Started the day by packing our trackside campsite. In the night, a train had actually stopped next to us. Packed the aerostar and onto the highway. Drove for a little bit then grabbed some breakfast at a quaint little lockout next to Shuswap.
Next, the rockies. We were in luck, as there was construction at 4 places on Rogers pass! Stuck in gridlock on the pass, we made some friends with drivers around us. The drive over the rockies was pretty slow so we wasted time by creating as many social media posts as possible (fb, reddit, twitter, blog, fb again…)
After a quick food stop at Golden, I hopped in the cockpit and drove us onto Calgary. Once there we met up with our U of C friends and they showed us a good time on the town.
In other news, Trevor made good use of the utility flap in the roof of the van:
Eastbound and down