Crossroads Hiking Club: Hike #11
Elphinstone ‘Light’

Discovering Nature on the Sunshine Coast

Crossroads Community Church, Sechelt, B.C.



March 19, 2017
The J.B. Connector plaque in memory of Janice Brown

Video Clip of a 300+ year old Douglas Fir tree

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.

Elphinstone 'Light' Hike, Sunshine Coast, B.C.


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

All men by nature desire to know. - Aristotle

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

The power which resides in him is new in nature. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

The only foolproof path to wealth is inheritance. - Tom and David Gardner

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

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

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

If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere. - Laura I Wilder

Mouse: An animal which strews its path with fainting women. - Ambrose Bierce

You have to sniff out joy. Keep your nose to the joy trail. - Buffy Sainte-Marie

The beaten path is the safest, but the traffic's terrible. - Jeff Taylor

In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks. - John Muir

Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit. - Edward Abbey

One road leads home and a thousand roads lead into the wilderness. - C S Lewis

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

Followers will never know how hard the leader tries to create a path. - Unknown

All my life through, the new sights of Nature made me rejoice like a child. - Marie Curie

In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments - there are consequences. - Robert G Ingersoll

If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere. - Frank A. Clark

Birds with broken wings walking on the ground were once flying high up in the sky. - Mehmet M Ildan

Dreams come true; without that possibility nature would not incite us to have them. - John Updike

Middle Age is the awkward period when Father Time starts catching up with Mother Nature. - Harold Coffin

Some folks look at me and see a certain swagger, which in Texas is called 'walking.' - George W. Bush

The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble. - Blaise Pascal

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

Physics is about questioning, studying, probing nature. You probe, and, if you're lucky, you get strange clues. - Lene Hau

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

Art owes its origin to nature. This beautiful creation supplied the first model, while the original teacher was that divine intelligence. - Giorgio Vasari

Nature is one of the most underutilized treasures in life. It has the power to unburden hearts and reconnect to that inner place of peace. - Janice Anderson

The great outdoors is a theme with me; a walking holiday in Scotland is perfect - Culloden and the forests of Aviemore are both favourites. - Erin O'Connor

Determine what motivates you and you can find your path to love, happiness and influence and that which you seek to make your life complete. - Louis Howard

Mathematics began to seem too much like puzzle solving. Physics is puzzle solving, too, but of puzzles created by nature, not by the mind of man. - Maria G. Mayer

Miracle: An act or event out of the order of nature and unaccountable, as beating a normal hand of four kings and an ace with four aces and a king. - Ambrose Bierce

Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity. - John Muir

Why is marijuana against the law? It grows naturally upon our planet. Doesn't the idea of making nature against the law seem to you a bit... unnatural? - Bill Hicks

What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but, scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable. - Joseph Addison

For writers, handing a manuscript off to an editor is like walking into a parole hearing. You’ve done the time but wonder if it’s going to satisfy the judge. - Shandy L. Kurth

Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every preconceived notion, follow humbly wherever and to whatever abysses nature leads, or you shall learn nothing. - Thomas Huxley

I have written most of my melodies walking and I feel it is definitely one of the most helpful ways of sewing all of the different things in your life together and seeing the whole picture. - Bjork


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18-Jan-2022