North America Photos
Victoria City Inner Harbour Parliament Buildings
A beautiful city both by day and night, the inner harbour of Victoria, the Capital City of British Columbia, is punctuated by the illuminated Parliament Buildings as a backdrop. Seasonal flowers also adorn the waterfront.
A graceful city and the capital of British Columbia in Canada, Victoria is always presented as clean and inviting. The inner harbour features a two level waterfront path which presents views of the marina and the Parliament Buildings which at night is illuminated ...
St John's City Newfoundland Labrador
The view over the city of St John's in Newfoundland Labrador from Signal Hill National Historic Site is one of the best of the city. From the cathedral to the harbour and beyond.
City of St John's seen from the Signal Hill National Historic Site in St John's, St John's Harbour, St John's Bay, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Newfoundland Labrador, Canada.
Parliament Hill Ottawa Buildings Dusk
A symbol of Canadian politics, the historic buildings of Parliament Hill in the vibrant city of Ottawa stand out at dusk on the high up on the shores of the Ottawa River in the Province of Ontario, Canada.
View of Parliament Hill seen from Nepean Point at dusk in the city of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Toronto City Skyline Dusk
Lake Ontario provides the perfect foreground for a beautiful Toronto City Skyline picture as dusk falls over the province of Ontario, Canada. The CN Tower and Rogers Centre are definitely iconic symbols of the city and make for an interesting skyline.
Skyline of Toronto with CN Tower and Rogers Centre at dusk, City of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Forks National Historic Site Dusk Winnipeg
The still waters of the Assiniboine River reflect the lights of the marina and surrounding buildings at The Forks National Historic Site during dusk in the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Assiniboine River Marina and the Market and Tower at The Forks, a National Historic Site in the City of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Montreal City Old Port Skyline Dusk
A beautiful dusk picture of the Old Port district in the City of Montreal where the clock tower is lit up as is the horizon behind this city which sits on the shores of the mighty St Lawrence River in Quebec, Canada.
City of Montreal Skyline and the Clock Tower in the Old Montreal Port at sunset seen from across the St Lawrence River at the Navette vers le Vieux-Port on Ile Sainte-Helene, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Calgary City Skyline Sunset Alberta
One of the most attractive skylines in Canada is waiting for tourist in Calgary, Alberta, of course there is much more to see like the famous Calgary Stampede, the Tower and many other tourist attractions.
Calgary skyline of high-rise buildings, the Calgary Tower, and the Centre Street Bridge spanning the Bow River at sunset after light snowfall during early winter in the City of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Lake Audy Sunset Riding Mountain NP
Stretching out like an oasis in the middle of Manitoba, Lake Audy in Riding Mountain National Park is a popular destination for both visitors and residents of Canada. In this picture of a wooden wharf leading off towards the sunset, the lake has been turn
Sunset over a wooden wharf at Lake Audy, Riding Mountain National Park, Manitoba, Canada.
Pacific Rim National Park Sunset
The sun sets to the west and what better place to observe sunset when on the West Coast of Vancouver Island than from along the sandy shores of South Beach in the Pacific Rim National Park.
Water swirling around rocks along South Beach during sunset, Pacific Rim National Park, Long Beach Unit, Clayoquot Sound UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, West Coast, Pacific Ocean, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.
Snow Ice Formations Yoho National Park
Though many attractions are closed during the winter months in Yoho National Park, the Natural Bridge is open year round. During winter, snow and ice formations form on the Kicking Horse River making for an interesting sight and photography.
Irregular formations of snow and ice make a great subject for winter photography. Yoho National Park features an attraction called the Natural Bridge which is one of the only attractions open during the winter months.
Snow and ice build up along ...
Vermilion Lake Moon Dusk Reflection
Situated near the town of Banff, 2nd Vermilion Lake is partially frozen during the winter months but still provides enough open space for a reflection of the wonderful winter scenery and full moon at dusk.
Snow covered Mount Rundle (2949 metres/9675 feet) and Tunnel Mountain (1692 metre/5551 feet) with reflections on a partially frozen 2nd Vermilion Lake with full moon over the snow capped Fairholme Range at dusk during winter near the town of Banff ...
