Crossroads Hiking Club

Discovering Nature on the Sunshine Coast

Crossroads Community Church, Sechelt, B.C.

The J.B. Connector plaque in memory of Janice Brown

Hikes by the Crossroads Community Church Hiking Club
on the Sunshine Coast of B.C.

2016 Hikes
Hike #1: November 20, 2016: Cliff Gilker Park, Roberts Creek
Hike #2: November 27 @ Phillips Trail, Roberts Creek
Hike #3: December 4: Trout Lake (‘Easy Street’), Half Moon Bay

2017 Hikes
Hike #4: January 15: Homesite Creek Falls, Half Moon Bay
Hike #5: January 22: Chapman Creek, Davis Bay
Hike #6: January 29: Selma Park, Sechelt
Hike #7: February 19: Crowston Connector, Sechelt
Hike #8: February 26: Hidden Grove, Tuwanek / Sandy Hook
Hike #9: March 5: Soames Hill Park, Gibsons
Hike #10: March 12 @ Triangle Lake (Little Knives), Half Moon Bay
Hike #11: March 19 @ Elphinstone ‘Light’, Roberts Creek
Hike #12: March 26 @ Whispering Firs Park & Ocean Beach Esplanade, Gibsons
Hike #13: April 2 @ Francis Point & Beaver Island, Madeira Park
Hike #14: April 22 @ Skookumchuck Narrows, Egmont
Hike #15: April 30 @ Smugglers Cove, Half Moon Bay
Hike #16: May 27 @ BLT to Chapmans Creek, Sechelt
Hike #17: June 3 @ Klein Lake to Suncoaster Trail, Pender Harbour

Join us on our next Sunshine Coast hike! (no cost; rain or shine)

Adversity is the first path to truth. - Lord Byron

A father is a banker provided by nature. - French Proverb

I believe in God, only I spell it Nature. - Frank Lloyd Wright

Nature knows no indecencies; man invents them. - Mark Twain

He loves nature in spite of what it did to him. - Forrest Tucker

The only foolproof path to wealth is inheritance. - Tom and David Gardner

Adopt the pace of nature. Her secret is patience. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Faith lightens the path your shadowed mind has to walk. - Michelle Horst

Air pollution is turning Mother Nature prematurely gray. - Irv Kupcinet

A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Once on his feet, though, man does not stay where he is. - Frederic Gros

That most elusive organ that nature has ever yet created. - Stanley Baldwin

Education: the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty. - Mark Twain

If you're already walking on thin ice, you might as well dance. - Proverb

Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination. - Voltaire

A really well made buttonhole is the only link between art and nature. - Oscar Wilde

Beauty is the first present nature gives to a woman and the first it takes away. - Fay Weldon

Keep your bike in good repair: motorcycle boots are not comfortable for walking. - Unknown

I'm not a walking extra in a Chekhov play; I'm no Slavic gloom or Irish gloom. - Orson Welles

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Free will is an illusion. People always choose the perceived path of greatest pleasure. - Scott Adams

Anakin, you're breaking my heart! And you're going down a path I cannot follow! - Padme

I had some eyeglasses. I was walking down the street when suddenly the prescription ran out. - Steven Wright

A path full of potholes must be traveled slowly, but there's no reason you can't finish the journey. - Faydra D. Fields

There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty that makes human nature rise above itself, in acts of bravery and heroism. - Alexander Hamilton

If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress. - Barack Obama

Happiness consists in activity: such is the constitution of our nature; it is a running stream, and not a stagnant pool. - John M. Good

All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion and desire. - Aristotle

I felt as if I were walking with destiny, and that all my past life had been but a preparation for this hour and this trial. - Winston Churchill

It is not in the nature of politics that the best men should be elected. The best men do not want to govern their fellowmen. - George MacDonald

Here's good advice for practice: go into partnership with nature; she does more than half the work and asks none of the fee. - Martin H. Fischer

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul. - John Muir

The deviation of man from the state in which he was originally placed by nature seems to have proved to him a prolific source of diseases. - Edward Jenner

Mathematics is not a careful march down a well-cleared highway, but a journey into a strange wilderness where the explorers often get lost. - W.S. Anglin

DNA is nature's own nanoengineered computer and it is well suited for solving cominatorial problems. Combining attributes is, after all, the essence of genetics. - Ray Kurzeil

Yes, I have doubted. I have wandered off the path, but I always return. It is intuitive, an intrinsic, built-in sense of direction. I seem always to find my way home. - Helen Hayes

I used to be such a militant city-ist, but more and more I've seen forests and nature and oceans, and I don't know any more if this is the awesomest way to live. - Regina Spektor

Mathematics would certainly have not come into existence if one had known from the beginning that there was in nature no exactly straight line, no actual circle, no absolute magnitude. - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Every time a resolve or fine glow of feeling evaporates without bearing fruit, it is worse than a chance lost; it works to hinder future emotions from taking the normal path of discharge. - William James

The long distance hiker, a breed set apart,
From the likes of the usual pack.
He'll shoulder his gear, be hittin' the trail;
Long gone, long 'fore he'll be back. - M.J. Eberhart

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