Kicking Horse

Kicking Horse,

river of SE British Columbia, Canada, rising in the Rocky Mts., and flowing SW and NW to Golden, where it enters the Columbia River. Its course is rapid, with several high falls. Kicking Horse Pass, 5,339 ft (1,627 m) high, NW of Lake Louise, in Banff National Park, connects the Bow River with the Kicking Horse and is one of the principal rail and highway passes over the Continental Divide.
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So far so good, but it next occurred to my recollection that a taut hawser, suddenly cut, is a thing as dangerous as a kicking horse.
Look here; to gain some real affection from you, or Miss Temple, or any other whom I truly love, I would willingly submit to have the bone of my arm broken, or to let a bull toss me, or to stand behind a kicking horse, and let it dash its hoof at my chest--"
Leo Johnson of Kicking Horse Coffee, located in Invernere, British Columbia, Canada, also attributes his superior roasted coffee to his location high up in the Canadian Rockies.
Sink into an Adirondack chair and watch the sun light up Cathedral Mountain as the glacier-fed Kicking Horse River rushes by.
The company manages a wide variety of vacation property ranging from luxurious estate homes to full service condo hotels in destinations such as Canmore, Fernie, Kicking Horse, the Okanagan Valley and Kimberley.
35 Kicking Horse Pass - named, logically enough, after an incident in which the first explorer was kicked by his horse - is a key gap in which mountain range?
My drive through an ice storm from Calgary airport to the town of Golden was well worth it, for here one finds Kicking Horse ski area.
Here are answers to 101 common horse behavior problems based on this understanding, from handling a head-shy or kicking horse to understanding how and why a horse responds.
Boasting Canada's second highest vertical, Kicking Horse Mountain Resort in Golden, the first new alpine resort to be built in the Canadian Rockies in 25 years, is in its second year of operation (1-866-754-5425 or www.
The 11 5-unit Kicking Horse Lodges at the base of the ski area is under way.
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