Archive for April, 2014

Spring is here, oh yes it is! A break from running to hike up to the Alberni Inlet Trail lookout

Port Alberni, hiking, running, Alberni Inlet Trail, lookoutI’m taking a few days off running because my knee has been acting up. Nothing major – it has a history – but just want to nip it in the bud,before it flares up. I’ve been doing some long hikes instead (which has been great for Xhosa, our dog who just had surgery on her leg two weeks ago). So it was perfect timing when my good friend from my old Tofino days, Joanna, emailed me on Monday to say she’d be passing through town on Tuesday: did I want to go on a hike?

Not to mention… the forecast was for sunshine and warmth. And it Read the rest of this entry »