Calgary to Irricana to Drumheller

Route: the curfuffle of Calgary (centre st.) – 271/60 to Balzac – 9 to Iricana – 9 to Drumheller Campgrounds: Founders campground with Sid and Louise/ Irricana campground ($20/ night but great amenities – free hot shower – for the price) and Rivers grove campground in Drumheller (cheapest in town at $38/night with regular amenities) […]

Penticton to Calgary

Route: Greyhound Campground: no campground – just my home. 3 awesome things about this part of the trip: – Arriving ahead of schedule to prepare for my interview – Surprising my friends – A reminder that this is a vacation too. 1 lesson from the day: – Change is planning is ok. Missing out on […]

Keremeos to Penticton

Route: Highway 3A to 97 Campground: Skaha Lake Beach Resort and Campground – would not recommend unless you share the campsite with others to make it cheaper 3 awesome things about this part of the trip: – Keremeos is really the fruit stand capital – the apples were the MOST delicious and have a great […]

Princeton to Keremeos

Route: Highway 3 Campground: Eagles Campground and RV Park just outside of Keremeos – would recommend 3 awesome things about this part of the trip: – Following the rivers edge into Keremeos was absolutely stunning and flat – we busted out 40km in 2 hours. – The Okanagan valley was so beautiful, filled with birds […]

Manning Park to Princeton

Route: Highway 3 Campground: Rivers Edge Campground and RV park – would recommend 3 awesome things about this part of the trip: – Downhill is the best direction, especially when you hit 62km/hr speed in about 10 seconds – Sunday summit was a piece of cake compared to Allison Pass, my knees finally stopped hurting […]

Hope to Manning Park

Route: Highway 3 Campground: Manning Park resort hostel – would recommend when all the campsites are full like it was for us 3 awesome things about this part of the trip: – Determination will conquer anything, including Allison Pass – Being inside the Rockies is a whole other beautiful and magical world – Hot showers […]

Mission to Hope

Route: Highway 7 Campground: Coquihalla campground – would not recommend, too expensive. 3 awesome things about this part of the trip: – Getting a call for a job interview – First time using my camping stove equipment – was a success, as I had my first hot dinner of rice and beans. – Built my […]