Category Archives: Canada

Travelling in and around Canada

Fernie, BC – history, hiking and avoiding bears

Cathy/ October 16, 2017/ Canada/ 0 comments

We spent four days in the Fernie, British Columbia area in mid-June. This is what we got up to: Island Lake hiking Island lake lodge is located south of Fernie township and north of the Fernie ski hill where we were staying. Once leaving the highway, we drove through the campground and up the mountain along a gravel road with

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Road Trip – Calgary to Fernie, BC

Cathy/ August 23, 2017/ Canada, Uncategorized/ 0 comments

After a few days of catching up with family, we hit the road going south, then west to Fernie, British Columbia. The most direct route out of Calgary was to take Highway 2, also known as Deerfoot Trail as it crosses through Calgary. It was a bit like driving in a Formula One Grand Prix race — I swear one

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