Archive for November, 2009

Waking Up in Jasper

The sun went down just before I hit the mountains last night, so I drove the last hour or so into Jasper with only a vague sense of the dark, snow-smeared shapes rising around me. This is where I woke up this morning:

Skytram Road, Jasper National Park


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Out of Ontario

Late yesterday afternoon, after nearly 24 hours of total highway driving time spread over three days, I crossed out of Ontario and into Manitoba. I’m headed to Saskatoon today, and will spend most of the weekend there before heading into the Rocky Mountains on Sunday!

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Kilometre 0

I’m off on the first leg of my trans-Canada drive this morning – Ottawa to Sudbury. The whole trip should last about two weeks, and I’ll aim to post some photos and occasional observations en route.

More to come!

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