Detours — Routes
Archive for Category: "Detours"
In 1932, a group of Rotarians from Alberta and Montana made history by convincing their respective national governments to unite Waterton Lakes National Park in Alberta with Glacier National Park in Montana to create the Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park. This blending of majestic lands, featuring the longest unguarded boundary on earth (5,000 miles) was originally [..]
EXPERIMENT – No. 2 The Silver Bullet More sleuthing than experimenting, Peter traces the life of one of these iconic camping units. By Peter Worden Contrary to what trailers are best known for doing (trailing), Airstreams have a weird way of hooking their owners as much as the other way around; and with good reason. [..]
A century’s compendium of comparison in local newspapers. By Peter Worden “It may be of interest to husbands to know that the Paris dressmakers are to make fashionable gowns that button down the front.” — from The High River Times, December 1, 1910. It’s 101 years later and frankly I think we’re all still mystified [..]