|Helmcken Falls from above|
|Helmcken Falls and canyon|
Websites talk about Helmcken being one of the "best waterfalls in all of North America". With headsets and engine noise, we felt strangely insulated from the view out the windscreen. We had no sense of the roar at the drop, or the height of the spray. Here is one geological attraction best seen on foot!
Part of the 3 hours in the air covered new territory for us. This unnamed lake stood out for its stiking colours around the perimeter:
Our route took us through the northern portion of the Monashee Range. The first tinge of Fall is evident on this knoll:
|peaks and valleys in Monashee Range|