Western Brook Pond Tour Gros Morne
Dwarfed by the towering cliffs of Western Brook Pond in Gros Morne National Park, the tour boat West Brook II conducts a tour of the lake which was once a fjord directly connected to the sea.
The tour boat West Brook II travelling beside the cliffs of Western Brook Pond, Gros Morne National Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Viking Trail, Trails to the Vikings, Highway 430, Northern Peninsula, Great Northern Peninsula, Newfoundland Labrador, ...
Spring Big Horn Sheep Lamb Banff NP
A big horn sheep lamb frolicks in the spring warmth in Banff National Park along the Lake Minnewanka Loop Road. This lamb is only about 2-3 months old at the most, born in the spring when the snow begins to melt in the Rocky Mountains.
Bighorn sheep lamb, Ovis canadensis, along the Lake Minnewanka Loop Road, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada.
Mistaya River Winter Tourist Banff National Park
A beautiful scene on the banks of the snowcovered Mistaya River during winter in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. Mounta Sarbach towers above the forest in the background while a tourist takes in the scenery.
Woman with snowshoes looking at the snow covered winter landscape surrounding the Mistaya River with Mount Sarbach (3155 metres/10351 feet) in the background, Mistaya Canyon, Icefields Parkway, Banff National Park, Canadian Rocky Mountains, Alberta, Canada ...
Rocky Harbour Sunset Gros Morne Newfoundland
Sunset marks a dramatic end to a beautiful day in Rocky Harbour, situated in the heart of Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland. The headland which hosts Lobster Cove Lighthouse is silhouetted during sunset while the waters of the marina still sparkle un
Rocky Harbour Marina with Lobster Cove Lighthouse in the background at sunset, Rocky Harbour, Gros Morne National Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Viking Trail, Trails to the Vikings, Highway 430, Newfoundland Labrador, Newfoundland, Canada.
Wood Bridge Vancouver Island Sunset
An old wood bridge leads towards the tree lined shores of Kennedy Lake on Vancouver Island. The trees are silhouetted by the sunset on a beautiful calm evening.
Old wooden bridge spanning the entrance to Clayoquot Arm of Kennedy Lake at sunset, a transition area of the Clayoquot Sound UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.
Frozen Waterfall Johnston Canyon Banff NP
Deep winter takes hold in Banff National Park as ice forms in Johnston Canyon freezing the Upper Falls waterfall in time. Though the waterfall is frozen, Johnston Creek remains mostly free-flowing.
Ice formations at the base of the Upper Falls along the Johnston Creek during winter, Johnston Canyon, Banff National Park, Canadian Rocky Mountains, Alberta, Canada. Banff National Park forms part of the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks UNESCO World ...
Kaministiquia River Waterfall Aerial Ontario
An impressive aerial view of the Kaministiquia River and Kakabeka Falls waterfall in Ontario, Canada. The Waterfall is situated in the Kakabeka Falls Provincial Park near Thunder Bay.
The Kaministiquia River was one of the most important water routes for Canadian fur traders wanting to travel to western Canada from the Great Lakes. Imagine paddling up stream then coming across Kakabeka Falls - the largest falls in the Lake Superior ...
White Bear River Falls Waterfall Labrador
No roads lead to White Bear River Falls, a waterfall deep in the wilderness of Labrador, Newfoundland Labrador, Canada. The only access is via helicopter or possibly a long boat ride.
Salmon abound here in the White Bear River, even near the falls which provide a stunning backdrop for the fisherman. The White Bear River Falls are situated in Labrador and are a popular fishing spot for clients staying at a nearby luxury lodge.
Aguasabon Falls Terrace Bay
A torrent of water plunges over the rocks of Aguasabon Falls near Terrace Bay in Ontario, Canada then squeezes through the Aguasabon Gorge enroute to Lake Superior. The river passes over bedrock some 2.6 billion years old.
Though access to the Aguasabon Falls is available year round, the best time to see them is during a spring flood such as in this picture. The falls are located right in Terrace Bay which is situated on the shores of Lake Superior, Ontario, Canada.
