Sunday, October 4, 2015

Land O’ Lakes?

 

September 27-29, 2015

Seven years since this ‘blogging idea’ was hatched..

and there have been days lately  when I would wonder ‘why do I do this?…I am sure I am not the only blogger  who has had these thoughts..IMG_4386IMG_4394

am I done sharing our ‘life’ on the internet?

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But now that we have finally done what we have said we would do seven years ago....I better keep at it..at least for now..

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Our last full day in Keremeos..the day of ‘lunar eclipse’..tried as a I might to capture a photo but it was not to be…this  was the best one?

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Monday morning, we were up early and hooked up just before 8:15..said our ‘see you laters’ to Ron and Karen..thanks for the hospitality!!..see you again!

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It was time to get the wheels rolling again..

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We are heading in a different direction than we had originally planned, instead of south into the land of ‘red white and blue’..

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..Highway 97 towards the city of Kelowna is on our route..

First lake is Skaha Lake..

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..and then Okanagan Lake..

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..over the floating bridge and into the traffic of Kelowna..

One quick stop at Walmart for some groceries..and then we were heading into unknown territory..

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Just about 14 kilometers outside the city of Vernon is a Provincial Park called Kekuli Bay..on the shores of Kalamalka Lake..

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All the provincial parks are now first come first serve, so we could pick our own site..took a bit to figure out which one would be the best, but we finally settled on #38..

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..we have a nice view of the park and Kalamalka Lake..

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and Tucker has his usual spot under the trailer..

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..a perfect spot for ‘happy hour’..

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..and a campfire..

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..Tuesday morning the temperature was just a tad chilly..

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..good thing we packed the ‘buddy heater’..

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..but once the sun comes up the ‘heater is off’ and the windows are opened up in no time!

We even  went for a hike today..

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..it was a short hike up to the top of the hill..an easy incline..

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with a great view from this vantage point..

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so many ‘lakes and so little time?’..Poor Tucker..not to worry he added this lake to his ‘list’..

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..even the ‘kitty’ got to venture outside today in the sunshine..

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He didn’t go  too far..not too sure about the ‘big wide open spaces?

so as Day two at Kekuli Bay Provincial Park comes to an end..thanks for reading about the ‘land o’ lakes’..there may be another lake tomorrow!

5 comments:

  1. I hear you. Sometimes it's hard to stay enthused about blogging. So far I can't quite give it up either. We'll see what happens this winter when I'm settled at Jojoba Hills.

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  2. Glad to read that you are finally starting to do the travelling in that you always dreamed of.
    Keep the dream alive and enjoy!

    It's about time.

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  3. I would guess we all think about abandoning the blog. I have been doing it since the fall of 2006. It is definitely a love/hate thing after awhile. It is a great way to remember what you have been up to in the past and it connects you to folks who are doing the same thing. So not ready to quit just yet:)

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  4. The only reason we keep doing our blog is that we turn it into a book at the end our each anniversary. It will be a great reminder of our travels once we settle down.

    I am sure you are happy to be back on the road. Enjoy!

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  5. I know it's a bit of a 'chore' keeping a blog going but I think it is worth it in the long run! What an awesome looking spot! Must visit there...maybe next year? Love seeing pics of "my" Tucker...and interesting to see PO 'out and about'! Miss you! xo

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