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Tour of Beautiful British Columbia

By James Moore, Revelstoke After a 100 plus km day with a top speed of 47 km/h to get to Cranbrook, the seats inside of our Blue Star bus were a welcome sight for today’s drive to Golden.  We woke up at the Elizabeth Lake Lodge, one of the greatest hotels in the area.  Owned and operated by a sweet couple George & Rachel, and…

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Sunshine on the Rockies

Wednesday September 14th. By Rob Crowder, Nelson The day started with a beautiful blue sky in Creston where we were treated to a wonderful breakfast at Gin’s restaurant. The restaurant opened up early for us to get us on our way for the 110 km journey to Cranbrook. The morning started out at a very chilly 5 degrees but the sky was clear and the…

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What an Epic Adventure!

By Alan Profili, South Okanagan After a wonderful night sleep on very comfortable beds at the Prestige Lakeside Nelson, we started day #5. The weather was again clear & beautiful and a brisk 4 degrees. We bussed to breakfast at the Nelson Baptist Church where the mens group & Lions treated us to a delicious breakfast even served to us by a few retired members.…

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Day 4 West Kootenay Journey

By Bill Long, Nelson. We started another fantastic day of riding in Castlegar this morning and were escorted by the Castlegar Fire Dept down Columbia Ave. We were treated to a great breakfast put on by the Castlegar Legion  Ladies. Our journey continued onto Nelson where we were greeted by the Nelson Police Dept and proceeded through town to the Nelson RCMP Detachment. There we…

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On Blueberry Hill

By Eva Harding, Trail Our morning started early with a quick ride to breakfast at Omega ll’s for another amazing meal.  The team then saddled up and rode off to Christina Lake where we were greeted at the visitor centre by the Christina Lake elected official who presented a donation on behalf of the community.  This stop is always one of the teams favourite as…

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