22 Hikers at Val David
The drive up the Laurentian Autoroute on Sun morning was a sight to behold. The bright sun was shining down on the snow-covered trees of the rolling hills. Any camera shot would have made a great photo for a Christmas card.
The chalet in Val David for the Dufresne regional park is only a one hour drive from Dorval. Within a few minutes of 10 a.m., 22 eager beavers (as well as determined dogs Chinook and Lulu) had arrived and were getting ready to take on the trails. The skies were sunny and it was about 0 C. It took a few minutes for everyone to get their trail tickets and then take the group photo. Finally, at 10:40 a.m., we set off with our master navigator in the lead.
We took the D trail and then