Rock climbers make first ascent of massive wall

Rock climbers make first ascent of massive wall

The Red Alert Wall is one of the largest walls in North America south of the Arctic and until last month, it hadn’t been climbed. Most climbers didn’t even know it existed. On July 6, Cranbrook’s Travis Foster and Drew Leiterman began climbing the 1,500 metre...

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Finding my feet: Running solo

Finding my feet: Running solo

As long as I can remember, running has been where I’ve felt most comfortable. The feel of my body moving through space, the wind, the matched sound of my footfalls and my own heartbeat.  By Mel Edgar There’s a freedom. I don’t have to worry about anything: if my face...

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Best of Powell River 2017 results

A perfect sunset. At Willingdon. The dock in silhouette. Photos like these represent the “Best of Powell River” - or at least what many locals think of as the pinnacle, if Instagram and Facebook feeds are any indication. But there’s so much more to the “best of” this...

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Hee-haw and goodbye: Wildwood donkeys to a new home

“I’m going to miss them,” says Don Carto, scratching Jackie behind the ear as he looks over at the other donkeys, Willie, Angel and Jill. “They’re my buddies.” For more than 20 years, there have been donkeys on the Wildwood Hill. “They’re kind of a landmark,” says...

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Pick up sticks: Help maintain the Sunshine Coast Trail

By Isabelle Southcott | isabelle@prliving.ca Will you pick up ten sticks the next time you’re out for a hike on the Sunshine Coast Trail? While you’re at it, take a selfie, post it to the Sunshine Coast Trail’s Facebook page and you will be entered in a draw to win...

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Clearly, he’s got a plan here, but who is Colin MacRae?

By Kirk Somers Colin MacRae had been living in Victoria, where he grew up, when he came up to Powell River to visit a friend. This was back in 2008. Having never been here he started looking around, and was intrigued by what he saw. Here was this pristine, beautiful...

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