June 6th – “Authors On 8th Avenue”

June 6th – “Authors On 8th Avenue” Today was the first rainy day I have experienced on my travels. And did it ever rain!! One thing I have noticed about Dawson, is that when the sun is gone it feels like the Arctic, but as soon as it comes out, it feels like the...

June 5th – “Striking Gold In Dawson”

June 5th – “Striking Gold In Dawson”   Another great day in the Yukon.    It started off with an 8:15am tour of a working gold mine just outside of Dawson.  It was just me and a young couple from Winnipeg on the tour.  They were Jets fan, but we won’t go...

June 4th – The Klondike Highway

June 4th – The Klondike Highway My day started like almost every day of my life starts, with a coffee from Tim Horton’s. Thank you youth group for all of your gifts cards. I am motoring through them!! I then began the long, long journey from Whitehorse to Dawson City...

June 3rd – “I’m Here!” I finally made it to the Yukon. I’m so excited to spend the next week exploring this amazing territory. I’m spending the night in Whitehorse and then driving 600kms tomorrow up the Alaskan Highway to Dawson City. It’s going to be an adventure....

May 31st – “Lessons Of The Road”

  Blog May 31st – “Lessons Of The Road”   Being in a car all day, driving for hours at a time, alone and far from all that is familiar, offers its unique life lessons.   After four days in the car, travelling North or Superior, here are some things I...

May 29th – “Thunder Bay”

May 29th – “Thunder Bay”   I started the day at Fort William.  I was excited because as soon as I read the word “fort” I figured I was going to see soldiers, muskets, and stories of epic battles against the Americans.  Boy was I wrong.  It was a “fort” in name...