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the walk - November 2019 - the waterfront, Ladysmith BC

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the walk - October 2019 - the waterfront, Ladysmith BC

the walk - September 2019 - the waterfront, Ladysmith BC

the walk - August 2019 - the waterfront, Ladysmith BC

Vancouver Island deer - July 2019, Ladysmith BC

Andre, Lonny, Maddie - Judge's Route Trail Guide by Lonny Barr

Judge's Route Trail Guide by Lonny Barr [Mount Arrowsmith]
updated Jul/05/2016
 
 
 
 

Boulders on the Ridge - Mt Moriarty Trail Guide by Lonny Barr

Mt Moriarty Trail Guide - photos & guide by Lonny Barr
updated Jul/05/2016
 
 
 
 

Mt Wesley as seen from Cameron Lake

Wesley Ridge Trail - photos & guide by Lonny Barr

As you drive along Cameron Lake, you can't help but notice the steep bluffs of Wesley Ridge on the opposite shoreline

about 10km with 750m elevation gain/loss - Hiking Time: About 6-8 hours

Jun/15/2016

Summit Ridge View

Adder Mountain Trail - photos & guide by Lonny Barr

Looming directly above Sutton Pass on Highway 4 to Tofino lies Adder Mountain

Parking lot to summit is about 5km, with 700m of elevation gain

Sep/01/2015
 
 
 
 

Summit Jump - Mt Myra Trail Guide by Lonny Barr

Mt Myra Trail Guide, Strathcona - Westmin Provincial Park - photos & guide by Lonny Barr

Sep/25/2014
 
 
 
 

GeoBC has 1:20,000 scale topopgraphic maps for the whole province, free to download in PDF format

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/data/geographic-data-services/topographic-data/topographic-map-viewer

» GeoBC has 1:20,000 scale topopgraphic maps for the whole province, free to download in PDF format

Inside the Ice Tunnel - Kings Peak Trail Guide - photos & guide by Lonny Barr

Kings Peak Trail Guide - photos & guide by Lonny Barr
Aug/18/2013
 
 
 
 

Lonny and Jordan at Drinkwater Pass - Bedwell Lake Trail Guide - photos & guide by Lonny Barr

Bedwell Lake Trail Guide - photos & guide by Lonny Barr
Jul/27/2013
 
 
 
 

Lakeshore View - Mt Robson Provincial Park - Berg Lake Trail Guide by Lonny Barr

Mt Robson Provincial Park - Berg Lake Trail - photos & guide by Lonny Barr
Dec/21/2012
 
 
 
 

Lonny at the Summit - Mt. Klitsa Trail Guide by Lonny Barr

Mt. Klitsa Trail Guide (Brooke George Trail)
Oct/04/2012
 
 
 
 

Wind Patterns in the Snow - Mt. Becher Trail Guide by Lonny Barr

Mt. Becher Trail Guide by Lonny Barr - photos & guide by Lonny Barr
Mar/14/2012
 
 
 
 

Lonny at the Top - Mt Horne Trail Guide by Lonny Barr

Mt Horne Trail Guide by Lonny Barr
Dec/06/2011
 
 
 
 

Rosseau Ridge (Mt Cokley) Trail Guide by Lonny Barr

Your hiking trails
Rosseau Ridge (Mt Cokley) Trail Guide - photos & guide by Lonny Barr
Nov/10/2011
 
 
 
 

Cannon Ball - 5040 Peak Trail Guide by Lonny Barr

5040 Peak Trail Guide & photos by Lonny Barr
Oct/02/2011

Mt Ozzard Trail Guide - Lonny and Jordan

Mt Ozzard [Ucluelet Radar Tower] Trail Guide & photos by Lonny Barr
Sep/13/2011
 
 
 
 

Sea Caves - Cape Scott Trail Guide by Lonny Barr

Cape Scott Trail Guide - photos & guide by Lonny Barr
Jun/02/2011
 
 
 
 

Steep Section - Saddle Trail Guide by Lonny Barr

Saddle Trail near Mount Arrowsmith - photos & guide by Lonny Barr
Feb/04/2011
 
 
 
 

Hiking on the Ridge - Black Tusk Trail Guide, Sept 2009

Hiked Black Tusk in September 2009. Here's a trail guide and some photos Lonny Barr
Dec/21/2009
 
 
 
 

Ridge Ledge - Jordan - Mt Albert Edward Trail Guide - Photo:Lonny Barr

Mt Albert Edward Trail Guide - Lonny Barr
Aug/11/2009
 
 
 
 

Trail 02 - Juan de Fuca Marine Trail, May 2009 - Photo:Lonny Barr

Hiked the Juan de Fuca marine trail on May Long weekend. Super fun! Here is a trail guide and photos. Lonny Barr
May/27/2009
 
 
 
 

Lonny at the Base - Della Falls Trail Guide

Della Falls Trail Guide - Lonny Barr The trail to Canada's highest waterfall, makes for an epic 3 day journey into the edge of Strathcona Park
Jan/16/2009
 
 
 
 

