After landing in Vancouver, a picturesque two-hour transfer up Highway 99 into the wooded Coast Mountains
, brings me to Whistler.
The Village of Lillooet is located on the Fraser River in the valley of the Coast Mountains
about 240 kilometres north of Vancouver.
For 5 mo in 2009, we monitored bat activity at a site proposed for a wind turbine on Grouse Mountain in the North Shore Mountains of the southern Coast Mountains
in the District of North Vancouver.
Whistler is located in the spectacular Coast Mountains
of British Columbia just two hour drive away from Vancouver.
00 for 13 days Ultimate Canadian Experience 14 May & 11 June 2012 This wonderful 'Trans-Canadian' holiday will enable you to see and experience for yourself the very best of this vast country, as you firstly visit some of North America's greatest cities - Toronto, Montreal and Quebec City, plus stunning Niagara Falls, before flying west to travel through the awe-inspiring Rocky Mountains to places like Banff, Jasper and iconic Lake Louise before reaching Vancouver, nestled at the edge of the Pacific Ocean, below the snowcapped Coast Mountains
For the Coast Orogen, the pressure gradient was from the base of the crust east of the axis of the Coast Mountains
to the break away caused when top to east normal shear began.
We journeyed for nearly two hours to our quaint destination in British Columbia's Coast Mountains
and checked into The Adara Hotel, a 1970s boutiquestyle affair, and a great base from which to explore this pretty village.
I can almost feel it 20 storeys up in my room at the Pacific Palisades Hotel, a great vantage point for viewing the city's downtown core and the Coast Mountains
The Batholiths Continental Dynamics Project, which has taken more than three years to plan, is a geological study aimed at investigating the structure and composition of the Coast Mountains
in central western British Columbia, Canada.
In North America, some positive values were reported from the North Cascade Mountains and the Juneau Ice Field together with a continued ice loss from the glaciers in the Kenai Mountains and the Alaskan Range as well as from Canada's Coast Mountains
and High Arctic.
Storm-related rainfall totals by Thursday could reach 5 to 10 inches in the Cascade and Coast mountains
, 3 to 6 inches along the coast, and 1 to 3 inches in the Willamette Valley, the weather service said.
The truth is, several months of workout or training is absolutely crucial for something as un-aerodynamically designed as a loon to claw its way against gravity over the tremendous heights of the Coast Mountains
to the Pacific Ocean.