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May 29, 2017 - Side trip to Falls

Water Fall, Dinosaurs and an Inukshuk. We heard about a lovely drive to see a waterfall so we went off on an adventure down to Timber Ridge. One of the first explorers to the area was Prescott Fay who explored the area north of Jasper in 1912 and discovered the many features of the area. Another explorer Prentiss Gray arrived in 1927. Alex Monkman discovered a pass through the Rocky Mountains in the late 1930s. In the mid 30s a trail was blazed through the mountains known as the Monkman Pass, the lowest pass through the Rocky Mountains. In...

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