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... happy to find a huge pack of wagon wheels; pretty much his favourite thing in the whole world.
Kamloops was much larger than we remembered from the last time we were here; in 2011 when we flew in to Kamloops airport. If a town is large enough to sustain a Costco chain, as well as huge stores of other chains, such as Walmart, then it must be a larger-scale town.
We had dinner in the hotel before going to bed.
Got up early and headed out as it was snowing, which it did all the way to almost Jasper. The weather was COLD! We wanted to get to a lower elevation ASAP and we got to a balmy 57 as we approached Kamloops, BC, where we are staying the night. The scenery today was mostly out the ...
... does so that is why I ordered it. The cobbler was delicious; tart but sweet, perfect texture of crunch in the topping but softness in the fruit...and the vanilla bean ice cream must have been churned in heaven. It was an I-will-fight-you-for-the-last-bite finish. After full bellies, we stopped at the Nass River Rest Area for the night. It was a good day.
Pictures of Billy will be posted soon :)
... wildlife to keep us interested.
Some of the Eagle and Osprey nests only meters from our window perched on the top of telegraph poles..
At one stage we were stopped and Carolynn just had to take a photo of cattle that wandered over to check us out..
There is an open balcony at the back of each car where you can have an even more imersive experience
Finally we arrived at Kamloops for ...
... it to post office (it was about 6:30 pm at this stage) and they rang and found an open post office for us. We gathered what needed posting and ran over - only to see it being shut as we arrived - Rob yelled out don't close, and the girl reopened, finally got the parcels posted - using surface mail - so they might get to Perth before us. After that we went down to listen to Swing in riverside park for a while before going back to the hotel for a drink and to share some sliders in the ...