Being new to a sport can be intimidating, embrace the sport, make new friends and find out through that new friendship why that person is crushing the 13's!  I'm sure it will help with your motivation.

Summer is short up here in the north and having a game plan for where you want to go + what you want to experience ahead of time means more room in your schedule to make the most of the season!  To help you with future planning, we went over all the fun things we... Continue Reading →

The long warm days of summer may have passed us by for now, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to pack up the camping + hiking gear! There are still a number of weeks ahead that will provide you with some much appreciated cooler days on the trail followed by cozy nights at the fire while... Continue Reading →

We all know the best way to start or end an outdoor adventure is with a nice warm, caffeinated drink; but where are you going to go? Well – A.V and I have done the work for you! Read below about our top 7 places to catch a buzz in the Bow Valley area.

Everyone loves those quiet back country moments away from the city, but finding the time to get there can be challenging! We were given an opportunity to stay in the Engadine Lodge Yurt on a chilly Friday night in February.

When you wake up before the sun rises when winter camping a warm drink to kick start your day is probably the first thing on your mind. That and "where the heck is my headlamp??"

Golden Moments Hiking the incredible Lake O’Hara, Yoho National Park  By: Chanel Aries Lush forest, vibrant lakes, massive waterfalls, glowing golden larches, and over 80 km of trails – Lake O’Hara is something out of a dream. Every step I took in this beautiful park left me in awe. Not even 3-days wandering around this... Continue Reading →

Over the past few months we've partnered with the fine folks over at Munk Pack to try out their 3 flavours of ready-to-eat oatmeal fruit squeezes packed w/ grains & fruit bites on the trail! Here's the LOW-DOWN on them! Ready-to-eat, on the go! Sustained Energy w/ Fiber (3-4g) Sugar from Fruit Only Omega 3... Continue Reading →

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