Wednesday, August 16, 2017 498 miles! AND Thursday, August 17, 2017 352 miles Driving day. I hate to leave the Fairmont, but I must start my turn back SouthEast in order to meet the boys in Missoula tomorrow. The highlight of the day is driving back down hwy 99 from Whistler to Vancouver. The lowlight … More The Meet-Up!
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Several miles – straight up… Good morning, Whistler! Today is my last full day in Whistler. I have a 9:30 tee time again and am not sure if I will play a second round (remember, there is “unlimited” golf here and I hate not to take full advantage). I will think … More Bottom to Top in Whistler
Monday, August 14, 2017 0 miles (ahhhhhh) It is a beautiful day in Whistler this morning. Temps are around 65 and supposed to get up into the 70’s. Perfect for my first pass at the Chateau Whistler Golf Course. But first, breakfast. The buffet at the Wildflower Restaurant is included with my Amex perks. I … More A Beastly Golf Course!
Sunday, August 13, 2017 91 miles Awake early and the fitness room at the RiverRock is calling my name. I reluctantly answer the call. Heading north to Whistler today – should be about 2 hours, but once again my GPS takes me down the primrose path. I end up smack in downtown Vancouver. It … More Finally Out of the Smoke!
Saturday, August 12, 2017 30 miles to Sandpiper Golf 72 Miles (felt like 172) to Richmond, BC All was quiet at the Colonial 900 Motel last night and I had a good sleep. Up early to make the 45 minute drive to Harrison Mills and the Sandpiper Golf Course. But first a coffee at the … More Playing the ‘Piper
Friday, August 11, 2017 292 miles It was a very quiet and comfy night at Vintage Merlot B&B. When I venture out of my room at 8:00 Debbie is preparing my breakfast. Walter sits with me and we discuss wine again. I tell him I am on the lookout for a dry Reisling and he … More Golfing in the Heart of Wine Country
Thursday, August 10, 2017 Miles 309 Today is a driving day. I am heading west to Oliver. You can see that I am making my way towards my final destintion – Whistler – before turning around and heading southeast to meet the boys in Missoula, MT. This drive is supposed to be spectacular. It winds … More Smoke ‘Em if You Got ‘Em