Calgary
 
After checking into the hotel and getting directions we walked down Stephen Street and to the city park. P8220044.jpg (47945 bytes)
Shakespeare play in the park
The Bow River flows from the Rocky Mountains east through Calgary.  More of the Bow River when we get to the Rockies. P8220045.jpg (46315 bytes)
Bow River flows through town
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Calgary as the sun sets

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View of downtown from the park
The following photos were taken from the 525 foot tall Calgary Tower which was across the street from our hotel. We decided to see the city from the tower.  The Rocky Mts are about 60 miles west.
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Looking east toward the Bow River and train station

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Starting from the east - now looking northeast

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Looking northeast towards the airport

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Now looking north with the downtown buildings

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Northwest with Rocky Mts in the distance

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Looking west toward the Rocky Mts

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Slightly southwest toward the Rockies

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Southeast - Olympic Stadium or Saddle Stadium 

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South - ice rink in foreground

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