Category Archives: Adventure Hikes

Wintergreen, Saskatoon Berries, and Northern Bedstraw

The season was drawing for a close at Northern BC Heli-fishing Adventures on the Nakina, so my son and I took advantage of an afternoon left alone in camp. After fishing for a while down at the Home Pool and … Continue reading

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Wildflowers Part 3 (Soapberries, Forbidden Places and Fireweed)

On the day my son and I were hiking along an ancient trail in Northern British Columbia, past the Gorge and the ruined cabin, we encountered heavy vegetation choking out the path before us. (Of course this was after he … Continue reading

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A Slippery Slope

I know about slippery slopes. That whole logical argument of how you start down a path and soon you find yourself sliding out of control. I’ve been warned about them. I’ve been told I’ve been on them. I’ve thought I’ve … Continue reading

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A February Hike into Crescent Falls

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The other day I was feeling itchy.  I needed to get out of the mundane and head for the mountains.  I needed to find something beautiful, something a little wild.  Which has been hard to find the past few years … Continue reading

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“Those Darn Trippy Roots!”

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I was recently hiking with my three year old son through old-growth forest near Kitimat, British Columbia.  With great enthusiasm he tackled the forest trails, skipping alongside rippling creeks, amongst giant spruce and cedar trunks, lacy ferns, and monstrous devil’s … Continue reading

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