Monthly Archives: August 2009

Downton Creek: Hot Weekend and Fires Close By

On the August long weekend (yes, three weeks ago!) we went to the Downton Creek area for three days. We were there at the end of August last year and got chased down by a freak snow storm and very … Continue reading

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West Kootenays: Adventures in the Kootenays

About two weeks ago we returned from three weeks in the Kootenays. The days before we left were a flurry of activity – we subletted our apartment, so we had to tidy and clean up, dehydrate food for the trip, … Continue reading

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