First Training Hike

A great day for our first training hike in the hills above Meech Lake in Gatineau Park. I could only do two hours of the hike before heading back to a prior commitment, but it was a great taste of what’s to come!


In April 2014 I  joined a group climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro to raise funds for Dreams Take Flight, a charity which takes children with physical, mental and social challenges on a one day fun filled trip from Ottawa to Florida for a day at the Magic Kingdom. My preparations, why I did it, who I did it for, and… Read More »