Category: The Great Outdoors

Hiking at Paradise Meadows

As its name implies, Paradise Meadows is a picture-perfect spot to enjoy the best of nature for a day or a weekend. Hiking is one of my absolute favourite things to do with my husband! We’re talking top… Read More

Hiking the Lions in Howe Sound

Not for the faint of heart, hiking the Lions is as rewarding as it is challenging. There are some hikes I’d gladly do again and again, given the chance – like these top three hikes. Others are most… Read More

Top Three Hikes in the Western U.S.

My to-hike list is a long one, but here are the top three hikes I’ve experienced. Pulsing muscles, dirt-caked calves, and air that expands my lungs are some of my favourite things about hiking. There’s no feeling like… Read More

Semaphore Lakes Hike

Semaphore Lakes is a quick day trip from Pemberton and a world away from Vancouver. The last time my husband and I stayed in Pemberton – at the gorgeous Log House Inn – our goal was to visit… Read More

Camping on Hornby Island

Camping on Hornby Island is the easiest way to find a slice of paradise in BC. As a child, a two-week visit to Hornby Island each summer was a must. Not just a suggestion or a place we’d… Read More