THE ADVENTURES OF PETE & RUBY
2014 Photo Blog
Ruby and Pete visit Upper Kananaskis Lake on Boxing Day.
A little further down the road, Pete and Ruby in light-deprived King Canyon
Ruby sets out across the Barrier Lake Dam on a windy, windy, windy day
Ruby leaps logs in the forest
Ruby in silhouette on Barrier Lake
Ruby weathers a blast of wind-blown snow on Barrier Lake
On Christmas Day, Ruby finds part of a deer leg on the prairie
Walking an old fence line at Chain Lakes
Ruby checks out some ice fishermen
Ruby on the horizon . . . .
Ruby and Pete enjoying their favourite place to walk
On the ice . . .
Out west with Ruby
Ruby on the climb
Walking the closed highway
Ruby attacks her paramour Pete at home
Pete contemplates a serious problem . . . .
. . . . and solves it . . . .
Pete investigating . . . . .
Fall colours, near Millarville . . . . .
Another day, another walk in the woods for Ruby . . . .
Pete having fun at home . . . .
The tall grass is dying away but Pete is still happy to explore . . . .
Fall sunrise . . . .
Foggy Fall sunrise . . . .
Ruby at home . . .
Ruby in the woods, walking in the Mesa Butte area . . . .
Pretty day, pretty Ruby . . .
Aaaaggghhh . . . . . snow came early . . . . . but that was okay for Pete
Ruby at sunrise, under the crabapple . . .
Ruby at daybreak . . . . . the snow was all gone by the end of the day
Ruby in the afternoon . . . . the snow rapidly disappearing
A triumphant beatup of Ruby by Pete once again
We drove west until the road ended . . . . . then we started walking
Fall colours, west of Turner Valley. A momma deer and a baby had run into the picture, bottom right, startled and stopping at the sight of us, barely visible.
Pete at Whiskey Lake
Early Fall colours for Pete and Ruby . . . .
Pete on the Sheep River
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Pete up high after climbing from the valley below . . . .
Pete at Sentinel Pass . . . .
Magnificent Pete at Ptarmigan Cirque
Ruby and Pete visiting Ptarmigan Cirque
Pete and Ruby . . . .
Ruby finds the first raspberries of the season . . . . . they'll fatten up like little bears on raspberries, Saskatoon berries, blueberries, strawberries and other kinds of treats in the yard between now and winter.
Pete runs through the field on a windy summer day . . . . .
Windy day at home . . . .
The tall grass was in motion around Pete
Tall, tall grass for Pete
Pete likes to eat the bulbs of one of the weeds . . . .
Pete tries to warn an over-friendly
deer away . . . .
Pete might have to dial up his ferocious quota . . . .
Ruby and Pete in a sunset standoff at their prairie home
Pete & Ruby visit Upper Kananaskis Lake
Reflections . . . .
Energizer Bunny Ruby on the trail . . . .
Pete was strong early . . .
Pete at the Falls. . . . .
Pete brings up the rear on the way back on a hot, hot day . . . . it was a bit of a hike between swim breaks . . . .
Ruby finds a stick . . .
Last swim break for Ruby and Pete . . . .
The day before, Pete on the prairie, along the shore of Chain Lake
Pete on the run . . . .
Pete reflects . . . .
Ruby at home at sunset . . . .
Ruby looks on the Sheep River Gorge . . .
Ruby enjoys a summer walk . . .
Ruby on a summer day. . . . .
Lessons in ambushes . . . . Pete demonstrates the "Leaping Out of the Tall Grass" technique
Ruby illustrates the "Hiding In The Willows" technique . . . .
Walking through Elbow Pass with Ruby
Pete takes a break . . . .
Pete and Ruby in Elbow Lake
Magnificant Pete . . . .
Loving the lingering snow a little too much . . . .
Pete on a hike. Last year's flood damage is repaired enough that we can finally get back into this area again.
Ruby on the trail
Hanging with Ruby and Pete at their prairie home in early summer
A wet walk in the forest
Crossing the mighty stream!!!
Pete in the Spring . . . .
Ruby in late Spring
Pete and Ruby at home
Pete at sunset
Ruby and Pete roaming the shores of Chain Lake