Swan Song for the Jetta - CycleBlaze

Swan Song for the Jetta

A car-assisted loop through the Canadian Rockies

By Scott Anderson & Rachael Anderson
1,518 miles (2,443 km) over 36 days between Jul. 7, 2018 and Aug. 11, 2018

Prelude

the Jetta and the Journey heart 7
New camera heart 35
More on that camera problem heart 3
Losing it heart 42
A Boring Independence Day heart 54
Feelin’ the blues heart 45
Willow Grove heart 62
Birch Bay heart 42
Kamloops heart 19

The Okanagan Loop

Vernon heart 49
Kelowna heart 68
Penticton heart 37
Osoyoos heart 49
Princeton heart 47
Merritt heart 69
Kamloops heart 53

Day Rides in the Rockies

On to Valemount heart 58
Mount Robson heart 60
Robson and beyond heart 57
On to Jasper heart 32
Hiking in Jasper: Old Fort Point heart 98
Icefields Parkway I heart 81
Maligne Lake heart 71
Icefields Parkway II heart 96
Icefields Parkway III heart 87
Icefields Parkway IV heart 97
The Legacy Trail heart 59
Highwood Pass heart 85
Mcdougall Memorial United Church heart 89

Kootenay Country

Kootenay Overview heart 2
Kootenay National Park heart 105
Fairmont Hot Springs heart 66
Kimberley heart 33
Crawford Bay heart 42
Nelson heart 49
New Denver heart 42
Nakusp heart 44
Hiking Mount Revelstoke: Lake Miller heart 74
Lake Revelstoke heart 48
Biking Mount Revelstoke: Meadows in the Sky Parkway heart 43
North Kootenay Lake heart 62
Declare victory, go home heart 52
Some reflections on the tour heart 14