Sorry, no posts for the past couple of weeks. Been on the road in British Columbia, hiking and feeding the insatiable maw. Future dining descriptions to come.
In the meantime, a pictorial summary of tidbits along the way.
Along the Coquihalla Highway; the bathroom maintenance must go on
Lofty Hermit Meadows in Rogers Pass
A wee mouse was a hitchhiker in my car for four days before the live trap struck.
The Heather Trail in southwest B.C.’s Manning Provincial Park has unparalleled flower meadows, here featuring spent anemones
Across the road on Frosty Mountain, rare alpine larch in southwest B.C.
Trail runners heading up Frosty Mountain
Sausage roll in Manning Park cafe. Me: “Did you bake these this morning?” Server: “With help from Sysco.”
Near Lindeman Lake in Chilliwack Lake Provincial Park
The big oinker at Bubba’s Big Bites in Chilliwack. It lasted me a couple of days on the trail
The incomparable fig-hazelnut loaf from Purebread in Whistler
Casually cool Olive + Ruby coffee shop on West Broadway in Vancouver
Only in Vancouver
Elfin Lakes panorama in south Garibaldi Provincial Park
Hikers adopt all sorts of dress near Vancouver