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Category: Fort MacLeod

Historic Downtown, Fort MacLeod

If you’ve seen the movies Brokeback Mountain or Passchendaele you may recognize some of the buildings from the main street…

Sod Roof, Fort MacLeod

High end log cabins with sod roofs are making a comeback in Alberta. Their earthen design are environmentally friendly, attractive,…

Union and Holy Cross Cemeteries, Fort MacLeod

On brushy, scraggy prairie set apart from the town of Fort MacLeod and hidden between a subdivision and a composting…

Fort MacLeod

The history of Fort MacLeod is a history that intertwines the Blackfoot, the Métis, Fur Traders, Whiskey Traders, and the…

Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump

During an entire year of studying, documenting, and practically living with several boxes of bones from Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, I’m…

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