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Mar 30, 2018 - Cumberland

@@@@@@@ BACKGROUND Here’s some of what the Lonely Planet – Canada chapter British Columbia has to say about Cumberland: “Comprising the towns of Comox and Courtenay as well as the hipster-favorite village of Cumberland, this is a region of rolling mountains, alpine meadows and colorful communities. A good outdoor adventure base and a hotbed for mountain biking, its activity highlight is Mt Washington. Cumberland Museum Museum A wonderfully quirky museum located on a row of clapboard buildings that looks like a Dodge City movie set, there...

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Aug 5, 2017 - Change of plans and checkstops!

Day 9, Leah: We were originally planning to drive to Tofino and back today, but after looking at the driving time and considering that it is a long weekend, we decided to have a more low-key day instead. We had a great breakfast with Auntie Karen, then eventually got moving and went into Courtney. Keith had called Horne Lake Caves and booked us in for a four hour cave tour for tomorrow so we needed to get some “disposable” clothing. We found a couple pairs of coveralls at a second-hand store and we explored a little bit of the Courtney...

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Aug 4, 2017 - Seafood for Keith's birthday!

Day 8, Keith: I started the day off with getting up and finding Chris in his shop watching videos. It seems that he did not want to miss us leaving so he stayed up all night. Chris introduced me to some of the strangest comedy I’ve ever seen, it made me laugh so hard that I swear I could have pissed myself. We went for a walk to the local market and coffee shop as Chris had run out of coffee. Man, that is some of the best coffee I’ve ever had. Chris began to feel ill so we said our goodbyes and began to pack up to leave. After getting the...

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