Daily Archives: 5 October 2017


Canada 150 – From Coast to Coast to Coast

This is it.  The full trip. 17,496 kms. 12 National Parks.  I do plan on getting to Vancouver Island at some point so that I can officially complete “from Bonavista, to Vancouver Island, from the Arctic Circle, to the Great Lake waters, this land is made for you and me”.  But I have been there […]


Canada 150 – The Musical Ride

What a real Canadian treat.  I was meeting friends at Spruce Meadows to watch show jumping, and when I arrived they were announcing that the next event would be the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and their musical ride.  I am sure I saw this as a kid, but I felt nothing but pride as I […]


Canada 150 – Jasper, Banff & fires

It was a good year for me to do this Canada 150 trip as I missed out on all the wild fires – an my heart goes out to those who lost so much.  A big thank you to everyone involved in fighting the fires. I do love Jasper and get there whenever I can. […]