Blog and Maps

Beginner’s Mind



ZEN MIND BEGINNER’S MIND Recently as I started to teach a yoga class, one of the women said she had been practicing yoga for some but was not an expert.  I thought that was a very profound statement, although she probably said it so I wouldn’t be too tough on her. It reminded me of […]

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Park Lane



I left Christina Lake on Tuesday heading to Texas Creek Provincial campground, about 13 km’s away.  When I arrived the campground was full.  I talked to the host(ess) and she would not let me stay.  I was shocked as in Ontario, if you are a cyclist they will always find a little bit of grass […]

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KVR



I left Monday June 27th to begin riding the KVR.  Unfortunately the trail is nonexistent until you get to Brookmere.  I started on it just outside of Merritt and after 4 km’s it was all overgrown with private property signs and no trespassing.  So back I went to Coldwater Road, a very hilly ride with […]

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BC Tour



June 25, 2016 It has been a while since I have written in the blog. I’m in Merritt British Columbia about to begin a 1040 km ride along the Kettle Valley Railway.  You can see the maps by going to this link – epic1000.  I’m not doing it as a race, just wanting to ride […]

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New Zealand



Leaving Greymouth I followed the West Coast wilderness Trail along the sea turning inland just before Kumara Junction to Kumara a tiny hamlet on the road to Arthur’s Pass. One can camp in the park there but the locals recommended continuing another 5 km’s to a reservoir where there is just an outdoor toilet and […]

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