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Trip Report - Beech's Mtn - 27 Sept 2015

A small group took advantage of the great weather to hike up to Beech’s Mountain. This trail is a good workout, rewarded by excellent views. We stopped at the broad overlook to the northeast to enjoy the scenery and then continued on to the summit of Beech for lunch. 99 more words

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Trip Report - Mine & Main Lakes - 9 Sept 2015

Six club members enjoyed a relaxed day at the Lakes. We launched from the Mine Lake boat ramp at 10:00 and paddled around the Main Lake islands, landing at the sandy beach at the east end of the lake about 11:45. 108 more words

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Trip Report - Far West Wall - 5 Sept 2015

The Chinese Mountains have recently become a popular climbing area.  On the down side, the trailhead parking lot is now often full (there are plans to fix the road into it and expand the parking lot), but on the plus side, there are new trails to explore and new viewpoints opened up.   249 more words

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Trip Report - Bedwell Lake & Myra Falls - 25-27 Aug 2015

Five energetic souls headed up to Ralph River Campground. Our first night was settling into this very lovely campground and exploring the local area. Ralph River campground is quite a beautiful campground in that it has large private sites with many very large old growth trees. 394 more words


Trip Report - Nugedzi Lakes & Overlooks - 22 Aug 2015

The Nugedzi hike is special because there are so many highlights along the way. Six of us hiked up the logging road, passed the lily pond to the viewpoint looking southeast over Rebecca Spit, Georgia Basin and the nearby islands and coast. 143 more words

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Trip Report - Channel Rock & Kw'as Park - 18 Aug 2015

Such a beautiful day, filled with sunshine. Ten individuals attended this trip, we caught the 9:05 a.m. ferry to Cortes Island. We drove to 431 Whaletown Road, parked at Channel Rock parking lot.   432 more words


Trip Report - Circumnavigate Read Island - 10-13 August 2015

Monday, August 10
Our group of six (Debbie, Norris, Val, Sheelagh, Lonn and Darcy) launched mid-morning from Discovery Islands Lodge at Surge Narrows in sunny weather with light NW winds. 732 more words