• Hiking Tips

    Our Favourite Outdoor Brands That Give Back

    Girl sitting on mountain with view of a forest and lake.

    I’ve spent a lot of time enjoying the outdoors over my lifetime. When I was little, I spent hours exploring our backyard forest. As I got older, it’s no surprise I took to hiking, camping, and road trips. But those activities require (at least some) gear and because we’re young adult just starting out, we’ve basically started from scratch. We believe that when we buy gear for the outdoors, we should support brands that help protect the places we’re exploring. Luckily, there are many outdoor brands that give back. Outdoor…

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    Okanagan

    Peak Trail at Big White Ski Resort

    I love mountains and I absolutely adore the views from their summits. It’s incredibly empowering to summit a mountain and gaze in every direction. Plus, that swell of complete happiness that starts in your chest and moves throughout your entire…

  • Okanagan

    Wood Lake Loop in Lake Country

    The Okanagan is famous for beautiful, sunny days and scenic, deep blue lakes. There’s nothing quite like spending your day next to the water, surrounded by gorgeous mountains. If you’re looking for a scenic walk or bike ride that checks…

  • Okanagan

    Christie Falls in Kelowna

    Christie Falls is a stunning, free falling waterfall located near Kelowna, BC and has been on our hiking list for quite some time. The waterfall is an Okanagan gem and is well worth the hour-long drive on a bumpy service…

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    Okanagan Bucket List

    How often do you visit a beautiful place and only find out later that you missed so much? Sure, you checked out the major attractions, but did you really get to know the place? It’s happened to us and I…

  • Washington

    Ape Caves Lava Tube at Mt St Helens

    Imagine: You’re exploring Ape Caves and you’re engulfed in darkness with no sense of direction. Your eyes search desperately for something to cling to but they can’t find anything. Just when your heart starts to flutter with fear, voices echo…

  • Okanagan

    Kathleen Lake on Knox Mountain

    Kathleen Lake on Knox Mountain is a small, marshy water basin that’s more pond than lake-like. However, just because it doesn’t have the same beauty as Okanagan Lake doesn’t mean it should be overlooked! It’s usually very quiet and if…

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    Paul’s Tomb on Knox Mountain

    If there’s a more well-known hike that’s loved by locals than Paul’s Tomb, I don’t know what it is. You’ll always find at least one hiker or runner on the trail, no matter the time of the year. And if…