America's largest family of indoor water park-hotels, Great Wolf has 12 lodges to its name. But currently, the only West Coast location is in Grand Mound, drawing much of its attendance from nearby Seattle. (Courtesy Great Wolf Lodge)
An overcast day proved to be the perfect weather for the easy stroll through Maligne Canyon that resulted in this photo. The diffused light combined with my 10 stop neutral density filter allowed for a 141 second exposure that blurred the emerald green water of the Maligne River to a silky flow. (Not my photo)
“Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. … There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature — the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter.” —Rachel Carson, Silent Spring
The Tree Haus Resort in New Braunfels, TX is one of America's most unique lodgings. Along with your stay you'll get access to one of the world's best waterparks, the Schlitterbahn Waterpark. It's basically over 70 acres of awesome.