Jack of All Trails

Adventure, gear and tech

  • Helm Creek

    2 times now I have not had good conditions to get good views on the peaks of Garabaldi park. I went on this trip with my friends Cam, Christian, Liam, and Hanna. We had a few changes to the plan along the way. The original plan was to leave from Cheakamus trailhead, camp at helm…

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  • Mount Currie

    Hiked to the summit of Mount Currie with my friends Christian and Cam. It was probably the most brutal day hike I have ever done. The final 500m up were a brutal boulder field that only took one hour but felt like five. The trail started out okay, a slog, but well marked and maintained…

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  • Brandywine Mountain

    Hiked up Brandywine mountain with my friend Christian. trail was well marked and a fairly easy summit. We drove up towards the upper parking lot and parked near it but couldn’t make it quite all the way. The road to the upper lot was very rough, it took 30min to go 5km in my Ford…

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  • Taylor Meadows

    Camped at Taylor Meadows with my friend Sarah. We hiked up Panorama Ridge on the first day. Then Hiked up Black Tusk and went down to Garabaldi Lake on the second. There was a lot of smoke in the air from the wildfires so we couldn’t see very much.

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  • Rainbow Lake Spring Overnight

    Did a quick overnighter with James. He snowshoed and I used microspikes. I was fine with spikes for most of the hike until we reached the lake when the snow turned very soft and I had to posthole all over the skin track to get out of the watershed area so we could camp.

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  • West Coast Trail

    75km 5 nights May 2019 Trip of a lifetime with my friend Kerri. First stayed a night at Sombrio beach before starting. Parked at Port Renfrew and took the bus to Bamfield where we started the hike. Rained hard the second day but we found a nice cave to stay that night and dry out.…

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  • Wedgemont Lake Overnight

    My first solo overnighter. This was a pretty brutal trail but very worth it. Beautiful views at the lake and I was able to walk right up to the glacier and lick it.

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