Retrospective:

I stood on the height of land between the Okanagan and Shuswap watersheds at the northern extension of Deep Creek and thought back on my ten-day thru-hike. I felt sad that my journey was over but exhilarated over what I had accomplished.  I gained a deeper...

Lorna Trestle on the Kettle Valley Railway

Lorna Trestle is the only trestle in on the KVR in the Kelowna section of the historic railway that sits in it’s truly original state.  The decaying trestle still looks glorious even if it cannot be used.  It stands (barely) beside the newly adjusted railway bed...

Chute Lake Rd – Places not to hike!

Chute Lake Road is crazy popular with motorized recreation vehicles.  After finnally checking out the hiking areas and the Kelowna Crags in Cedar Mountain Regional Park, I decided to explore what I thought was Chute Lake Road route to the KVR.  I must report that I...