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Rain, rain, go away…


After we left Rosebery Provincial Park, we headed south via Nelson and then east and it started raining more and more, we had a thunderstorm and lots of hail (big ones), causing some hydroplaning. I got quite scared, but there was … Continue reading

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Idaho Peak Lookout.


While we were camping at Rosebery Provincial Park, near New Denver, in British Columbia, Canada. We drove up to Idaho Peak Lookout. “12 km of steep narrow road to parking lotslimited pullouts for vehicles to passno motor homes or trailers allowed1.4 … Continue reading

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New Denver.


While we camped at Rosebery Provincial Park, we went to New Denver, in British Columbia, Canada to fill up on gas, draw money and do some shopping (wine). “Home to over 500 local characters, this vibrant community is situated on … Continue reading

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Rosebery Provincial Park.


After we left Gerrard, we camped for three nights at Rosebery Provincial Park, near New Denver, in British Columbia, Canada. “Rosebery Provincial Park is located just north of New Denver, on Highway 6. To the west, across Slocan Lake, is … Continue reading

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Searching for ghost towns.


After we left the Arrow Lake Ferry we drove to Trout Lake, BC, where we had hoped to camp, but there were too many people, even though it was during the week, so we drove  on to Gerrard. The distance to … Continue reading

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Arrow Lake Ferry.


We went camping for a few days in the Kootenay region of British Columbia, Canada. We took a ferry from Shelter Bay to Galena bay, in British Columbia, Canada. Here we are waiting at the ferry terminal, which has bath-rooms, picnic tables … Continue reading

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London.


I created three 12″ x 12″ pages of our March 2007 visit to England. Some of the supplies and tools I used were “World Traveler” wood mounted stamp by Inkadinkado, Postage Stamp wood mounted stamp, Walnut Hollow® HotMarks Tool, postcards, postage stamps, … Continue reading

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Bell Island Museum and Underground Mine Tour.


We revisited Bell Island with our family during our 2015 visit and went to the Bell Island Museum and Underground Mine Tour. “Closed since 1949, the No. 2 Mine is now prepared for underground tours. From the moment you walk in … Continue reading

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Bell Island, 2015


We revisited Bell Island with our family by Ferry during our 2015 visit. We had a great fish and chips at “Dicks’s Fish and Chips“, which we can highly recommend. “Situated on the beach, next to the ferry terminal, this is … Continue reading

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Bell Island Tickle.


The Belle of the Bay (Bell Island) on the other side of the tickle, photo taken from Portugal Cove. We revisited Bell Island with our family by Ferry from Portugal Cove during our 2015 visit. Fish spotted under water while … Continue reading

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