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Camp+Roadtrip this July, Vancouver Island and surroundings July-August
Posted June 12th, 2012 - 8:22 pm by from Vernon, Canada (Permalink)
Hey, i'm a 23 year old male vegetarian "hippy" looking for a partner to get out and see vancouver island and surroundings including sunshine coast Starting early July and coming back early august.
Camping practically all of it with a bit of visiting here and there, looking to possibly join in on a festival or 2 in the area if i can
Planning to go to Diversity Fest which is the start of my trip early July

Things i'm looking to do
-northcoast trail
-kayak island hoping
-camping on secluded beaches with hammok/tent/nothing but bedding on beach under stars
-play music, I'm bringing saxaphone and dijeridoo(which i'm trying to learn to circular breath)
-hiking, swimming, maybe some surfing
I enjoy being farely active but go with the flow of whats desired each day
If you're interested in taking part in this adventure, I leave for diversity festival for july 6th weekend and will be taking off on the adventure from there.
Cheers and look forward to hearing from someone soon
Luke Jukes

Posted June 13th, 2012 - 9:23 pm by from Saskatoon, Canada (Permalink)
Hey buddy, I"m in Fernie now gettign some $$$ together but I'm dead-set on gettin to the Island this summer. I'll be in the south OKanagan byt the end of the month and then in Van sometime close to your dep. date. Add me if you wanna start discussing things...
MOI---> I play the jaw harp and have ambitions to get the experience evolving
---> I'm aware of several cool-lookin festivals, one is called Bass Camp held at Shawnigan lake sometime mid-July.
---> I was there for a week last March and loved it, I'm moving there for sure!!
Hope to hear from U
Dave

Posted June 13th, 2012 - 11:34 pm by from Vernon, Canada (Permalink)
Hi Dave would love to meet up as well as discuss traveling this summer if you're keen, i'll be heading down towards vanoucver july 2nd and towards texada island for diversity fest july 6th weekend which another cser seems to be keen on doing, if you want to meet up and do that, awesome, if not i'll be doing the island after that for the rest of july and some of august so let me know what works best :)

Posted June 18th, 2012 - 6:38 am by from Quebec, Canada (Permalink)
If you stop in Ucluelet, let me know. :)

Posted June 20th, 2012 - 4:52 pm by from Vernon, Canada (Permalink)
I'll be sure to Catherine! and hopefully I will make it around :) what's the ocean like over there? hikes in the area?

Posted June 24th, 2012 - 8:07 am by from Vernon, Canada (Permalink)
Still waiting to hear a reply from dave, so until then looking for a definite person keen to rideshare road trip.
July 2nd-Aug 1st
Camp
Music
Hike
Kayak
Swim
Laugh
Have fun!
Cheers
Luke Jukes

Posted June 24th, 2012 - 10:22 am by from Cape Town, South Africa (Permalink)
Not sure how set in stone your dates are, I'll be arriving in Vancouver on july 30th and heading to the Okanagan home to visit my parents for 2 weeks or so. Always good to have people around for a few days to hike, climb, swim in the lakes, wine taste, share a beer, etc. If you head the okanagan direction let me know, its a great spot in the summer, we live up on a hillside not too far from penticton and you'd definitely be welcome to throw a tent up outside our house, or crash in the hammock, and theres a collection of violins, sax, piano and guitar around the house that need playing!

Ah...have just realised you're from the okanagan! In that case, if you'd like a stopover for a night on your way home then maybe we can go for a climb or hike! Always good to meet people in the area!

Posted June 24th, 2012 - 3:56 pm by from Vernon, Canada (Permalink)
haha that sounds awesome! slight problem right now is that icbc has locked down my trip to only july, have to be back for august 1st in Vernon, but i'm definitely down to try and pull another road trip down that direction to take your offer, sounds awesome :) i'll keep in touch once i'm back in vernon and let you know what i can manage, would love to meet you. do you play any of these instruments around the house?