Anne Elliott's photos with the NW of Calgary

Remembering winter

Remembering winter
Just noticed that there is a Deer walking on the hillside, just up and to the right of the cupola on the barn roof.

On 24 February 2018, I made the most of a sunny day and went for a 3-hour walk at Griffith Woods with friends. After going for lunch wi…
Added on May  2, 2018

Ghost Reservoir

Ghost Reservoir
Ha, ha, I just HAVE to post this today! Everyone's feelings about our insane, endless winter.

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My intention on 4 October 2017, had been to drive some of the back roads a bit further north of where I have been two or three times befo…
Added on April  8, 2018

A view from yesterday

A view from yesterday
Our high temperature today is expected to be PLUS 1C (windchill -8C) with roughly the same for the next four days - and then the snow returns yet again. We have had a few beautifully sunny days and yesterday, 24 February 2018, I made the most of it and w…
Added on February 25, 2018

Plain, but welcome

Plain, but welcome
Our high temperature today is expected to be PLUS 1C (windchill -8C) with roughly the same for the next four days - and then the snow returns yet again. We have had a few beautifully sunny days and yesterday, 24 February 2018, I made the most of it and w…
Added on February 25, 2018

Who am I?

Who am I?
This morning started off overcast and now, unexpectedly, it has started to snow. I'm sure snow was not in the forecast. Ha, five minutes later, and the snow has stopped.

I'm posting three less-than-inspiring images this morning, mainly as a record of a…
Added on February 22, 2018

Rusty and abandoned

Rusty and abandoned
This morning started off overcast and now, unexpectedly, it has started to snow. I'm sure snow was not in the forecast. Ha, five minutes later, and the snow has stopped.

I'm posting three less-than-inspiring images this morning, mainly as a record of a…
Added on February 22, 2018

What is this?

What is this?
This morning started off overcast and now, unexpectedly, it has started to snow. I'm sure snow was not in the forecast. Ha, five minutes later, and the snow has stopped.

I'm posting three less-than-inspiring images this morning, mainly as a record of a…
Added on February 22, 2018

Pine Grosbeak female or juvenile

Pine Grosbeak female or juvenile
This photo was taken on 29 December 2017, when four of us (using just one car) took part in the annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count for the Cochrane Wildlife Reserve area. I'm not sure why it's called Wildlife Reserve, as it consists of back roads and fa…
Added on January 20, 2018

Miniature horses in a winter playground

Miniature horses in a winter playground
If it looks cold, it's because it WAS cold - brutally cold!

This photo was taken on 29 December 2017, when four of us (using just one car) took part in the annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count for the Cochrane Wildlife Reserve area. I'm not sure why it's…
Added on January 18, 2018

Old barns in winter

Old barns in winter
If it looks cold, it's because it WAS cold - brutally cold!

This photo was taken on 29 December 2017, when four of us (using just one car) took part in the annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count for the Cochrane Wildlife Reserve area. I'm not sure why it's…
Added on January 18, 2018