The Ambuehls, "On the Hills" (Glacier, Waterton, and Grand Teton National Parks)

Our last name means “on the hill” in German, and there’s no place that we are happier. In this post, which is the second in a series in which I am posting images made on our long summer road trip, enjoy these glimpses of our joy…even our mountain dog’s. – H

East Glacier, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
Our little boy throwing rocks into the lake at East Glacier, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
East Glacier, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
East Glacier, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
East Glacier, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
Hiking along Sprague Creek falls, West Glacier entrance, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
Our little mountain biker! (Look closely on right.) Near Sprague Creek falls, West Glacier entrance, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
Our dog Eiger is named after a mountain, and he LOVES the snow! Weeping Wall turnout, Going to the Sun Road, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
Shaking off snow at the Weeping Wall turnout, Going to the Sun Road, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
Thumbs up! Weeping Wall turnout, Going to the Sun Road, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
Hiking up to a fall at the Weeping Wall turnout, Going to the Sun Road, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
What’s better than a dirty boy in the mountains? Weeping Wall turnout, Going to the Sun Road, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
Remaining snowpack in mid-July at the Weeping Wall turnout, Going to the Sun Road, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
Weeping Wall, Going to the Sun Road, Glacier National Park (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)

 

Boat trip across Waterton Lake on a 90 year old wooden boat, Waterton Park, Alberta, Canada (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
View of Waterton Lake from the Historic Prince of Wales Hotel in Waterton Park, Alberta, Canada (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
View of Waterton Lake from the front of the Historic Prince of Wales Hotel in Waterton Park, Alberta, Canada (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
Family portrait at the Historic Prince of Wales Hotel in Waterton Park, Alberta, Canada (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8). Photo credit to a nice fellow tourist!
In Canadian National parks, dogs are allowed! In the US, they cannot be more than 30 feet from a parking lot. Dog joy in Waterton Park, Alberta, Canada (Nikon D700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
Turnout inside Grand Teton National Park, Jackson, Wyoming. (Nikon d700, 24-70mm/f2.8) Photo credit to another nice fellow tourist.
View from Jackson Lodge, Grand Teton National Park, Jackson, Wyoming. (Nikon d700, 24-70mm/f2.8)
View from Jackson Lodge, Grand Teton National Park, Jackson, Wyoming. (Nikon d700, 24-70mm/f2.8) Photo credit to another nice fellow tourist.
Magnificent wildflowers on north side of Jackson Lake, Grand Teton National Park, Jackson, Wyoming. (Nikon d700, 24-70mm/f2.8)

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