Iroquoia BT, Post Camino, The Bruce Trail

Memory Lane – August 16, 2019

So here we are again - walking the Bruce Trail (BT) on top of the Niagara Escarpment. We are preparing to walk the 172 km Sydenham BT section in September. Last time I was here I walked 15 km from Rattlesnake Point to Crawford Lake and back. I was part of quite a large group… Continue reading Memory Lane – August 16, 2019

Iroquoia BT, My Health, Post Camino, Walking Speed

New Year Resolutions!

I am told by the sweep that I am too slow for the group... After finishing 155km on the Camino Frances in Spain and all the kilometers spend on the Bruce trail in preparation for the long trek this past October, this verdict comes as quite a shock to me. My goal is to walk… Continue reading New Year Resolutions!

Caledon Hills BT, Camino Prep, My Camino, October 2018, My Health

Preparations, Goals and Achievements, 30 September 2018.

Today we are leaving for Spain to walk 155km on the Camino Frances. We are starting in O'Cebreiro and are walking on an ages old pilgrimage route towards Santiago de Compostela. Legend has it that the remains of the apostle James are buried there. It is called the "Jacob's Weg" in Germany. Recently a movie,… Continue reading Preparations, Goals and Achievements, 30 September 2018.

Camino Prep, The Bruce Trail, Toronto BT

50 km Bruce Trail End-to-End (Toronto Section), 8 & 9 September 2018

When Magdalena suggested we should aim for 2 x 25 km as a good preparation for our Camino, this event seemed designed for us and we signed up to walk 50 km in total over two days. Even the weather cooperated with a cold front coming through and dropping the temperature from the mid thirties… Continue reading 50 km Bruce Trail End-to-End (Toronto Section), 8 & 9 September 2018