Monthly Archives: February 2015

For many years, I have been moved by the blue at the far edge of what can be seen, that color of horizons, of remote mountain ranges, of anything far away. The color of that distance is the color of an emotion, the color of solitude and of desire, the color of there seen from here, the color of where you are not. And the color of where you can never go.

For the blue is not in the place those miles away at the horizon, but in the distance between you and the mountains.
-Rebecca Solnit, A Field Guide To Getting Lost

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Horne Lake Caving. Vancouver Island has the highest concentration of caves in North America and the caves at Horne Lake, though not for the squeamish, or arachnophobic, are just about perfect for the amateur spelunker. Karst rock, needle ice, cave crickets and two cave humans.

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