Kayaking the Indian Arm: An Overnight Marine Camping Trip to Granite Falls

Now that Chris and I have done our Sea Kayaking Level 2 training, we're looking for more kayaking getaways to help us hone our skills. I've wanted to check out Granite Falls at Say Nuth Khaw Yum Provincial Park (aka Indian Arm Provincial Park) for a while, so we decided to do an overnight getaway...

Kayaking the Indian Arm: An Overnight Marine Camping Trip to Granite Falls

Now that Chris and I have done our Sea Kayaking Level 2 training, we're looking for more kayaking getaways to help us hone our skills. I've wanted to check out Granite Falls at Say Nuth Khaw Yum Provincial Park (aka Indian Arm Provincial Park) for a while, so we decided to do an overnight getaway...

DIY Homemade Unscented Remineralizing Ultralight Tooth Powder for Backpacking and Camping

I was looking for an unscented toothpaste so I didn’t have to worry about it attracting bears and other animals since they are particularly active there and I was hiking solo to boot. Not finding one I could buy conveniently, I discovered that you could make your own unscented tooth powder...

DIY Homemade Unscented Remineralizing Ultralight Tooth Powder for Backpacking and Camping

I was looking for an unscented toothpaste so I didn’t have to worry about it attracting bears and other animals since they are particularly active there and I was hiking solo to boot. Not finding one I could buy conveniently, I discovered that you could make your own unscented tooth powder...

Cinnamon Raisin Oat Clusters - Carb-Up, Low-Fat, Vegan

Need a low-fat carb-up snack that's portable for hiking? These cinnamon raisin oat clusters are a perfect replacement for store-bought granola bars that are usually packed with refined sugar. They're kind of like a bowl of oatmeal with a pop of protein in snack form. 

Cinnamon Raisin Oat Clusters - Carb-Up, Low-Fat, Vegan

Need a low-fat carb-up snack that's portable for hiking? These cinnamon raisin oat clusters are a perfect replacement for store-bought granola bars that are usually packed with refined sugar. They're kind of like a bowl of oatmeal with a pop of protein in snack form. 

Solo-Hiking the Cape Scott / North Coast Trail: A Wilderness Experience of Increasing Adversity (Part 3 of 3)

In my last two blog posts, I wrote about all the experiences I had on my journey solo-hiking the Cape Scott and North Coasts trails, the good, the bad, and the ugly. In this blog post, I'll unpack the entire experience, discussing the highlights, the challenges, tips for the trail...

Solo-Hiking the Cape Scott / North Coast Trail: A Wilderness Experience of Increasing Adversity (Part 3 of 3)

In my last two blog posts, I wrote about all the experiences I had on my journey solo-hiking the Cape Scott and North Coasts trails, the good, the bad, and the ugly. In this blog post, I'll unpack the entire experience, discussing the highlights, the challenges, tips for the trail...

Solo-Hiking the Cape Scott / North Coast Trail: A Wilderness Experience of Increasing Adversity (Part 2 of 3)

In my last blog post, I wrote about my journey on the Cape Scott Trail, the first half of my solo-hike in which I hiked both said trail as well as the North Coast Trail. In this blog post, I'll cover the second, far more gruelling half of my journey.

Solo-Hiking the Cape Scott / North Coast Trail: A Wilderness Experience of Increasing Adversity (Part 2 of 3)

In my last blog post, I wrote about my journey on the Cape Scott Trail, the first half of my solo-hike in which I hiked both said trail as well as the North Coast Trail. In this blog post, I'll cover the second, far more gruelling half of my journey.

Solo-Hiking the Cape Scott / North Coast Trail: A Wilderness Experience of Increasing Adversity (Part 1 of 3)

Last year, I solo-hiked the West Coast Trail. It was one of the most magical and memorable hiking experiences of my life. The trail was physically demanding, but it rewarded you with some of the best coastal views that BC has to offer. This year, I had planned to hike the Sunshine Coast Trail...

Solo-Hiking the Cape Scott / North Coast Trail: A Wilderness Experience of Increasing Adversity (Part 1 of 3)

Last year, I solo-hiked the West Coast Trail. It was one of the most magical and memorable hiking experiences of my life. The trail was physically demanding, but it rewarded you with some of the best coastal views that BC has to offer. This year, I had planned to hike the Sunshine Coast Trail...

Marble Canyon and Pavilion Lake: A Clear Choice for Outdoor Enthusiasts

By the time the province started opening up our provincial parks for camping, we were champing at the bit throw myself into nature and spend some time with friends who shared our love of the outdoors. I had learned about Pavilion Lake at Marble Canyon Provincial Park from a co-worker who showed...

Marble Canyon and Pavilion Lake: A Clear Choice for Outdoor Enthusiasts

By the time the province started opening up our provincial parks for camping, we were champing at the bit throw myself into nature and spend some time with friends who shared our love of the outdoors. I had learned about Pavilion Lake at Marble Canyon Provincial Park from a co-worker who showed...

Local Hidden Gem Island Getaways: Kayak Camping at Unofficial Marine Sites

The nice thing about kayaking is that it takes you to explore waterways that is inaccessible to the majority of people. In the metro Vancouver area, there are so many waterways with islands of all sizes that you can pull up to and explore when touring. Some are official parks day use or camping...

Local Hidden Gem Island Getaways: Kayak Camping at Unofficial Marine Sites

The nice thing about kayaking is that it takes you to explore waterways that is inaccessible to the majority of people. In the metro Vancouver area, there are so many waterways with islands of all sizes that you can pull up to and explore when touring. Some are official parks day use or camping...

The Hunt for Artist's Point - An Overnight Winter Backpacking Adventure

I had put off writing this blog post about our recent snowshoeing/camping trip to Artist's point in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, particularly after all the physical distancing measures were put in place and hiking trails were closed as a result. It was an awesome adventure...

The Hunt for Artist's Point - An Overnight Winter Backpacking Adventure

I had put off writing this blog post about our recent snowshoeing/camping trip to Artist's point in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, particularly after all the physical distancing measures were put in place and hiking trails were closed as a result. It was an awesome adventure...

Exercising Outside: COVID-19 Virus Spread Prevention Tips

Social distancing and self-isolation have become household terms as the COVID-19 pandemic rages on. Our government agencies encourage us to do our part by staying home and avoiding contact with other people. We are, however, also being encouraged to boost our immune systems by exercising outside...

Exercising Outside: COVID-19 Virus Spread Prevention Tips

Social distancing and self-isolation have become household terms as the COVID-19 pandemic rages on. Our government agencies encourage us to do our part by staying home and avoiding contact with other people. We are, however, also being encouraged to boost our immune systems by exercising outside...


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