The boy loves adventures and water. I have spent much of my life trying to stay dry and hating water, but for him I will try anything. The last few years I have been jumping into mountain lakes so he … Continue reading Paddling boarding with Blakiston & Co rentals
Everyone that knows me, knows I love the mountains. It shows. I have been lucky enough to have a group of friends from work that are eager to join on adventures. The first one was back in March right after … Continue reading Sharing my joy of mountains with co-workers and friends.
Rango, where do I begin? It started just a three weeks ago when he entered our house, or does it start 4 weeks ago when I learned Rango needed a forever home, or 6 weeks ago when we said good … Continue reading Mans Best Friend
1. Snowshoeing- it’s easy. You can rent, borrow or buy snowshoes. Then all you have to do is find a trail. If your in the mountains always follow posted signage about snowshoeing trails vs cross country skiing, and avalanche warnings … Continue reading My top 10 must do Winter things in Waterton.
We decided we really needed to check out one of our favorite falls. It’s what I think of as the Forgotten falls since I don’t know the actual name. Last winter was the first time we stopped to venture out … Continue reading The Forgotten Falls (or not so forgotten if you are an ice climber)
So today was supposed to start out as a sleep in, not leaving the house kind of day. I had the day off of work and some how magical planets aligned and my hubby did not either. Somewhere along the … Continue reading Just get up and go!
Avion Ridge is about (what I found from other sources) 3000ft elevation gain 26km loop from red rock canyon We completed the loop in 8hours Goat Lake is 7 km (14km round trip) 1000 feet elevation gain Suggested 5 hours … Continue reading Avion Ridge via Goat Lake
We decided to take the kids exploring. We wanted something fun that we had never seen, so we planned on winging it. We knew what we wanted to do once we saw a teepee set up in the campground by … Continue reading Akamina parkway falls and creek winter hike
Bertha lake 10.4km 460m/1509ft elevation This was a first real winter snowshoeing adventure. Vince and I head out just to see how this snowshoeing really works, we figured that it was a good start and knowing nothing about this trail … Continue reading Bertha Lake snowshoeing
This was our first attempt at snowshoeing, so we kept it an adults only day. We learned a lot and turned back before we could see the falls. We started out in the afternoon and at some point realized we … Continue reading Lineham creek snowshoeing