A drive along Lake Taupo will find many side roads… 

which may, or may not, lead to a jetty like this.

In both cases here, the short side road

and the jetty stymied me from

driving or walking any further.

Stymie was one of my Father’s favourite words. 


Fandango’s One Word Challenge:  Stymie



Patrick and I both visited

Jasper National Park (Alberta)

this week for our posts.

Maligne Valley Gorge Falls.

Although the sign read

Maligne Canyon.



Athabasca Falls

Both attractions are in

Jasper National Park


Both falls were flowing rapidly