Floe Lake, Kootenay National Park 141. Copyright © Adam Kahtava. Image used under Creative Commons 2.0 License.

Kootenay National Park is located in southeastern British Columbia Canada covering 543 square miles in the Canadian Rockies and forms part of a World Heritage Site.  The park ranges in elevation from 3,012 feet at the south-west park entrance to 11,234 feet at Deltaform Mountain.  The park takes its name from the Kootenay River, one of the two major rivers which flow through the park, the other being the Vermillion River.  The park’s main attractions include the Hot Springs, Olive Lake, Marble Canyon, Sinclair Canyon and the Paint Pots.  (Source: Wikipedia, Image: Adam Kahtava)

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