New York State Attraction American Falls
Situated on the US side, the American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls are together a popular tourist attraction situated in the State of New York. These famous falls are best viewed from the Canadian side of the border.
The American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls continue their cascade over the jagged escarpment between while the buildings of the City of Niagara Falls in the State of New York, USA glint under the light of the setting sun.
American Falls (located in ...
Canadian Waterfall Attraction Niagara Falls
A major tourist attraction of the Canadian Province of Ontario are the famous Niagara Falls, also known as Horseshoe Falls. This iconic Canadian waterfall along with the American Falls attracts in excess of 27 million visitors annually.
A must see tourist attraction when visiting Ontario, Canada are the world famous Niagara Falls. The Canadian waterfall is also known as Horseshoe Falls and is not to be missed when travelling in Ontario.
Horseshoe Falls along the Niagara River at ...
Kakabeka Falls Waterfall Spring Flood
A week or more of heavy rain during spring in the Thunder Bay region of Ontario, Canada makes for a torrent of water at Kakabeka Falls. Kakabeka Falls in the Provincial Park of the same name, was at near full capacity during a spring flood.
Kakabeka Falls (aka Niagara of the North) along the Kaministiquia River during a spring flood, Kakabeka Falls Provincial Park near Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada.
Sand River Waterfall Great Lakes Ontario
Cascading over jagged rocks, the Sand River features a series of waterfalls along its path. The waterfall or series of three waterfalls is situated in Lake Superior Provincial Park in Ontario, Canada.
Waterfall along the Sand River, Pinguisibi Trail, in Lake Superior Provincial Park, Great Lakes, Ontario, Canada.
Tablelands Waterfall Gros Morne National Park
A fascinating trail to take in Gros Morne National Park is the Tablelands trail. It eventually leads to a waterfall which cascades over ancient rock - this rock being the earth's mantle once located on the ocean floor.
Waterfall along the Tablelands Trail in Tablelands, Gros Morne National Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Viking Trail, Trails to the Vikings, Highway 431, Northern Peninsula, Great Northern Peninsula, Newfoundland Labrador, Newfoundland, Canada.
Takakkaw Falls Scenic Waterfall Yoho NP
A waterfall which free-falls 254 metres but is measured at 384 metres at it's highest point, the Takakkaw Falls are located in Yoho National Park, British Columbia, Canada and are a major attraction in the national park.
Fed through the melt waters of the Daly Glacier, Takakkaw Falls is a magnificent, scenic waterfall situated in Yoho National Park, British Columbia, Canada.
A steep road full of switch backs is used to access the scenic falls, a road which is cl ...
Virgin Falls Waterfall Vancouver Island BC
A rugged back country road which fringes the Tofino Inlet and skirts Kennedy Lake, eventually leads the adventurous to Virgin Falls on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.
Forest fringed Virgin Falls is a gem in the rough. The waterfall is reached via a long, rugged road where a tough 4WD truck is recommended, but the reward is definitely worth it.
Situated on Vancouver Island in beautiful BC, Canada, Virgin Fall ...
Scenic Autumn Waterfall Quebec
Though the Province of Quebec is beautiful year round, the provincial parks are most stunning during autumn when the leaves are turning vivid shades of red and orange. The scenic Parc national du Mont Tremblant is a scenic provincial park with many rivers
Surrounded by the colours of autumn, the scenic Chutes aux Rats, a waterfall in the heart of Parc national du Mont Tremblant, continues its plunge while the temperatures are mild enough to allow it - soon the waterfall will be all but frozen.
Scenic Waterfall Waterton Lakes National Park
A hidden treasure along the Akamina Parkway in Waterton Lakes National Park of Alberta Canada is this pristine three tiered waterfall surrounded by fresh snow and ice, a picture taken after the first snowfall of winter.
Driving the Akamina Parkway in Waterton Lakes National Park, enroute to scenic Cameron Lake, is a pristine waterfall. On this particular day, the waterfall was surrounded by snow and ice after the first snowfall of winter.
