Tofino Winds

One of my favorite places to visit in BC is the west coast of Vancouver Island, the Tofino, Ucluelet, Bamfield area.  It has some of the most spectacular scenery.  The ocean is big and powerful there, it can be very dramatic.  The last time we went there it was in the middle of winter.  We were hoping to experience some … Read More

No Bears

I’m back with another story from our hiking trip in the Rockies with my younger sister Helen and her husband Bob. The next day after ‘the Incident’ at Lake Louise I had a hike up into the ‘Valley of the Ten Peaks’ planned for us.  It is a great hike that starts out at Morraine Lake in Banff National Park.  … Read More