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Erik van Hal from Vught, The Netherlands writes:

We hiked the Canso Plane Crash on december 30th, 2016, a nice sunny winterday, after a few really wet days. We were warned it could be muddy. And it was! We wore hiking boots, no rubber boots, but were nevertheless able to make it without our feet getting soaked. The way back we chose some drier diversions, but without losing sight of the waymarks. The hike took a lot more time then we expected. But is was absolutely worthwile, very spectactular and surprising to witness the crash site on the hill, like it happened yesterday.

    Posted: January 8, 2017 07:15:29 AM PST

    Julie from Seattle writes:

    The trail is *REALLY* muddy! It was slow going through the mud as we would sometimes fall in up to our knees. But it was neat to see the old plane sitting on the side of the mountain.

      Posted: October 18, 2016 12:14:23 AM PST

      Barry from Vancouver writes:

      This is one of the coolest hikes I've ever done. The plane is very intact considering it has been there since the 40's. The pools are neat where the bombs were destroyed. It's been very warm this year, so the muddy section was not very muddy for us, so I guess we were lucky. The only downside to this hike is having to walk along the highway but it's a short distance.

        Posted: July 20, 2015 11:54:06 PM PST

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