Snow and ice fringed waterfall ...
Kennedy Lake Bridge Vancouver Island
An old bridge is reflected on the surface of pristine Kennedy Lake on a clear Vancouver Island day.
Old wooden bridge spanning the entrance to Clayoquot Arm of Kennedy Lake, a transition area of the Clayoquot Sound UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.
Old Lake Bridge Vancouver Island
Planks missing from this old de-activated bridge show the wear and tear from years of use. This old bridge is situated at the entrance to the Clayoquot Arm of Kennedy Lake on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.
It's a scary thought to drive across this old bridge which spans the entrance of an arm of Kennedy Lake on Vancouver Island. Luckily the old bridge is now out of commission.
Old wooden bridge spanning the entrance to Clayoquot Arm of Kennedy Lak ...
Vacation Tourist Tofino Inlet Sunset
The bright glowing sun hovers just above the horizon at sunset over the Tofino Inlet on Vancouver Island. A tourist enjoys the sight while on vacation in the region which is well known for its scenic beauty and stunning sunsets.
Woman looking out over Tofino Inlet with reflections of the sun on the water surface, a transition area of the Clayoquot Sound UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.
Old Wooden Bridge Kennedy Lake
Leading towards a forest clad mountain, an old wooden bridge which has seen better days, spans an arm of Kennedy Lake on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.
Sunset is a beautiful time of day when photographing from the shores (or the old wooden bridge) of Kennedy Lake on Vancouver Island, Canada.
Old wooden bridge spanning the entrance to Clayoquot Arm of Kennedy Lake at sunset, a transition area of ...
Scenic Tofino Inlet Vancouver Island
Taking the back roads near the tourist town of Tofino on Vancovuer Island, brings one to some very scenic locations such as this picture seen from along the shores of Tofino Inlet.
A rough back road barely travelled by tourists, brings the visitor to some scenic locations while exploring the landscape and waterways enroute to Kennedy Lake and beyond. Tofino Inlet at sunset is particularly serene with islands silhouetted by ...
Scenic Large Full Moon Winter Banff National Park
A very large winter moon rises behind the Fairholme Range of the canadian Rocky Mountains in Banff National Park, Alberta.
Full moon over the snow capped Fairholme Range at dusk during winter as viewed from 2nd Vermilion Lake near the town of Banff in Banff National Park, Canadian Rocky Mountains, Alberta, Canada. Banff National Park forms part of the Canadian Rocky Mountain ...
Goderich Lightstation with sign Ontario Canada North America
Goderich Lightstation, Ontario, Canada, North America.
Photo of the Goderich Lightstation in the backdrop of a sign for the lightstation, Ontario, Canada, North America.
In the foreground is a large black sign with white lettering in English and French advertising the Goderich Lightstation. The sign ...
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Winter Dusk
A very peaceful place in winter is the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise as seen here at dusk with beautiful Rocky Mountains in the background, Banff National Park.
Winter landscape at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise on the shores of Lake Louise with the Lake Louise Ski Area in the background at dusk, Banff National Park, Canadian Rocky Mountains, Alberta, Canada. Banff National Park forms part of the Canadian ...
Scenic Dolomite Peak Mountain Peaks Rocky Mountains Banff
The sun slowly sets and sends the last light towards the sharp mountain peaks of the Rocky Mountains in Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada.
Sunset on Dolomite Peak (2782 metres/9127 feet) seen from along the Icefields Parkway, Banff National Park, Canadian Rocky Mountains, Alberta, Canada. Banff National Park forms part of the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Wildlife Traffic Jam Banff National Park Alberta
A common sight along the roads of Banff National Park is a traffic jam caused by wildlife, Alberta, Canada.
Traffic jam along the Lake Minnewanka Loop road as visitors stop to look at Bighorn Sheep in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada.
Pool Cave And Basin National Historic Site Banff
A great place for relaxation, after a day of hiking is the pool of the Cave and Basin National Historic Site near in Banff, Alberta.
Cave and Basin Pool, Cave and Basin National Historic Site, Sulphur Mountain, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada.