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Road Trip – Now, That’s What I Call a Pothole

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are viewing on your phone is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. All photos taken on October 7, 2021, during our visit to Sooke Potholes Provincial Park near Victoria, British Columbia. After lunch was finished, we set off to Sooke Potholes ProvincialContinue reading “Road Trip – Now, That’s What I Call a Pothole”

Road Trip – Exploring Sooke, Kind of…

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are viewing on your phone is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. All photos taken on our October 7, 2021 trip into Sooke. Sooke was not really far away, as the boat sails or as the crow flies. As the car drivesContinue reading “Road Trip – Exploring Sooke, Kind of…”

Road Trip – Just Looking Around

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are viewing on your phone is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. All photos taken on October 7, 2021 at Sooke Ocean Point Cottage Resort. We quickly got used to our lazy morning routine at Sooke Ocean Point. As Pat and IContinue reading “Road Trip – Just Looking Around”

Road Trip – Nightly Ritual

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are viewing on your phone is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. All photos taken on October 6, 2021, at Sooke Ocean Point Cottage Resort. I do not think I need to say any more than……………. Nightly Ritual © An amazing viewContinue reading “Road Trip – Nightly Ritual”

Road Trip – The Hike – Hitting the Heights

All photos taken on October 6, 2021 on our hike in East Sooke Regional Park. Near the half way point on our hike back, we made the turn at the trail junction and followed all the arrows, knowing we were going in the right direction. Shortly after the junction, we came to the Mount MaguireContinue reading “Road Trip – The Hike – Hitting the Heights”

Road Trip – The Hike – What’s Yours is MINE

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are viewing on your phone is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. All photos taken on October 6, 2021 during our hike in East Sooke Regional Park. In the end, we chose to head inland on Copper Mine Trail, a 2.5 kmContinue reading “Road Trip – The Hike – What’s Yours is MINE”

Road Trip – The Hike – Going Coastal

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are viewing on your phone is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. All photos taken on October 6, 2021, during our hike in East Sooke Regional Park. As I may have mentioned before, Sooke Ocean Point Cottage Resort was right next doorContinue reading “Road Trip – The Hike – Going Coastal”

Windswept

All photos taken on December 19, 2021, during our 6 km (3 3/4 mile) walk along the North boundary of our little city. If we always waited for warm weather before we went walking in the winter, it would be a very long winter indoors, indeed. We get out as often as we can andContinue reading “Windswept”

Four Seasons Freeway

All photos taken December 18, 2021. Our sense of timing is impeccable as usual. In late summer, we walked through Four Seasons Park while they were setting up for the Beaumont Blues and Roots Festival. Congestion, chaos and confusion interrupted our walk, but we managed to make the best of it. and get around allContinue reading “Four Seasons Freeway”

Flock of Flakes

All photos taken on December 13, 2021, during our weekly walk in Bunchberry Meadows. As usual, we tried to choose the best weather day for our weekly walk. Cold weather and snow were coming and we neither wanted to freeze or trudge endlessly through deep snow. The 13th turned out perfectly for us and seemedContinue reading “Flock of Flakes”