Interlude

Road tripping!

After the end of the hike through Waterton national park it was time to leave and head west. My Dad and step-mom picked me up from the park and we headed out to Kimberley BC to relax for a few days. It was a much a needed break and we got the opportunity to eat […]

Hiking!

Watert-end

Watert-end So this is where it ends. Well the hiking part at least. I have decided to finish the hiking portion of the trip with only 90% of the GDT and a few weeks in the north. And at first it scared me to do this, to call it quits. I stopped the hike with […]

Hiking!

The Rock Wall

Day 24 to 31 The title says it all. The rock wall. A 70 km stretch of mountain wall that you hike up and down a series of passes cramped together along the towering walls of limestone and granite. The first day was a 38km day from near Field (where I was dropped off šŸ˜‰ […]

Hiking!

R&R &K

Day 20 to 23 Rest. Rest for four days. So badly needed, to give my knee a rest and my back a soft surface and my mind a break. And to see Kristin!! Her joining me for this intermission of the hike is much needed time together and I couldnt be happier that we are […]

Hiking!

At least, at last…the GDT.

If you have been following my blog, you will know that I have failed in my attempt to hike the northern route of the Rockies to meet unto the Northern end of the Great Divide Trail. Don’t get me wrong, I am proud of what I had set out to try and accomplish. And some […]

Canoeing

Canoeing the Athabasca River

After my decision to join the guys for the canoe trip down the Athabasca for the Canada Day long weekend I began to call around the city for a Canoe rental for my buddy Derek and I to team up and join the trip. Unfortunately there is a problem, everywhere in the city that rents […]