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Day 19 Trek

Sunday, April 21, 2013      4 comments

Oh what a night! It was wonderful to be clean and lay in a bed. Although I do love going to sleep looking up at the stars. I woke up so refreshed and wanted to go for a wander so I decided to go to the King Jarrah Heritage Trail. The bus ride wa... Read more

Day 18 Trek

Saturday, April 20, 2013      3 comments

As we wake up in the morning I know we are ready to sleep in a bed. At least I know I am. lol So we break our fast and pack up much faster knowing that a fairly short hike and we will be in Balingup and be able to have a shower and a bed for the... Read more

Day 17 Trek

Friday, April 19, 2013      2 comments

After having a wonderfully easy day and fun in the Shire of Collie we all get up much refreshed and showered. We were getting a bit ripe there. lol We pack out and get back onto the trail. The Glen Mervyn Dam is pretty but it is only about... Read more

Day 16 Trek

Thursday, April 18, 2013      2 comments

The Harris Dam Campsite was wonderful. We all had a nice easy day yesterday and were able to do some short hikes around the camping area. As we pack out we listen to all the birds in the area chittering to greet the day. We hike out and soo... Read more

Day 15 Trek

Wednesday, April 17, 2013      3 comments

After the easy day yesterday and a fun night in the campsite we are up and ready to go in good time. We pack up and out on our way to the Long Gully Bridge to cross over the Murray River for the last time. The Long Gully Bridge is a stellar... Read more

Day 14 Trek

Tuesday, April 16, 2013      2 comments

After a refreshing weekend I'm ready to go. We leave Dwellingup walking along the Bibblulmun Track still going south. We are heading to our First of two camp sites before we get into Collie. The first camp site is in the Lane-Poole Reserve. ... Read more

Day 13 Trek

Monday, April 15, 2013      2 comments

After yesterdays fun on the train and trail I had a great sleep. My room is so comfortable. I almost decided to just stay in bed all day but at the last minute decided to walk around again to help my legs recover. So I went to the Forest Heritag... Read more

Day 12 Trek

Sunday, April 14, 2013      1 comments

After the most wonderful nights sleep I awoke so refreshed! My legs are a bit sore so I decided to go walkabout for the day. I went to the Heritage Center to learn more information about Dwellingup. It was so quaint and I met the nicest people. ... Read more

Day 11 Trek

Saturday, April 13, 2013      2 comments

Wow! After hiking all over Mt Dale my legs are sore! It is a good sore indicating muscle growth. We all are moving slow this morning and having to workout the Lactic Acid that has built up in our muscles from the hiking. More water is good and w... Read more

Day 10 Trek

Friday, April 12, 2013      1 comments

In the morning we wake up at different times. I'm up with the sun and the birds. It's hard to sleep when the sun comes up for me. I really need it dark to sleep. I also love waking up to birdsong. Up at South Lake Tahoe there are birds that call... Read more

Day 9 Trek

Thursday, April 11, 2013      2 comments

OK, here we go! As we start out from Kalamunda in the Perth Hills we go into the Jarrah Forest. For those of us in the USA we would know this as a Eucalyptus Tree. The aroma abounds around us as we hike through the trees. Eucalyptus margin... Read more

Day 8 Trek

Tuesday, April 09, 2013      3 comments

This Trek has already been so fun and full that I can't believe it just keeps getting better. Today at Kings Park and Botanical Gardens we went for a lovely trek on two different trails. I learned that Kings Park has been used by the Aborig... Read more

Day 7 Trek

Monday, April 08, 2013      2 comments

Well today being Sunday for me I allowed myself to sleep most of the day and get rested up for next week. That being said I did walk 1,130 steps today. That is a slow day for me. I just couldn't wake up. I feel so much better for it though. I ca... Read more

Day 6 of my trek

Sunday, April 07, 2013      3 comments

What a fun day it was today. I went to Rottnest Island. The Quokkas are so cute. I just couldn't get over that they are the size of cats! They were so friendly and we were able to get quite close. I didn't feed them because I didn't want them to... Read more

Day 5 of my Trek

Friday, April 05, 2013      2 comments

Ah, it was lovely to have a nice slow day today. I really loved the Swan Bell Tower. Those bells are really amazing and to think they are "Royal Bells" and came all the way from St Martins-in-the-Fields! It was interesting to learn that they wer... Read more


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