Tag Archives: Miki

making some introductions

This weekend started with what is, for me, always been a great omen: a view of the Thompson / Fraser confluence. It generally means a view of this follows shortly after. This trip up the Stein valley had a delightful … Continue reading

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playing wildly

Miki took me ziplining. It was a good deal of fun. I offer the following chronicle.    

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the joffre posse

This past weekend, to avoid the gnarly avalanche danger, I set off with a wonderful posse into the Joffre Lakes area. There was lots of beautiful. Dan and Courtney did their pre-departure training. Now they are living at a Royal … Continue reading

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a walk in the park

I just returned from three days at diamond head. It was an adventure in support of a research project being done by Miki. She is investigating the effects of crowding on visitor experience in parks and is using this area … Continue reading

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I expect the mountains to dwarf the elfin lakes

I have been selected for a position as a research slackie. I expect that by the end I will be a super pro at human geography stuffs. Miki is doing research into the effects of crowding on experience at BC … Continue reading

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captain stinky pants and associates

Monday night I enjoyed a Dine Out Vancouver soirée at Libra Room. That part was great. While there, Miki introduced a topic that made me smile. She informed us she is on a 12 step program to becoming a cyclist. … Continue reading

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eightysixed

About 90 km south of Pemberton, along the In-SHOOK-ch forest service road there is a crack in the ground from which hot water flows. Sloquet hot springs has a wonderful feel to it. Many hours were spent soaking in the … Continue reading

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