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PATAGONIA DOWN SWEATER HOODY REVIEW

PATAGONIA DOWN SWEATER HOODY REVIEW

This jacket has long been a favourite choice for backcountry campers, day hikers, climbers, skiers and general outdoor adventure enthusiasts. That's why we had to conduct this Patagonia Down Sweater Hoody review to see if it lives up to the hype. Patagonia has been...

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BEDWELL LAKE TRAIL | Strathcona Park

BEDWELL LAKE TRAIL | Strathcona Park

Strathcona Provincial Park on Vancouver Island is home to endless epic hikes. One of the best hikes in Strathcona is the Bedwell Lake Trail, which takes you up to two beautiful lakes, hidden away in the mountains. These two lakes, Bedwell and Baby Bedwell, are...

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HORSESHOE BAY LOOKOUT

HORSESHOE BAY LOOKOUT

Vancouver has no shortage of epic places to catch a sunset, such as Bowen Lookout, St Marks Summit and Kits Beach. But one of our absolute favourites is the Horseshoe Bay sunset platform that is known locally as the Horseshoe Bay lookout. Read on to find out...

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DAY HIKE PACKING LIST | Essential Gear Guide

DAY HIKE PACKING LIST | Essential Gear Guide

It may seem like a relatively easy thing when thinking about what to pack for a day hike in the mountains. You may be thinking, chuck in some water and a snack and you’re good to go. Unfortunately, it isn’t always this simple to remember the day hike essentials and we...

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NANAIMO TO TOFINO DRIVE | Epic Roadtrip

NANAIMO TO TOFINO DRIVE | Epic Roadtrip

The Nanaimo to Tofino drive is one of the most epic road trips in Western Canada and one of the coolest drives on Vancouver Island. The road to Tofino is incredible as you pass by lakes, rivers, mountains, and beautiful old growth forests, plus there is always the...

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BEST CAMERAS FOR HIKING AND BACKPACKING 2021

BEST CAMERAS FOR HIKING AND BACKPACKING 2021

You’ve spent hours climbing a steep trail or multiple days on cramped busses, boats and planes to see that elusive view you’ve been dreaming about only to pull out your phone and take an average photo of a jaw-dropping view. It’s time to level up your hiking camera or...

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17 BEST THINGS TO DO IN TOFINO BC

17 BEST THINGS TO DO IN TOFINO BC

Tofino is one of the most magical little towns in Western Canada. It’s the ultimate outdoor adventure playground with some of the most stunning scenery in the world. Discover endless tree-lined beaches, thousands of islands and an incredible array of wildlife...

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PERFECT 3 DAY ITINERARY IN VANCOUVER

PERFECT 3 DAY ITINERARY IN VANCOUVER

Vancouver has to be one of the prettiest cities in the world. With rugged mountains as the backdrop along the North Shore and water surrounding downtown on 3 sides, it’s easy to see why people choose a 3 day trip to Vancouver for a long weekend getaway. To...

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HOW TO GET TO TOFINO FROM VANCOUVER

HOW TO GET TO TOFINO FROM VANCOUVER

Tofino is one of the many gems of Vancouver Island and is the perfect long weekend getaway from Vancouver. With its beautiful scenery, laid back surf culture, boutique shops and amazing food, Tofino is a place you will easily fall in love with. As you plan your trip...

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ROHR LAKE HIKE | Pemberton, BC

ROHR LAKE HIKE | Pemberton, BC

Discover some of British Columbia’s most stunning backcountry by taking on the Rohr Lake hike near Pemberton. This moderately difficult trail takes you up towards Rohr Mountain and alongside the glacial blue Rohr Lake. British Columbia is renowned for its glacial blue...

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