Lethbridge Photo Locations – Private

I have been asked to add to my list of Lethbridge photo locations. This list is for privately owned locations that you may not know of. These listings tend to change regularly. If you know of a place I missed or a place that does not allow pictures any longer drop me a note. I will also add locations just outside of town as I find them so guess this list is not just Lethbridge photo locations.

Many of the owners that I talked to have the same information to pass along. They allow pictures but their business is not just for pictures so they may not be available at all times. The further in advance that you call the better.

As these are private places some will allow nude shoots but ask first. Also some mention that they prefer to have smaller groups. If you are using for a wedding having the day spread out so there are not 50 people hanging around is better. Some also state that you can rent the entire place for private functions but the prices are more than just to use a part of the location.

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Ice Fishing

Ice fishing, another way to pass the winter!

I have never been ice fishing. But if I was to go it would be inside one of these amazing huts! Truth be told I am not big into fishing even in warm weather. In my books stopping at a grocery store to pick-up your fish is easier and more enjoyable. But that is me.

Ice fishing hut, not your grandfather's hut
Ice fishing hut, not your grandfather’s hut
Tracks of all types
Tracks of all types

Getting out!

This past weekend with the slight break in the frigid temperatures I decided that I would head out. I wanted to see what I could find worth taking pictures of. There was a lot to shoot. It was not what I was expecting but there was a lot!

My first stop was at McQuillan Reservoir. In a very short walk I found a number of subjects to photograph. From the ice fishing tents, the animal tracks to some rabbits and a few birds it was a fun day. Cannot say that I got to walk very far as the slight breeze that was blowing was enough to make it painful to stay out. But with so many subjects to photograph I had to take pictures. It is also funny how after a number of days of clouds that a day of even a little sun makes being outside enjoyable.

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A flash to the past

Okay I admit that many days I live in the past. When I built this bottle carrier it reminded me of the old wooden ones that my Dad use to have at his gas station. Then I remembered the pop that we would go and pick up. Two pops – one was Pop Shoppe and the other was Pic-a-Pop. Bad idea to remember these as I had to set out on a quest to find them.

Pop Shoppe was fairly easy. I had found that years ago so it was just tracking it down at one of the stores I had seen it at. Pic-a-Pop was harder. I finally located the bottler and was able to track down some bottles of it. My journey to the past is complete for this project!

The Pop Shoppe

Can taste the tangy lime flavour of years gone by.

Pic-a-pop

My three favorite I was able to track down

Pic-a pop Black Cherry

Black Cherry hands down the winner!

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