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Day 14: Rest Day in Calgary

Day 14… REALLY. I cannot believe I have already been on the bike for that long.  I think this trip is going to go by too fast. This morning I was reminiscing about arriving in Calgary.  It was wonderful to…

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Day 13: Canmore to Calgary 107km

I felt myself being almost teary eyed this morning. I was going to be leaving western Canada and the mountains behind, on this ride. I have dreamed of living out west for years and I think after this ride the…

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Day 12: Rest Day in Canmore!

Having traveled through parts of the west coast that I had not been to before or not knowing anyone, Canmore felt like coming home. I have been there only a couple times but I already have my favourite stops to…

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Day 11: Lake Louise to Canmore 87km

When I woke up and looked outside, to that amazing view of Lake Louise, instead of smiling, there were dark clouds, lots of wind and everyone I saw was all bundled up in winter gear.  A little different from the…

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Day 10: A well-earned rest day!

I was surprised how much energy I had in the morning since I had hardly slept. I woke up and had a dance party by myself. I was feeling so accomplished and proud of myself I just had to dance….

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Day 7: Salmon Arm to Revelstoke 103km

Mark was able to join me for the entire ride today and I am always excited to have company on the bike. It was great also to have more time to get to know him.  I definitely found out he…

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Day 6: Winfield to Salmon Arm 95km

I never thought I could be so happy on the anniversary of my father’s death but all day I have been none stop smiles. I had the most wonderful weekend with my friend’s family.  It was so nice to have…

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Day 5: First Rest Day! :)

My first rest day!!! Woo!! This gives me an opportunity to thank my sponsors. Seeking sponsors was a challenging task for me.  I am not in sales nor do I have any business experience.  Throughout the campaign I learned:  how…

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