Blogs from Chase, British Columbia, Canada, North America


North America » Canada » British Columbia » Chase September 5th 2011

I was up at 7 AM, no sign of the bear so took a shower and drove downtown. A clerk at the grocery store told me a little about the town, including the news the local museum had had two fires this summer. Took a few pics of it and some historic buildings etc. Back at our site I got the water hot, and Dianne made breakfast. The latter was to be ham and eggs, but we discovered yesterday our electric cooler somehow got switched to "heat" instead of "cool), so the eggs were partly cooked (so were the cucumbers) and we decided to go without. Toasted some buns over our borrowed camp stove. It was a beautiful morning after a heavy overnight dew and we got the tent dried out before packing. After a quick ... read more

North America » Canada » British Columbia » Chase September 4th 2011

Just could not resist stopping a little sooner than originally planned, because this trip is mainly about connecting with Dianne's "Chase" relatives and we found Chase, BC on our map route. Stayed at the Lion's campground on the edge of town, beside the river. Met wonderful neighbours from Kelowna, and when our new stove would not work we borrowed theirs. Also viewed a bear eating apples from a tree across the river (glad I brought my new spotting scope along). Free showers and great neighbours made our stay fun.... read more

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