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Hiking
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Cycle Touring
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Whale Watching
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Seasons in the Sun
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Nodding Onion
Packing fresh veggies along on the trail may be impractical due to weight or time considerations. Widely-available nodding onion imparts a welcomed taste of green to almost any dish except granola perhaps. Both white bulb and green stalk can be used like green onions or chives. Rubbing the crushed bulbs on exposed skin is said to keep mosquitoes, black flies and maybe even your traveling companions away. Nodding onion is commonly available throughout the province though toxic death camas looks deceptively similar to nodding onion to the uninitiated. To verify, crush a bit of the plant. Only the edible species gives off an unmistakable onion smell.
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Have Bike, Will Travel. Explore ten unique landscapes by bicycle on both sides of the border in the San Juan Islands and Gulf Islands. Peddled out? Many of these rural roads can be explored on foot as well.
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1 Cycle Touring Introduction Brian Grover 4607
2 Gabriola Island Brian Grover 30140
3 The Gulf Islands Galiano Island Brian Grover 12300
4 Galiano Island Hiking Trails - Bodega Ridge Brian Grover 5091
5 Galiano Island Hiking Trails - Bluffs Park Brian Grover 6343
6 Galiano Island Hiking Trails- Mount Galiano Brian Grover 12498
7 The Gulf Islands-Mayne Island Brian Grover 13507
8 The Gulf Islands- Pender Island Brian Grover 6096
9 The Gulf Islands - Saltspring Island Brian Grover 8315
10 The Gulf Islands-Saturna Island Brian Grover 16803
11 San Juan Islands - Introduction & Access Brian Grover 3827
12 San Juan Islands-Lopez Island Brian Grover 3272
13 San Juan Islands-Shaw Island Brian Grover 4715
14 San Juan Islands-Orcas Island Brian Grover 3468
15 San Juan Islands- San Juan Island Brian Grover 3375
 

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