From grey smoke and storms to golden sunsets and cotton candy sunrises, Saskatchewan's skies were as alive as ever in 2015. We shared hundreds of photos on the Prairies North Facebook page this year, and here we've collected some of the most popular.
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Photo taken by Ryan Wunsch on Jan. 29, 2015.
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Erin McCrea, Saskatoon
This photo of Saskatoon's iconic Traffic Bridge was taken the morning of Feb. 26 by Erin McCrea. The image holds special importance now as they've begun to dismantle the old bridge.
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Reddit user Navi_Here
Not all of our popular photos are landscapes! We found this funny image via Reddit user Navi_Here. Only in Saskatchewan will you park next to a zamboni!
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Often clear skies make Saskatchewan a great place to view aurora! Corey Hardcastle shared this photo on March 14.
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Leo Lariviere Key Lake Road
Winter sometimes sticks around for far too long in this province. Leo Lariviere took this photo of Key Lake Road on April 4.
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Bev Knowles Embree
Snow one day, flowers the next. That's spring in Saskatchewan! Bev Knowles Embree found this promise of warmer days in Saskatchewan Landing on April 9.
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Saskatchewanderer Ashlyn George
The Saskatchewanderer is a Tourism Saskatchewan employee who travels the province sharing their adventures. This year's wanderer, Ashlyn George, shared this photo of Aylesbury on May 6.
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Fire in a field near Griffin
Andrea Clarke shared this photo on May 3, the smoky skies an omen for what was to come for the province. Taken east of Weyburn, near Griffin.
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Kyle Bryska, via 92.9 the Bull
Starting in June and continuing through July, the fires in the north affected the whole province. Kyle Bryska took this photo of Saskatoon on June 29, sharing it with 92.9 the Bull.
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Prairie Pixel Photography
Stormy skies in Tyven
Storms in Saskatchewan can be both terrifying and exciting. Prairie Pixel Photography shared this photo of a storm over Tyven on June 19.
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Bev Knowles Embree
Riverhurst Ferry sunset
Bev Knowles Embree's sunset image of the Riverhurst Ferry triggered a cascade of memories from our Facebook fans. Sumitted July 14.
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Night-time in Saskatoon
Saskatoon looks magical lit in its orange glow in this photo by Bob Ferguson. Submitted Aug. 11.
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Fall is one of the most colourful times of year, as evidenced by this photo by Bob Ferguson, submitted Sept. 16.
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Kelly Wiens captured this shot of the lunar eclipse on Sept. 28.
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Bill Allen quickly snapped a photo of this meteor just in time on Nov. 8.