This is the lighting of the tree countdown:
ReindeerAs we were walking back to the car, we had to stop for a freight train which was passing through. We filmed this for anyone who has not been to Okotoks. The train passes through on the tracks in the old downtown core, in the Sheep River valley and it's horn can often be heard all over Okotoks - it's one of those sights and noises that really lets you know that you live on the North American continent. It isn't really a disturbance - it is strangely comforting!