STK-ID 24541

Canadian Rockies, Alberta: sequence on several riders and pack horses leaving Bow Lake for a ride to Columbia Glacier. Various shots of riders moving through picturesque mountain landscape, fording rivers, skirting evergreen forests. ESTABLISHING SHOT of Castleguard Peak on southern fringe of glacier. Cut to teepee, a few Indigenous men sitting at entrance, dogs playing. Shots of guide leading horses by Castleguard Cave. MLS, TILT UP, MS of high waterfall. HA PAN of Columbia ice field from Castleguard Mountain. Various shots of riders on trail, fording river. Cut to tumbling waterfall. HAS, level shots and LAS of riders moving across Nigel and Jonas Pasts, sometimes riding, sometimes leading their mounts. Static and PANs of Maligne Lake in Jasper National Park.


Excerpt from
The Cradle Of Rivers
Jasper, Banff, Maligne Lake
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm dupe neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080