Tagged: Grouse Mountain

The Lillooet Jump

2016 Race Day:  Jump!  East of the Lillooet Aid Station and past the 3/4 mark, runners jump for the camera while they still have the energy!   …Alice Lam, 2 times Knee Knacker Finisher   Glenn’s training run report from last Sunday (May 21) described a notorious territorial grouse, high snowbanks, heat and dodging...

Sunday May 21, 2017: Training Run Report by Glenn Pacé

Well….the weather went from winter to summer and skipped spring entirely. Temperatures were aiming towards 25c! That said, the conditions higher on the trail spectacularly underscored what we have all been through so far this season. Some years have had snow, some years have been completely dry. This was definitely...

May 21, 2017 – Training run photos and video by Salvador Miranda

As you circumnavigated from the base to the top of Grouse Mountain, Salvador chased y’all with his camera.  From temperate rainforest to the snowbanks of Grouse Mountain,  here are Salvador’s two photo albums and a video of his efforts. First album: 300 metres east of Mosquito Creek along the Baden Powell. Second album:   Snowbanks lined the road to the top...

Sunday May 14, 2017: Training Run Report by Glenn Pacé

This week’s training run saw a few more people join us as we extended the distance by another 30-40 minutes. Since many people were away last week, Patricia and I revisited some of the housekeeping items that we talked about last week. We promise that subsequent training runs will have...

June 7 training run route change

To take advantage of the snow-free Black Mtn. conditions, the training run co-ordinators are changing this Sunday’s June 7th run. The route change will help build up your physical and mental stamina, and offer spectacular views at Eagle Bluffs. Instead of going from Panorama Park to St. George’s Bench, the...