chadmcmahon
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Winter Sunrise at Vermillion Lakes

I've been to the Vermillion Lakes in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada many times, and yet I had never seen this small pond along the shore of the lakes...
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I've been to the Vermillion Lakes in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada many times, and yet I had never seen this small pond along the shore of the lakes until this particular morning. What surprised me was that this little pond wasn't frozen, yet the large Vermillion Lakes behind the pond were completely frozen, and the average temperature over the past few weeks had been close to -20 C. In fact it was about -12 C when this photo was taken.
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StevenWalker7270 PRO+
 
StevenWalker7270 February 03, 2017
such a beautiful capture and a nice place to visit. I hope I could get there one day.
donanzinger PRO
 
donanzinger August 26, 2017
This is a stunning image Chad! What else can I say?
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FredericMONIN October 31, 2017
Superb landscape !!!!
joemeakin
 
joemeakin December 05, 2017
Love this.
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TomasTar May 28, 2018
Awesome
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Hood November 20, 2018
Beautiful