Category Archives: June 2016

Day 37 – Thursday 30th June 2016

It feels like we’re about to leave home all over again… Today is our penultimate day in Kelowna, and what with it being Canada Day tomorrow we spent most of our time getting ready to leave. I know I’ve said … Continue reading

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Day 36 – Wednesday 29th June 2016

Less hiking, more biking… Today we visited Myra Canyon Park, ranked #1 of 121 things to do in Kelowna. The trail is 22km long and follows a section of the historical Kettle Valley Railway, over eighteen trestles and through two … Continue reading

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Day 35 – Tuesday 28th June 2016

This hiking business really doesn’t get boring… After two days of hiking as amateurs, today we let a veteran show us how it’s really done. Marions friends Val and George live on the other side of the lake, and George … Continue reading

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Day 34 – Monday 27th June 2016

Hiking is usually great, but not always… We returned to Knox Mountain today and hiked the Apex Trail, an unpathed path up to Apex Lookout which is roughly 300m above the level of Okanagan Lake. Alright, alright, we cheated and … Continue reading

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Day 33 – Sunday 26th June 2016

Plan on hiking, end up eating… Today we intended on going hiking again, but that kind of failed. Our initial plan to take on Paul’s Tomb, a 3km round trip hike on Knox Mountain, was cut short when we decided … Continue reading

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Day 32 – Saturday 25th June 2016

Our day trip to beautiful Bear Creek… Given that we’ve been here in Canada for over a month now and still haven’t seen a wild bear, we thought we’d try what seems like the most obvious of locations, Bear Creek … Continue reading

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Day 31 – Friday 24th June 2016

Piecing together our tour of America… Today the weather in Kelowna was awful again so instead of writing about doing nothing I’ll introduce you to details our trip to the States next month. Tomorrow marks a week left in Kelowna, … Continue reading

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