Columbia Valley


Columbia Valley Photography Guide

The Columbia Valley Photography Guide describes the best photo opportunities in the Columbia Valley, including towns, parks, and hiking trails.

Here are our favourite photo spots in the Columbia Valley:

  • Top of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Gondola
  • Bighorn sheep around Radium Hot Springs
  • Lake Windermere in winter
  • Dutch Creek Hoodoos
  • Columbia Lake
  • Wasa Lake
  • Kimberley Platzl

Sunrise over Columbia Lake.

Sunrise over Columbia Lake.

Columbia Valley Wildlife Photography

Canadian Rockies Wildlife PhotographyFor wildlife photographers, we recommend:

Canadian Rockies Wildlife Photography, an eBook by renowned wildlife photographer Wayne Lynch.

The book is divided into two sections:

HOW TO PHOTOGRAPH THE CANADIAN ROCKIES is an easy-to-understand instruction manual on Canadian Rockies wildlife photography, with chapters dedicated to equipment, composition, lighting, and destination-specific techniques.

WHERE TO PHOTOGRAPH CANADIAN ROCKIES WILDLIFE covers the entire region species by species, with Wayne Lynch describing specific locations ranging from Jasper in the north to Waterton Lakes in the south.