view from our camp at Robson Pass. We were camped in the open along this stream (our water source) which flows from Adolphus Lake into Berg Lake.
Added on August  1, 2018