A Lake A Day, Part 2

August 20th – 23rd, 2018, Garibaldi Provincial Park A Tour of Garibaldi’s Lakes; Wedgemount, Elfin, and Mamquam I awoke to a smokier view, the mountains becoming more unfocused as I sat on my wooden balcony reading, enjoying the slow morning I was allowing myself to have. Having befriended the group of five SFU students who…

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Day Six: Botanical Beach and Home

Kilometers 40 – 47 (+ the road walk to Port Renfrew) The forest canopy blocked the few weak rays of light that peaked through the overcast morning, with no chance of drying my tent I shook off the condensation and got ready to rejoin the world. My anxieties that had been soothed by the trail…

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Day Five: The “Bridges” to Payzant

Kilometeres 29 to 40 My tent was warm from the morning sun by the time I woke up,rolling over to see Amy sitting in the door of her tent, yawning. Grabbing my book,I settled on a sunlit patch of rocks, distracted by the rock spiders thatseemed to be enjoying the sunshine as much as I…

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