View Full Version : Vacation... Up and Around
08-15-2008, 11:36 AM
Well, T.O., Mudgirl and I decided to take a little vacation. We headed out on Friday night with my sister who was heading up to PG for a week..
We managed to make it past Hope on Friday night where we slept between the road and the railway....
headed off through some tunnels... why on earth do people hold there breath through tunnels?
Check out the desperate advertising at this cafe...
Me at Hell's Gate
Anyone want to have a drink at
Anyone want to go for a bike ride at
Stopped for a break at 108 mile house
Where T-O told me how he really feels about this trip...
And a picture of my lovely sister...
Then we arrived to visit Joe and a storm rolled in
And someone has the SWEETEST dog ever!
A happy little family
From there we left and went to the Sheridan Lake/ Bridge Lake area, visited the friendly locals and camped at Crystal Lake...
Todd feeds the locals...
Jenny feeds us ... why is she laughing and pointing at the food? Has she poisoned us?
part 2 on the next post
08-15-2008, 11:38 AM
cool pics looks like fun... i wish i could feed squirels
08-15-2008, 11:41 AM
great pics. and i love the markings on joes dog!
08-15-2008, 11:42 AM
very nice part 1
wheres part 2 lady ??
08-15-2008, 11:54 AM
[cheers] Excellent [cheers]
08-15-2008, 12:07 PM
We take in some fishing and Jenny takes in a hammock!
Todd lands a beauty... good eats!
Jenny hits the water to cool down...
And Todd decides to try it out.....
And Jenny is amused...apparently she is immune to the cold water...
Todd yoinks the hammock
Jenny laughs at first...
Then Todd settles in for the afternoon..
At first Jenny tries to be nice about it..
But soon she realizes she's out of luck
And the day ends with some fishing and fire...
From there we moved on to Deer Lake...
08-15-2008, 12:11 PM
en den :D
08-15-2008, 12:21 PM
At Deer Lake....
Some tasty shish kabob
I watched the sun rise the next morning
and then we headed into Little Fort to get Jenny's tire fixed...
from there we had lunch in Kamloops, bought some groceries and moved on to Glimpse Lake
at this point we had an unexpected turn of events when Jenny's car hit a soft shoulder and she rolled into a ravine (yes, she's a-ok!)
We couldn't do much at that late time, so we went on to Glimpse Lake and spent the night...
the cows invaded the camp
Todd watching the fish
Then we headed back to Merrit and home...
The view from Peter Hope Road
T-O signing off
08-15-2008, 12:28 PM
wow glad your ok!
08-15-2008, 12:32 PM
Great pictures and story !! 
Too bad about Jenny's car.:o
Nice to see you and Tod are still alive !!
08-15-2008, 12:46 PM
:eek: HOLY CRAP:eek:
Glad your OK Jen[cheers]
how is the car[j]
Oh ya nice pics
Yikes!!! How scary Jenny!!! :eek: Glad to hear you're okay... :)
How much damage on the car?
08-15-2008, 01:29 PM
wow great pics!! looks like a fun time minus the soft shoulder
08-15-2008, 02:05 PM
glad jenny is ok that musta been scary
08-15-2008, 02:10 PM
Wow, looks like a great trip, except for poor Jenny's car.
Poor Jenny [j]
08-15-2008, 05:18 PM
other than the car carnage - what a great trip!! we hit lots of different lakes and took new roads to new places.
Thanks for the concern, i've got some bumps and bruises but am ok. My car not so much i think it will be written off.
08-15-2008, 05:39 PM
Awesome wee trip, but sorry to hear about the car:(
Glad you're ok though[cheers]
08-15-2008, 06:13 PM
Jenny jenny jenny what are we going to do with you . Very glad that you are ok [d]
Trip looks like it turned out great. Glad to see your sister was able to join you guys. And Joe you guys look happy and healthy and what a nice lookin dog [cheers]
08-15-2008, 06:20 PM
wow thats hella bad
but good pics
glad yer ok jenny http://i158.photobucket.com/albums/t83/mrtuna/smile/pet6jz.gif
08-15-2008, 07:57 PM
holycrap didnt expect that rollover
glad everythings okay
deer lake looks the best
Evan the Blue
08-16-2008, 12:24 AM
Glad to hear your OK Jenny ... time to by something w/ 4wd or at least AWD if your going to do the gravel roads
08-16-2008, 02:25 AM
I'm with candiass... Joe, you and the fam look good... nice addition with the pup
08-16-2008, 03:29 AM
Great pics. Glad to hear your ok Jenny :eek:
08-16-2008, 08:46 AM
nice looking fish for sure and great pics and story. sorry to hear about the rollover that sucks!!
08-16-2008, 09:13 AM
Wicked pic's. Looks like a good trip. Jenny that sucks about the car. Glad your ok.
08-16-2008, 10:55 AM
wow great pics and story i didint see the roll over coming glad your ok looks like an awesome trip [cheers]
08-16-2008, 01:37 PM
great pics tobad about the car but at lease every one was ok [cheers]
08-17-2008, 12:25 PM
i like your little story of the pics thats awesome and Jenny glad your ok
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