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)

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The obstacle is the path. - Zen Aphorism

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

A lawn is nature under totalitarian rule. - Michael Pollan

Scenery is fine but human nature is finer. - John Keats

We don't see many fat men walking on stilts. - Bud Miller

Hiking and happiness go hand in hand (or foot in boot). - Diane Spicer

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

In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks. - John Muir

Nature does not loathe virtue: it is unaware of its existence. - Francois Malet-Joris

It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion. - Anatole France

Nothing happens to anybody which he is not fitted by nature to bear. - Marcus Aurelius

Death is nature's way of saying, "Your table is ready." - Robin Williams

Time is nature's way of keeping everything from happening at once. - Woody Allen

A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere. - Groucho Marx

If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere. - Frank A. Clark

Dreams come true; without that possibility nature would not incite us to have them. - John Updike

Middle Age is the awkward period when Father Time starts catching up with Mother Nature. - Harold Coffin

Beautiful young people are accidents of nature but beautiful old people are works of art. - Unknown

Like all refugees, I am imprinted with the nature of loss and the necessity for reinvention. - Adrienne Clarkson

And I was afraid because I knew I had outgrown my past before I could see a path to my future. - Han Nolan

The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient, whilst Mother Nature takes care of the cure. - Voltaire

We will walk the path not of retribution or revenge but the path of reconciliation and forgiveness. - Mahatma Gandhi

Such is the irresistible nature of truth that all it asks, and all it wants, is the liberty of appearing. - Thomas Paine

It is a brief period of life that is granted us by nature, but the memory of a well-spent life never dies. - Cicero

Humility before the flower at the timber line is the gate which gives access to the path up the open fell. - Dag Hammarskjold

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. - John Muir

Children raced outside. She surveyed their trail - traces of sticky fingerprints across everything, like wee poems. - Dr. SunWolf

So long as men praise you, you can only be sure that you are not yet on your own true path but on someone else's. - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Menopause: because nature decided that pregnancy, labor, delivery, breastfeeding, and stretch marks wasn't enough. - Unknown

At twilight, nature is not without loveliness, though perhaps its chief use is to illustrate quotations from the poets. - Oscar Wilde

I am like a pelican of the wilderness: I am like an owl of the desert. I watch, and am as a sparrow alone upon the house-top. - Bible

I still play hockey every now and then, and I still golf. But my biggest exercise is walking my big dog in the park every day. - Michael J. Fox

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

Making the decision to have a child is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body. - Elizabeth Stone

Physics investigates the essential nature of the world, and biology describes a local bump. Human psychology describes a bump on the bump. - Willard Quine

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

From lessening negativity to boosting creativity, hiking in fresh air actually boosts brain power and can help certain parts of the brain grow. - Meredith Carey

Why is marijuana against the law? It grows naturally upon our planet. Doesn't the idea of making nature against the law seem to you a bit... unnatural? - Bill Hicks

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

The salary of the chief executive of the large corporation is not a market award for achievement. It is frequently in the nature of a warm personal gesture by the individual to himself. - John Kenneth Galbraith


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19-Jun-2019