Crossroads Hiking Club: Hike #14
Skookumchuck Narrows, Egmont

Discovering Nature on the Sunshine Coast

Crossroads Community Church, Sechelt, B.C.



April 22, 2017
Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck Narrows Hike

Skookumchuck is a Chinook First Nation’s word meaning “strong water” or “turbulent water”

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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Every path has a few puddles. - Unknown

Nature abhors a vacuum. And so do I. - Anne Gibbons

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

One touch of nature makes the whole world kin. - William Shakespeare

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

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

Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished. - Lao Tzu

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

It is part of human nature to hate the man you have hurt. - Tacitus

Getting to the top is optional. Getting down is mandatory. - Ed Viesturs

To learn something new, take the path that you took yesterday. - John Burroughs

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

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

Go often to the house of a friend, for weeds choke the unused path. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Trekking means a travelling experience with a thrilling excitement. - Amit Kalantri

Nature never makes any blunders. When she makes a fool she means it. - Archibald Alexander

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

I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order. - John Burroughs

The Dark Side of the Force is the pathway to many abilities some consider to be. - Senator Palpatine

He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at all to weep about. - Oscar Wilde

I can imagine few worse fates than walking around for the rest of one's life wearing a typo. - Anne Fadiman

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

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

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

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

It's in the democratic citizen's nature to be like a leaf that doesn't believe in the tree it's part of. - David Foster Wallace

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

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

Any path is only a path, and there is no affront, to oneself or to others, in dropping it if that is what your heart tells you. - Carlos Castaneda

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

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

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

Meditation brings wisdom; lack of mediation leaves ignorance. Know well what leads you forward and what hold you back, and choose the path that leads to wisdom. - Buddha

Physics is nothing but the ABC's. Nature is an equation with an unknown, a Hebrew word which is written only with consonants to which reason has to add the dots. - Johann G. Hamann

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

I look at an ant and I see myself: a native South African, endowed by nature with a strength much greater than my size so I might cope with the weight of a racism that crushes my spirit. - Miriam Makeba

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


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