Day: January 24, 2016

Coquitlam River Trail to Crystal Falls

We would have liked to get into the mountains today but the weather didn’t cooperate so we did another valley walk up a river drainage. It was a very picturesque river and it was nice to see something new.
sleepy on the trail
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First Bike Ride of 2016

Yesterday we had a dry day with a bit of sun peaking through the clouds and we got out for our first bike ride of the year! Helen loves bikes and biking and has been asking to go for a ride for a while. Does she look happy to be on the bike?

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Capilano Pacific Trail

We walked the Capilano Pacific Trail … in November. As a busy mom of a toddler I’m going to allow myself to post to the blog two months later. Looking back in my foggy brain, here’s what I remember of the walk.

We started at Ambleside Park in West Vancouver and walked up along the river. We had lunch at the trailhead this time so our little one fell asleep during her normal nap time – a good start. We didn’t make it all the way to the end of the trail and Cleveland Dam (see map here: Capilano Pacific Trail map) but along the way there was a viewpoint on the edge of a steep cliff overlooking the river in a deep gorge below. These photos don’t do it justice but here they are:Capilano River from the Capilano Pacific Trail
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