Category Archives: environment

30 hikes in 30 days: Week in review

Saturday, March 14 already! That’s exciting, really, really exciting. Means Monday is my half-way mark, yippeeeeee! This week has been a hard one. I’ve been waking up exhausted and it’s been a real struggle to keep pushing on and continuing … Continue reading

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Day 9 and 10: Negotiations

Yesterday’s hike, March 10, was a tough one. Not the actual trail. I went on Cottonwood again. I had intended to go up Cottonwood 300, a branch, and did walk up it about 100 metres…but then I turned around and … Continue reading

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8 days down, 22 more to go

I’ve survived the first eight days of my self-challenge, 30 Hikes in 30 Days. 22 left to go! I’ve given myself permission to repeat trails. If I were going to do this again, I’d actually plan it ahead of time … Continue reading

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30 Hikes in 30 Days

So, week in review. 10K-A-Day turns into 30 Hikes in 30 Days. I enjoyed hiking 10K a day on most days of the last week in February so much that I challenged myself to hike 10 kilometres each day for … Continue reading

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10K: Widow Mainline

Just in a hurry, don’t have time to write about the hike. It was a bit harder today. Longer distance, low morale. (Extremely slight) injury. Cold. More about it later, maybe. Click on photos for slideshow.

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10K-A-Day: Cottonwood

Went up Cottonwood Creek today, 5K up and 5K back. Actually a little father but closer enough. There was a ton of elk sign along the trail today that looked quite fresh, and the dogs were pretty interested so I … Continue reading

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10K-A-Day: Unknown trail

  Yesterday I did another hike first thing. Arrived at the trailhead, again only about a 7 min drive from my house. Parked the car after finding a spot in all of the cars already there–it was a gorgeous day … Continue reading

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