Nomads on the Road
Sep 9

Summer Lake, East Kootenay: A Photo Essay

Summer Lake, East Kootenay, is a secluded lake found deep in the backcountry, about a two-hour drive from Fernie. With Fall in Fernie just around the corner, I’m stoked to get out and explore more of the backcountry and photograph the beautiful colours (when the backcountry is open). This past week I have been in…

elk-river-kootenay-bc-mike-cotton-photography Sep 1

The Elk River: A Summer Photo Essay

The Elk River is special. She starts life high in the Canadian Rockies, offering clear waters as she meanders downstream from her Elk Lakes source. Along the way to the valley bottom, the Elk River passes historic mining sites, stunning wilderness, and bountiful wildlife. The Elk River is at the heart of Fernie and this…

lifes-little-things-cendrine-marrouat Aug 31

Review: Life’s Little Things by Cendrine Marrouat

Life’s Little Things: The Quotes by Cendrine Marrouat  Cendrine Marrouat is French-born photographer and writer currently living in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Life’s Little Things is her tenth book.  Cendrine has been taking photographs for as long as she can remember but things didn’t really click for her until 2010. She spent two weeks in Vancouver at…

fernie-backcountry-british-columbia Aug 30

Rockies Ambassador: Crowfoot Media

An interesting email landed in my inbox the other day, one that I thought might be of interest to my friends in Fernie, Invermere/Radium and Nelson. Crowfoot Media want you! The creative team behind the awesome Canadian Rockies Annual are on the lookout for those live, breathe and dream of mountain culture and that beautiful…


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