Chapter 2F: Prince Rupert, BC

Prince Rupert was our second last stop in beautiful British Columbia and boy, was it a spectacular drive there! After driving a little over 1200 km from Kamloops, we reached Charles Hayes Secondary School (CHSS) in Prince Rupert. The weather up there caught me off guard, because I was promised a lot of snow, ice and…

Chapter 2E: Kamloops, BC

The adventure from Port Coquitlam to Kamloops was about a 4 hour drive and was absolutely beautiful. We weaved through the Coquihalla highway and passed by beautiful mountains. We finally encountered our first bit of snow which actually became quite a big issue when we were tipping the truck at the Kamloops Christian School. Since…

Chapter 2D: Port Coquitlam, BC

Our stop in Port Coquitlam was a highly anticipated event, especially since it was to be an extravagant science carnival. Ed, the science teacher at Terry Fox Secondary School had been planning this event for several months and wanted to bring 1000 visitors to the event. In combination with the the Power of Ideas tour,…

Chapter 2C: Vancouver, BC

One of the first things I did when I arrived in Vancouver was a bicycle search. In a city with so much bicycle infrastructure, I felt compelled to bike everywhere. I was lucky and had a friend who let me borrow his bike – thanks Parker! At the time, there was no snow in Vancouver,…