Crossroads Hiking Club: Hike #11
Elphinstone ‘Light’

Discovering Nature on the Sunshine Coast

Crossroads Community Church, Sechelt, B.C.



March 19, 2017
The J.B. Connector plaque in memory of Janice Brown

Video Clip of a 300+ year old Douglas Fir tree

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.


Other 2016 & 2017 Hikes by the Crossroads Community Church Hiking Club
on the Sunshine Coast of B.C.


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

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Noble discontent is the path to heaven. - Thomas Higginson

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

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

Nature is not a place to visit. It is home. - Gary Snyder

Jesus was a hiker. The wilderness was His retreat. - Toni Sorenson

To the artist there is never anything ugly in nature. - August Rodin

Nothing really sets human nature free but self-control. - Paul Bottome

I was born a slave, but nature gave me a soul of a free man. - Toussaint Louverture

I love hiking, paddle boarding and listening to the Veronicas. - Bindi Irwin

You need mountains, long staircases don't make good hikers. - Amit Kalantri

Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished. - Sir Francis Bacon

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

Learning to live in the present moment is part of the path of joy. - Sarah Ban Breathnach

Corruption is nature's way of restoring our faith in democracy. - Sir Peter Ustinov

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

I feel like a midget with muddy feet had been walking over my tongue all night. - WC Fields

Nature gave us one tongue and two ears so we could hear twice as much as we speak. - Unknown

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

Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Once you start down the dark path, forever will it dominate your destiny, consume you it will. - George Lucas

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

All cartoon characters and fables must be exaggeration, caricatures. It is the very nature of fantasy and fable. - Walt Disney

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

Physics is about questioning, studying, probing nature. You probe, and, if you're lucky, you get strange clues. - Lene Hau

I'm always astonished by a forest. It makes me realise that the fantasy of nature is much larger than my own fantasy. - Gunter Grass

The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway o the weak becomes a stepping-stone in the pathway of the strong. - Thomas Carlyle

A convention is a splendid place to study human nature. Man in a crowd is quite a different creature than man acting alone. - William Jennings Bryan

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

If you like the outdoors, Colorado is a big adventure playground for adults: it's great for skiing, cycling, climbing, and hiking. - Tyler Hamilton

Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain. - Henry David Thoreau

Mathematics began to seem too much like puzzle solving. Physics is puzzle solving, too, but of puzzles created by nature, not by the mind of man. - Maria G. Mayer

To be a star, you must shine your own light, follow your path, and don't worry about the darkness, for that is when the stars shine brightest. - Joe-kster

That which you persist in doing becomes easier to do. Not that the nature of the thing itself has changed, but that your ability to do it has increased. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

I am more and more convinced that our happiness or unhappiness depends far more on the way we meet the events of life, than on the nature of those events themselves. - Baron Alexander von Humboldt

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

If you are a writer, you locate yourself behind a wall of silence and no matter what you are doing, driving a car or walking or doing housework you can still be writing, because you have that space. - Joyce Carol Oates

Millions of Americans are standing up and saying, 'We want our country back!' Republicans, Democrats, Independents, will not go down the path of Greece, we will not go quietly into the night. - Ted Cruz


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20-Jan-2018