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Forum: British Columbia   08-06-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 660
Posted By frankhardly
Thanks for posting. I'm planning on going there...

Thanks for posting. I'm planning on going there next week. Is the trail flagged from the Tenas Road end? What is the condition of the road?
Forum: British Columbia   12-21-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,348
Posted By frankhardly
Haha. You beat me to the cordless grinder idea. I...

Haha. You beat me to the cordless grinder idea. I don't leave home without one along with a cordless drill with a longer metal bit.
Forum: Gotta Love Gear   05-30-2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 820
Posted By frankhardly
This whole project including bike cost about...

This whole project including bike cost about $1,800. To get the same power from a manufactured bike would probably cost in excess of $6k. No manufacturing plans, but if anyone wants to attempt...
Forum: Gotta Love Gear   05-30-2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 820
Posted By frankhardly
Great Idea. I think my next test will be a climb...

Great Idea. I think my next test will be a climb up Mount Seymour Road. The risk of running out of juice is minimal as I can turn around and use gravity on the downhill.
Forum: Sign Up Board and Events   05-28-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,776
Posted By frankhardly
What a great idea. Thanks for organizing this....

What a great idea. Thanks for organizing this. I'm game for a mid week jaunt and I'll keep my eyes out for one of your outings.
Forum: Gotta Love Gear   05-28-2019, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 897
Posted By frankhardly
One other idea is an electric chainsaw....

One other idea is an electric chainsaw. Milwaulkee make a pretty good system, but could be expensive with the right batteries.
Forum: British Columbia   05-28-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,990
Posted By frankhardly
Great trip report. Thanks for the description of...

Great trip report. Thanks for the description of roads.
Forum: Gotta Love Gear   05-28-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 820
Posted By frankhardly
"Augmented Hiking" or Frank's Mechanized Assault

So, I haven't posted here in a while due to the snow and my lack of interest in snowshoeing an the attendant hazards of avalanches etc. Meanwhile in my basement, I've been plotting a means to take...
Forum: British Columbia   09-13-2018, 10:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,775
Posted By frankhardly
Thank you so much for responding. This is exactly...

Thank you so much for responding. This is exactly what I was hoping for. Your first picture of the summit tower looks like there's a path to the right of the gentleman in the green shirt above and...
Forum: British Columbia   09-12-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,775
Posted By frankhardly
Thanks for posting the trip report. I've had my...

Thanks for posting the trip report. I've had my eye on Watersprite tower and was wondering if you could elaborate on the route from the Lake. When I look at the tower from lakeside, is the route tend...
Forum: British Columbia   09-11-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,543
Posted By frankhardly
I did this a few years ago solo and you have to...

I did this a few years ago solo and you have to be really careful at the bottom of the rock field on the east side of runner as it ends up in a steep slabby creek drainage. At about 2/3's of the way...
Forum: British Columbia   09-09-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 910
Posted By frankhardly
Good for you for not giving up and finishing...

Good for you for not giving up and finishing this. I did Coliseum years ago during mid week and got in about 6 kms on a mountain bike and managed a round trip of 6 hours. Two years ago did it from...
Forum: British Columbia   09-07-2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 543
Posted By frankhardly
Iceberg Lake and a Farewell to Summer Sept 5th

A small job in Whistler allowed me to stay for free overnight. I took my wife and daughter along to mix business and pleasure. My daughter hiked the Skywalk trail a month and a half ago and suggested...
Forum: British Columbia   08-17-2018, 10:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,260
Posted By frankhardly
Nice report. I've been mulling this for a while...

Nice report. I've been mulling this for a while and will probably wait until next year.
Forum: British Columbia   08-17-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,144
Posted By frankhardly
Vicuna Peak August 16th

My daughter and I planned a bit of a hiking safari over two days. Picked her up in New West at 7 am yesterday and we headed to the Coquihalla. Objective was to do Vicuna or Guanaco or maybe even both...
Forum: British Columbia   08-17-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,756
Posted By frankhardly
Hi Chris, thanks for the posting. I have almost...

Hi Chris, thanks for the posting. I have almost identical shots of yours of the slabs beneath Vicuna.
Forum: British Columbia   08-17-2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,756
Posted By frankhardly
Hi Martin. My daughter and I just got back today...

Hi Martin. My daughter and I just got back today from doing Vicuna yesterday. We parked at the Zum Recreation campground as someone in a pickup just came over the bridge as we got there and debated...
Forum: British Columbia - Mainland Hiking   08-05-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,334
Posted By frankhardly
Might be a good idea. There were a couple of...

Might be a good idea. There were a couple of older guys we encountered before the real bad conditions arose who were doing a bit of road clearing and brush cutting in what appeared to be a non profit...
Forum: British Columbia - Mainland Hiking   08-05-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,334
Posted By frankhardly
We tried to do it last summer when I had a lifted...

We tried to do it last summer when I had a lifted Mitsubishi Delica. I got through about 21 kms and then the road kind of disappeared into a steep hugely rutted goat track with overgrown vegetation....
Forum: British Columbia   08-04-2018, 09:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,115
Posted By frankhardly
Thanks for the inspiring report. Did Brunswick...

Thanks for the inspiring report. Did Brunswick late last year and you've motivated me to pick off more of these Germanic royalty peaks.
Forum: British Columbia   08-04-2018, 08:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,540
Posted By frankhardly
Really Nice. Any special gear required to get to...

Really Nice. Any special gear required to get to the peak? Thanks for the helpful information about the road condition.
Forum: British Columbia   07-28-2018, 12:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,283
Posted By frankhardly
Hi Chris. Thanks for the reply. I like to err on...

Hi Chris. Thanks for the reply. I like to err on the side of caution wrt equipment. In our case, in the near white out condition, it seemed prudent to have the crampons and ice axe. The final bit was...
Forum: British Columbia   07-20-2018, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 946
Posted By frankhardly
Thanks for posting the beautiful photos. I have...

Thanks for posting the beautiful photos. I have this on my list for this year.
Forum: British Columbia   07-20-2018, 12:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 956
Posted By frankhardly
Great photos. I did this 29 years ago, but...

Great photos. I did this 29 years ago, but helicoptered up to the hut as we climbed Alpha. We hiked out and it was steep. Back then the cable car was unlocked and it was on the right side for us. My...
Forum: British Columbia   07-19-2018, 11:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,283
Posted By frankhardly
Thanks for the reply. Beautiful photo of yours....

Thanks for the reply. Beautiful photo of yours. Its a fantastic shot. Any idea what the little lake below the peaks is?
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