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Western Links :

Barkerville: A site that celebrates the Gold Rush Trail and Historic Town of Barkerville, B.C. As well as providing a brief history of Canmore, this site is also a vacation travel and business guide to the area.

Centennial Museum Society of Canmore: A great resource on the coal mining town of Canmore and the Bow Valley area.

CUUG Virtual Tourist of Alberta and the Canadian Rockies: This site provides a virtual tour of Alberta with information about the province's history, recreation and links to many places and points of interest.

Don's Cemetery Page: A site for those interested in the history to be found in the cemeteries of Alberta and other regions.

Frank Slide Visitor Centre: Located amid the breathtaking beauty of the Canadian Rockies, the centre highlights the rich history of the Crowsnest Pass. Visitors can experience a variety of interpretive programs, presentations, special events and displays.

Ghost Towns of Western Canada: An on-line photo exhibit of ghost towns in western Canada by Johnnie Bachusky.

Night Photographer Dot Com: Larrie Thomson presents a whole new way of looking at abandoned buildings and other structures in and around Edmonton, Alberta as he combines light painting and photography.

Nordegg Historical Society: The Nordegg Heritage Centre and Brazeau Collieries Industrial Minesite Museum is the starting point for tours of the Industrial Museum Minesite Tours. It also houses a small Museum and Photo Archives, the area's Tourist Information Centre, the Coalminer's Cafe, and the Coliseum Gift Shop as well as an on-line photo exhibit of ghost towns in western Canada by Johnnie Bachusky.

We will be adding to our western links section over time and if you have a link that's related or a story to tell and pictures to show, please let either Johnnie or Susan know.

For more links check out the common links section of