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One Year On…

One Year On…

It was one year ago, to the week, that I became an environmentalist at heart. I had spent just a couple of days at sea with Sylvia and North Island Kayak in Johnstone Strait and while I was environmentally ‘aware’ up until that point, it was on this trip that I became green. One year … Continue reading

Kayaking with Orca

Kayaking with Orca

Technically, we kayaked with Orca. As we paddled along the Johnstone Strait on Day 2 of our paddling we heard reports that several Orca were swimming alongside boats that we could see with our bare eyes. We could not, however, see the Orca. In my gut, I feel that we did not kayak with Orca, … Continue reading

Road Trip: Vancouver to Calgary

Road Trip: Vancouver to Calgary

Days 9 to 15 The bad weather stuck around for another couple of days, but for the remainder of my families’ trip the sun shone! Our first journey from Calgary took us back to Lake Louise and Banff. Lake Louise is a must-stop for any tourist to western Canada. The colour of the water is … Continue reading