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Missed It By That Much

Vancouver, BC to Victoria, BC

After four wonderful days, and five equally wonderful nights, this morning began with the realization that all this wonderfulosity (SO not a word) was about to officially move into the past tense as the time had come to leave not only Jan and Rick, but Vancouver too. It was aRead More…

One Last Day In Vancouver

Vancouver, BC

With Phase 2 of my journey on the horizon, today was a get-down-to-business kind of day. No cycling. No sightseeing. No gratuitous photos. Okay, maybe a few photos. Tomorrow I’ll be heading over to Vancouver Island which will be the final chapter of my westerly cross-Canada ride. From there, I’llRead More…

Take Me Out To The Ball Game

Vancouver, BC

After last night’s excellent turkey dinner, I had no problems sleeping whatsoever. That’s not to say that I’ve had any problems sleeping because I haven’t. However, I think the the post-turkey bliss guided my way into an especially peaceful slumber. Today’s big activity was actually tonight’s big activity which meantRead More…

Happy Thanksgiving

Vancouver, BC

After yesterday’s excursion with Jan up to Squamish followed by an afternoon bike cleaning session, it seemed fitting to get back on the bike today. After all, a clean bike is a happy bike. Plus, I didn’t ride anywhere yesterday. That wasn’t the case today. Like yesterday, Jan offered toRead More…

Welcome To Vancouver

Mission, BC to North Vancouver, BC

After nearly 5,600 km and more than 275 hours on the saddle, I woke up today with the realization that the end was near. VERY near. But not in an ominous way. If all went well I would be spending tonight in Vancouver. As the the title of this updateRead More…

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