Flora / Flowers?

Because of our location close to different eco-systems and habitats, you will find a large variety of flowers in the region in summer.

Calypso Orchid.

The first flowers in spring are the prairie crocus and draba which, depending on temperatures and snow, will appear end of March to end of April. By mid May, over a dozen species can be found in the vicinity of the lodge, including the pink Calypso Orchid. June and July are the best months for flowers with showy species such as paintbrush, wood lilies, brown eyed susan and others. There is a great variation from year to year, depending on timing and quantity of spring rains. By mid August, the numbers of species dwindles and fall flowers are out in decreasing numbers until end of September.