Park Guide: Nile Creek

While travelling up or down the inland highway between Horne Lake and Bowser, you drive over Nile Creek. It’s a nondescript overpass without much of a view but, if you are like me, you notice this spot because there is always a bunch of random cars parked on the side. From the highway, there is no real indication of what the car owners might be out doing or why they chose that particular spot to stop. Naturally, the mystery of it all has always made me want to go!

Nile Creek overpass on Highway 19
crossing under the overpass to get to the trailhead
The “new year, new me” mantra many of us are singing right now has inspired Rina and I to stop hibernating and keep exploring. The rain, wind, frost, etc has been keeping us inside for much of the winter thus far (read: we’re making many trips to the gym right now) but when the weather cleared for a few hours this weekend, we jumped up and headed out! Since we started the blog, Nile Creek has been on our list to check out so that’s exactly where we headed.

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