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Ammonite Falls

  I believe the saying is, “Be careful what you wish for.” Yup – we jokingly said, “Lets get lost today.” Let me just say this – thank goodness J brought her GPS.   TheĀ trails up by the Wastelands are … Continue reading

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A Day to Celebrate

  I can easily make the argument that every day is one to celebrate – today it just feels more so than usual. It was just a quietly, wonderfully spectacular day. Nothing happened to warrant such joy – just life. … Continue reading

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Foggy

  Yes, it’s foggy – an dit’s that damp kind of cold that seems to get in under all the layers of clothing you thoughtfully put on in order to keep all that cold out. But still – are those … Continue reading

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Cowpath

  I have to say that as much as I adore the 20K Cowichan River Footpath, let me be very clear: I will NEVER hike it again in winter. Why? You may well ask. After all, on a sunny January … Continue reading

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Semi Lazy Sunday

  I call it a semi-lazy day and not full on lazy because we hiked for two hours at Cable Bay – so I think it counts as doing something rather than absolutely nothing. ButĀ as for the rest of the … Continue reading

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Westwood Ridges

  It’s quite true that if you keep up a good pace you can complete a tour of the entire Westwood Ridges, hitting every high point, in about three hours. I am delighted to report that today was more about … Continue reading

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Winter Sun

  It’s a rare day in January when I can take two sun-drenched walks. Even better, the sunshine is nascently warm. Hurrah! Can spring be far behind? It’s been a great day, and not just because of the sun. I … Continue reading

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