STK-ID 910

Excursion in the Canadian Rockies: shots of mountain shrouded in clouds, of mirror-like lake, of small canyon, fall in background. Shot of mountain panorama, of teepee. LS of pack train on shore of lake. Shots of mountain cascade, pyramid peak, of horses in field, of men around campfire. Shot of man adjusting harnest on pack horse, horse running away at full speed, disappearing in woods. Shot of men in ice cave. Two men looking over Mount Columbia's ice fields from vantage point of Mount Bryce. PAN of mountain view, of ice fields, glaciers. Shot of men following bottom of crevice, negotiating difficult obstacles, climbing sheer rock wall and posing against sky as they hang, fly-like, from top of cliff. Shot of men on top of pinnacle, of clouds scudding against mountain background. LS of men coming down glacier.


Excerpt from
A Bit Of High Life
Alberta Rockies
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm dupe neg b&w
Aspect ratio