Hiking the Valhallas

A 3-day hiking trip with the Ferguson’s took us into the Valhalla region west of Slocan. The first day saw us driving from Kelowna to Fauquier, stopping in for a beer with our friends Bud and Roberta, then continuing on to the Lemon Creek Lodge south of Slocan. A quiet and idyllic piece of this…

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Full Moon Swim

Oh my, sometimes we do crazy stuff … like the 2010 Full Moon Swim! A perfect night with a perfect moon, a warm Lake Okanagan and about 20 fearless souls, donning glowsticks around the necks and wrists, and decorating the 11 buoys of the Gyro Swim Loop with glowsticks as well. Needless to say ……

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2010 Apple in the Books

The big race weekend has come and gone … the 2010 Kelowna Apple Triathlon is in the books! A year of working towards this date has paid off, with a very successful, record-setting event this past weekend. It started on Friday evening with the Aquathon (I assisted as the lead cyclist) and the 1.5km open…

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