Wednesday, August 11, 2010

overcoming the last fear!!

Today was gonna be the day!!!…but not before I wandered around the village on my own..stopping to take photos….a beautiful warm sunny day..picture perfect..

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the stalling complete…off we go up up and away..

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think of a clothes line with too many clothes on it…that is what the cable looks like as we head down into the valley….OMG!!!

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double OMG..coming up….the open air chair all the way down to the bottom….what was I thinking agreeing to this…dang it, MELANIE!!!!

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can you say ‘love it’ is absolutely breath taking…wind, silence and the ‘awesome’ views!!!! this how a bird feels???

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A perfect ride down the mountain..I want to go again!!!!


it’s five o’clock somewhere..Merlin’s Patio for a beer and margarita!!

first I ordered a drink I thought would taste great…it was disgusting..tasted like liquid salsa…don’t know how you were suppose to suck  the chunks through the straw!!

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what a disappointment..returned it and got the lime that was better!!!


our last dinner stop was the MONGOLIE GRILL…


don’t fill the bowl more than half full…$$$

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a great end to a ‘fun filled, phobia removing trip’… long, Whistler…till next time!!!..


  1. Thanks for the ride - that was fun - and very safe from here in my computer room!! Great photos from the gondola and chair too. I like those tramways, but I'm still glad when it gets to the bottom safely!

  2. Wow! What a ride. I think I'd like to do that too. :)

  3. You may have been scared out of your wits, but you sure got some great pics out of fear! I enjoyed your wonderful views right along with you.


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