Secret Moab Hike

Finally!  I’m getting back to the posts on our amazing desert road trip!  Sorry for the hiatus.

When we were in Mesa Verde, my dad got into a conversation with one of the employees (as he is wont to do), discussing our upcoming plans.  When she expressed her love and familiarity with Moab, Dad asked the one question most important to him: know of any good hikes?

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Stanley Park

One of the highlights of our brief jaunt in Vancouver was Stanley Park, a vast, 1001-acre public park that dominates the peninsula north of downtown Vancouver.  It’s mostly old, dense forest (many trees are hundreds of years old), and it features bike paths and trails spidering throughout.  It’s understandably a popular destination for daily exercisers. Continue reading

Canada Day

So I know this post is a bit late given the topic, but I wanted to include it in my Vancouver series, and I wanted to finish my posts on Hawaii before moving on.  It was less than two months ago, so it’s not that out of place.

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We took advantage of the long 4th weekend to knock out a trip we’ve been wanting to do for a while: Vancouver, B.C.  What better way to celebrate an American holiday than to go out of the country? Continue reading