Posts Tagged "Manitoba"

St. John’s to Vancouver and Back Part 11

Hidden treasure in Sprague, WA One of my favourite places of the trip was this little spot near Spokane Washington. We were motoring along at the time of the evening when we were keeping our eyes out for a camping spot. I saw this building from the road, so we took a detour onto a dir road to check it out. The light and the sky were amazing so wandered around for a bit. Dave Noticed this sign up...

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St. John’s to Vancouver and Back Part 13

At the next stop, somewhere around Medora, North Dakota, we stopped to look at the landscape, as it was very similar to Drumheller in Alberta. There were wild bison here, although I didn’t see any. DId I mention I am a very lucky person? Just going back over these photos I feel like I won the lottery – it was such an awesome trip. I happened to glance down at Dave’s tire and...

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St. John’s to Vancouver and Back Part 6

So we saw these cool waterfalls and stopped at a rest stop for a breather and bum break, there were lots of these stops – I didnt document them all. It started to rain – we pulled into this gas station (Huge wall mural, largest in North America they say) I was dressed for the rain And the rain kept coming, however my Tourmaster jacket and pants were not up for the challenge and I got...

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St. John’s to Vancouver and Back Part 7

Drumheller, one of my favourite stops of the trip If you look closely, there are people in his mouth. In the Heart of the Canadian Badlands in Southern Alberta, the Drumheller Valley is a peculiar deviation from the flat lands of the prairies. I got this photo from Panoramio, (I can’t yet fly, so I had to borrow an aerial photo). Drumheller has the richest deposits of fossils and dinosaur...

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St. John’s to Vancouver and Back Part 5

Woops, lost track of the days already. Um, this would be July 7th Got all the way to Sudbury, and Dave suggested a Hotel, because you know it was getting late and he really needed a shower.. (commence eye-rolling sequence) Blowdrying my sheepskin after a little shower. Dave, very happy. July 8 A little nap in one of the rest stops in Ontario (Apres Sudbury) Dave’s helmet starts to fall...

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