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The tail end of the Coquitlam River at Colony Farm

I’ve walked this section of the river countless times. It’s flat with a view of the Coastal Mountains in the distance. The river’s wider and calmer with the Millennium Pedestrian Bridge spanning the river a kilometre before the stream enters the Fraser River. Continue reading The tail end of the Coquitlam River at Colony Farm

The Upper Coquitlam River Trail

The Coquitlam River flows from Coquitlam Lake into the Fraser River. It’s not a long tributary but one oozing with natural beauty and overlooked by tourists. On both sides of the river, trails parallel the stream while at one point, there’s a pedestrian bridge spanning the water. Continue reading The Upper Coquitlam River Trail

Vancouver Island’s Pacific Rim trails

The Bog Trail criss-crossed level planks above a mashy terrain. Like the beach vegetation, the vegetation was stunted Continue reading Vancouver Island’s Pacific Rim trails