Passionate About the Rockies

by Photo Life
© Glen Boles, A Spire in the Opal Range, 1975.

© Glen Boles, A Spire in the Opal Range, 1975.

From October 21 through November 20, Glen Boles: Climber, Photographer & Artist is being showcased at the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies in Banff. The exhibition brings together adventurer Glen Boles’ images and pen-and-ink drawings of the mountains. Though Boles had a career as a City of Calgary planner and draftsman, he spent his free time climbing. He accomplished 37 first ascents and 588 climbs, capturing the beauty through photography and drawing.

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