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Geology along the Bow river between Cochrane and Kananaskis, Alberta

Ralph Leslie Rutherford

Geology along the Bow river between Cochrane and Kananaskis, Alberta

by Ralph Leslie Rutherford

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Published by Printed by W.D. McLean, acting King"s printer in Edmonton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- Alberta -- Bow River Region.,
  • Geology -- Alberta -- Cochrane Region.,
  • Geology -- Alberta -- Kananaskis Region.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ralph L. Rutherford.
    SeriesReport / Scientific and Industrial Research Council -- no. 17, Report (Scientific and Industrial Research Council of Alberta) -- no. 17.
    ContributionsResearch Council of Alberta.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT1 .A4 v.17
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46, v p. :
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16402086M

    Geology along the Bow River between Cochrane and Kananaskis, Alberta. Scientific and Industrial Research Council of Alberta Report Google Scholar. Scott by: 8.   Improvements made to a very popular recreational and competition course for whitewater paddling in Alberta Canada.

    “ Along with Lower Kananaskis Lake this is part of the Kananaskis trail which takes you from Seebe on a loop drive taking in Spray Lakes reservoir, Goat Pond and . Four steeply dipping joint sets are present in folded and thrusted Cretaceous Cardium sandstone beds where they crop out along the Bow River in the Rocky Mountain foothills of Alberta, Canada. All four sets are infilled by quartz and calcite. The relative ages have been determined by cross-cutting relations of the fillings at joint intersections.

    Kananaskis Village, Alberta Kananaskis Village is situated in the foothills and front ranges of the Canadian Rockies, to the west of Calgary, and southeast of Banff, Alberta, Canada. Calgary is just an 85km (53 mi) one-hour drive East on Highway 1. The Kananaskis River is one heck of a ride – the foamy white rapids lift your raft skyward, you shake the water from your eyes and paddle with all your might as the river surges around you. Plotting a course through the best rapids and cruising swiftly down the flat stretches in between, you’ll have peaceful moments to look up and admire.


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Geology along the Bow river between Cochrane and Kananaskis, Alberta by Ralph Leslie Rutherford Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rutherford, Ralph L. (Ralph Leslie), Geology along the Bow river between Cochrane and Kananaskis, Alberta. Rutherford, R.L. (): Geology along the Bow River between Cochrane and Kananaskis, Alberta; Research Council of Alberta, RCA/AGS Rep 64 p. Cochrane is located 18 km's west of Calgary and approximately 80 km's east of Canmore.

It was mainly a ranching area until the 's when the town site was granted to the Canadian Pacific Railway. A small train station was built and soon after there were a few stores, hotels and homes.

The population of the area rose and fell as the industry base of a quarry, sawmill and brick plants ended. The Kananaskis River / ˌ k æ n ə ˈ n æ s k ɪ s / is a mountain river in western Alberta, is a tributary of the Bow River, crossing the length of Kananaskis Country.

The river was named by John Palliser in after a Cree.⁃ coordinates: 50°43′41″N °17′04″W. Abstract Late Quaternary geology and archaeology of the Bow River valley at Calgary, Alberta, Canada are considered in terms of archaeological visibility, defined as recognizability of any archaeological manifestations or patterns, in the field or by:   Kananaskis Country offers an abundance of hiking options with varying difficulty levels.

For a gentle hike that’s suitable for all ages, try the Grassi Lakes trail or drive to Grotto Canyon and walk along the narrow creek bed to see the unusual rock formations. Geology of the Rocky Mountains West of Calgary, Alberta, in the Kananaskis West Half Map Area (82J)* Margot McMechan1 and Elizabeth Macey1.

Search and. Kananaskis Country Bow River Interpretive Kananaskis Country Please read our response to Alberta book webpage before visiting Alberta Parks.

This page is updated as new information becomes available. We are closely monitoring each action we take to minimize the chance of a second wave of COVID and will adjust our practices as needed.

CANMORE, ALBERTA—Canada—Pump up the adventure, and excitement, with our two river tour. Experience the thrills of the Kananaskis River and the Bow River, all in the same day.

Warm up with a ride on the Kananaskis River, over Class I to Class III man-made & natural rapids. "River of Change: a Model for the Development of Terraces Along the Bow River, Alberta" Géographie physique et Quaternaire,vol.

56, n osp.5 fig., 2 tabl. ABSTRACT. Book a two-hour Ridge Ride on horseback for spectacular views of the Kananaskis area and front ranges of the Canadian Rockies.

You’ll pass by a pond where a resident moose is known to graze. Watch for other wildlife along the way such as elk, deer and bears. As early asparts of Kananaskis Country were included in the Rocky Mountain National Park (now Banff National Park). This land was removed in It was eventually turned over to the Government of Alberta in Bow Valley Provincial Park and Bragg Creek Provincial Park were created in and Assessment of Riparian Cottonwoods along the Bow River Downstream from Calgary, Alberta Technical Report (PDF Available) March with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Perched on the edge of Banff National Park, Canmore is a Rocky Mountain destination with a difference. This former coal-mining town has reinvented itself in recent years, and is now one of the best destinations in the region for hiking, cycling, rock climbing and cross-country skiing.

Detailed Description: The Bow River Trail is a recreation pathway following the banks of the Bow River in the community of Canmore, Alberta, is a sightseeing route with views of the river and the Rocky Mountains.

The Kananaskis Country trail is an activity route as well as a transportation route for getting from one end of town to the other. Along with it, estimate your trip cost with our Fuel Price Calculator.

How to find the return map from Cochrane to Kananaskis. To find the return map from Cochrane to Kananaskis, begin with entering start and end locations in calculator control and click on Show Return Map. You can also try a different route while coming back by adding multiple.

A brief description of the Geology along the Bow Valley between Calgary and Banff. Available through the Geological Survey of Canada () Discounts available for bulk purchases of this pamphlet. Hydrogeology of the Calgary - Golden Area, Alberta by G.F.

Ozornay & R. Barnes. Alberta research Council Report # Book your tickets online for the top things to do in Kananaskis Country, Canada on Tripadvisor: traveler reviews and photos of Kananaskis Country tourist attractions.

Find what to do today, this weekend, or in May. We have reviews of the best places to see in Kananaskis Country. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions. Kananaskis River - (from headwaters downstream to Hwy 1 & tributaries except Smith-Dorrien Creek) Zone 1 - ES1 Disclaimer: Although we strive for accuracy in our content, the following rules and regulations should only be considered a reference.

The return distance between Cochrane to Kananaskis is 55 Km. You can also try a different route while coming back by adding multiple destinations. Check map from Cochrane to Kananaskis for clear directions.

Along with it, estimate Travel time from Cochrane to Kananaskis to. There are km ( miles) from Cochrane to Kananaskis in southwest direction and km (35 miles) by car, following the 1A route.

Cochrane and Kananaskis are 40 minutes far apart, if you drive non-stop. This is the fastest route from Cochrane, AB to Kananaskis, AB.

The halfway point is Ghost Lake, AB. Cochrane, AB and Kananaskis, AB are in the same time zone (MDT).Bow River Valley (Alta.) -- Antiquities.

Alberta -- Antiquities. Once upon a river: archaeology and geology of the Bow River Valley at Calgary, Alberta, Canada / Michael Wilson.Information provided courtesy of Kananaskis Country. Located at the northernmost part of Kananaskis Country between Banff and Calgary, the Bow Corridor is a gateway to the Canadian Rockies and has been used as a travel route for o years.

Towering peaks surround the valley.