Extension Ridge Trail - Photo:Brad Rutherford

Extension Ridge trail [Nanaimo:trans Canada Trail]- 21 photos by Brad Rutherford
Jan/16/2009

Brigade Lake trail - Crew

Brigade Lake trail : near Sutton Pass - The perfect overnight adventure 3-4 hours up, 2-3 hours down
Dec/21/2008
 
 
 
 

Lonny Swimming - Landslide Lake Trail, Aug 2008

Elk River Trail to Landslide lake, Strathcona Provincial Park, Aug 2008 - photos & guide by Lonny Barr
Nov/28/2008
 
 
 
 

hike on Quadra Island, Sept 2008 - Photo:Brad Rutherford

hike on Quadra Island, Sept 2008 - 11 photos by Brad Rutherford
Sep/24/2008
 
 
 
 

overlooking Nanoose, September 2008 - Photo:Brad Rutherford

overlooking Nanoose, September 2008 - 20 photos by Brad Rutherford
Sep/16/2008
 
 
 
 

Bodega Trail, Bodega Ridge Provincial Park, Galiano Island, Sep 2007 - Photo:Ryan Butler

Bodega Trail, Galiano Island, Sep 2007 by Ryan Butler

 
 
 
 

Tod Inlet, Gowlland Tod Provincial Park - Photo:Clay Webb

Tod Inlet near Brentwood Bay - Photos & write-up:Clay Webb


links

» The Vancouver Island Spine trail from Victoria to Cape Scott

» Island Hikes Trip Reports

» West Coast Trail

» Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Island Section

» Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

» BC Provincial Parks

» KinsolTrestle.ca - Cowichan Valley

» trans Canada Trail map - thegreattrail.ca

» The Trails Society of British Columbia - Vancouver Island Region - Trails w/Map

» West Coast Trail - vancouverislandoutdoors.com

» Juan de Fuca Marine Trail - Sooke Community Page

» The Galloping Goose Regional Trail - Sooke Community Page

» French Beach Park/ - Sooke Community Page

» North Cowichan Forest Reserve Hikes Mount Tzouhalem, Maple Mountain, Mount Sicker, Grace Road, Mount Richards, Mount Prevost

» hiking & climbing on Vancouver Island

» The Sunshine Coast Trail

» Vancouver Hiking

» Metro Vancouverís 22 regional parks

» Cool Trails - Northwest Hiker's Site

» National Topographic Data Base (NTDB)

» River Forecast Centre for British Columbia
BC Gov - snow pillow, surveys, maps, historical data

» North Island - Central Coast Resource District - for.gov.bc.ca

» Timber West - access information

» Nanaimo Lakes gate
250-729-3769

» South Moresby National Park Reserve
Box 37, Queen Charlotte BC VOT 1S0
250-559-8818

» Centre for Topographic Information - Canada

» Lyme Disease - healthlinkbc.ca

» Hostelling International - BC Region

» The Vancouver Island Marmot Pages

» Trans Canada Trail

» Canada West Mountain School

» Bivouac Mountaineering Directory

» The Backpacker

» Tips and Techniques For Sewing Your Own Outdoor Gear - specialtyoutdoors.com

» Stretching and Flexibility - Everything you never wanted to know

» Adventure Smart - govt of BC

» Wilderness Medical Consultants - Wilderness First Aid Training

» Hypothermia Prevention, Recognition and Treatment - lifesaving.com

» Targeted temperature management - wikipedia.org

organizations

» alpine club of canada.ca

» BC Mountaineering Club - Vancouver

» Vancouver Trails - south western BC

» North Shore Hikers - Vancouver

» Federation of Mountain Clubs of BC

» BC Marine Trail Association

» hiking bc and trail database for Canada - ClubTread.com

» The Association of Canadian Mountain Guides

» Sierra Club of B.C.

» Western Canada Wilderness Committee 20 Water St Vancouver
email
604-683-8220 Fax 604-683-8229

» Strathcona Wilderness Institute


publications

» A Nature Guide to Boundary Bay

» Backpacker Magazine

» Wild Isle - Publishers of Vancouver Island guidebooks

» Explore - Canada's Outdoor Adventure Magazine

» Northwest Mountaineering Journal

» Outside Magazine Online

» Canadian Geographic

» Beautiful British Columbia Magazine

» Beyond Nootka: A historical Perspective of Vancouver Island Mountains


get stoned

» Mohs Hardness Test

» The physical characteristics of minerals - how to Identify

» MOHS Hardness Scale For Gemstones

» FIELD TRIPS -Vancouver Island Rocks and Where to Find Them

» The British Columbia Lapidary Society

» Mineral World & Scratch Patch 9891 Seaport Place, Sidney

» The Rockhound Shop 777 Cloverdale Ave Victoria, BC, V8X 2S6
250-475-2080 - Rock, Crystal, Mineral, Fossil, Jewellery Supply, Prospecting, Lapidary, Hobby

» Rock Tumbler Instructions

» Homemade Rock Saw in a rubermaid tub

» How to Use a Slab Saw - youtu.be

» Tips for Building your 18" Lapidary Saw - youtu.be

» How a backyard pendulum saw sliced into a Bronze Age mystery