In March, my Summit 2 group went to Duffey Lake near Pemberton to camp and learn winter camping techniques. I learnt a lot about winter camping and how to keep warm, had fun building snowcaves and the winter kitchen, and helping film an episode of Bear Grylls.
A while ago (April 4), the BC Artificial Reef Society sank a ship in the waters of Gambier Island (in Howe Sound). Dad’s friend Ken owns a boat, and invited Dad, me, and and Ken’s friend Matt (along with Tundra the dog) to see the ship sinking then climb Burt’s Peak, an obscure mountain on Gambier […]
Remember Garibaldi Lake from September? Normally, in the winter, it freezes over and the ice is buried under several feet of snow. However, due to the stupid warm winter we had, the several feet of snow failed to materialize and Garibaldi Lake is, effectively, a massive ice rink. On Sunday (Feb 22), my dad and […]