Botanical Gardens

Tofino Botanical Gardens are twelve acres of gardens, forest, and shoreline that explore the relationship between culture and nature. Tofino Botanical Gardens Foundation, a non-profit registered Canadian charity operates educational programs and provides information about temperate rainforest conservation. Location Tofino Botanical Gardens

Cadomin run #overland

Rig: 2017 4Runner TRD off road Trail Distance (round trip from Red Deer, Alberta): 697 km Trail date: September 1, 2017 The Forestry Trunk Road runs north from Nordegg, Alberta and Highway 40 takes you to the old mining town of Cadomin. The Mining operation in the mountains, west of the hamlet, is significant and the rocky

Overlanding in the Outback

An interesting read… Taking its complete circuit-of-the-country, Highway 1, in its Great Northern Highway guise, skirts along the southern boundary of the Kimberley region. Between Derby and Kununurra the road runs through Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, but if you want to really get to grips with what is arguably the country’s most authentically ‘Australian’