Thursday, May 26, 2011

Thursday 26th May 2011….Winter wonderland!!!

Had a great sleep even though it rained most of the night and the morning drive was in rain till I got to the Kelowna Connector!!!

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Here the weather changed to snow, ice and fog these photos were taken on a stretch of road about 10 miles long!!

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may26 007I think this is a trailer!!

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may26 012This really was a nasty part of the trip I haven’t driven in conditions like this for years… now I know why I go to Mexico for the Winter!!!!!

After the summit the weather eased and the first view of the lake!

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The bridge over the lake into Kelowna..

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Ramona resting after the ordeal I put her through outside Gail and Larry’s Casa!!

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It is always so nice to come here G & L have been friends of mine for nearly 30 years and we had a lot of catching up to do.  Whilst I helped Larry install some new fixtures in the bathroom..Ok Ok so I just passed him a tool or two…Gail cooked a great meatloaf and all is well!!!!!

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