Tag Archives: British Columbia

Canada 2017 – Othello Tunnels

12th July, 2017. A place of interest not far from Hope is the Othello Tunnels, a series of 5 tunnels and several bridges formerly part of the Kettle Valley Railway running in almost a straight line through a gorge. Opened … Continue reading

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Canada 2017 – Hope

10-14th July, 2017. Over the weekend we became increasingly concerned about the wildfires that were closing whole areas of central British Columbia. We were due to return the motorhome to Langley near Vancouver on the 15th and already the southern … Continue reading

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Canada 2017 – Wells Gray Provincial Park to Vernon

4-5th July, 2017. Despite the dozens of mosquito bites we took away from the Wells Gray Provincial Park, we thoroughly enjoyed our two nights there and were glad we made the detour. We retraced our route south to Clearwater and … Continue reading

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Canada 2017 – Wells Gray Provincial Park

3rd July, 2017. Following a dreadful night being kept awake by about a million mosquitoes in the motorhome, we decided to explore further into the park. Not far back on the main road north was the turn off to Helmcken … Continue reading

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Canada 2017 – Yoho National Park

28th June, 2017. Leaving Canmore behind, we decided to drive back into British Columbia over Kicking Horse Pass to see the Takakkaw Waterfall in the Yoho National Park. Once again there were massive roadworks taking place making it a slow … Continue reading

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Canada 2017 – Golden to Fort Steele via Kimberley

23rd June, 2017. After an early visit to the dump point to empty the grey and black water tanks and a quick refuel of the motorhome, we were soon motoring south with no set plan apart from following the road. … Continue reading

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Canada 2017 – Summit Lake to Golden

22nd June, 2017. Leaving Summit Lake Provincial Park, we drove west towards Nakusp and then north for a couple of hours to reach the ferry crossing from Galena Bay to Shelter Bay on the Upper Arrow Lake. This is said … Continue reading

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Canada 2017 – Castlegar to Summit Lake via Kaslo

21st June, 2017. Before our departure from Castlegar, Erich had time to take a few more photos. Today’s route would take us to what looked like being an interesting town, Nelson. Along the way we stopped to take some photos … Continue reading

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Canada 2017 – Osoyoos to Castlegar

20th June, 2017. I was a bit ahead of myself with the previous post and should have saved the photos of the views leaving Osoyoos for this one. Never mind. There is no shortage of photos! Our route from Osoyoos … Continue reading

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Canada 2017 – Bridal Veil Falls to Keremeos

17th June, 2017. Leaving Bridal Veil Falls, we decided to drive approximately 50kms north of Hope to have a look at the Hell’s Gate Airtram spanning the Fraser River. It was a pleasant drive with the river in view for … Continue reading

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Canada 2017 – Vancouver to Bridal Veil Falls

15th June, 2017. Having finished our time in Victoria we now had to get to Vancouver to collect our rented Motorhome. Again there were a few choices but taking the BC Ferries Connector worked well for us. It was about … Continue reading

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Canada 2017 – Victoria, British Columbia

11 – 14th June, 2017. We flew out of Sitka on a grey and drizzly morning, bound once again for Seattle and an overnight stay close to the airport. We planned to take the light rail, located 3 blocks from … Continue reading

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