Heading southwards

We woke up today to sunshine!! Yay!! Our poor tent is still quite damp, and as much as I don’t like to do it, we packed it away still wet. We really want to go to Tofino, but because our bikes are so slow and we have to be in Victoria in 2 days we…

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Do I still have toes?

Best sleep ever! Brian and Cindy’s spare bed is made of clouds! We were up at 7 this morning feeling like new humans! We were greeted in the kitchen by fresh coffee and Cindy and Brian making us an amazing breakfast. Pancakes, pork sausages, cream, blueberries and strawberry’s. All served with a helping of maple…

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Mountain time

We woke up today to grey skies and damp tents. So out came the wet weather gear and umbrellas. We packed up and after hot showers we headed off towards Campbell River. There is a free camp near there that we want to check out. But first it was off to Canadian Tire for bear…

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Tim Hortons

We woke up feeling quite refreshed today. I managed to light a smokey fire last night but it put out enough heat to warm us up. I’m sure this helped us to sleep. I’m taking the credit anyways! We did sleep with one hand on the bear spray all night. Plus we had put all…

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Errr bears? Wtf do we do?

Well it was a weird night last night. We aren’t really sure of how to deal with the whole bears thing. We have been told everything from ‘Dont worry too much’ to “Best get yourselves some bear spray and a portable electric bear fence”……  Plus there’s something called a Bear Banger… I was woken up…

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Brooooom brooom

So excited! We cleared the bikes today! It was easy!! I was looking for the catch right up until we rode away!!!! But let me start at the beginning… We both crashed last night as we were just shattered. Until about 2 am! We were woken up by the vigorous and extremely loud….err….night time ‘exercising’…

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Sand in my eyes

Woohoo! It was fly out time!! Today was the day we actually boarded the plane! We were up early because I have a fear of being late. I wanted to make sure that everything was packed and strapped so that the whole thing would go smoothly today. About 10 seconds after the alarm went off…

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Nearly time!

On our last day in Sydney Jax took us out for a lovely drive to see some more sights. First off was a stop at a place called Pie in the Sky. Amazing pies! We had Beef and Mushroom and Chicken and Corn pies plus a sausage roll. Delicious! All while sat looking out over…

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