The Weekday Warrior: A morning on the East End of Rundle

Coming to the close of another weekend with @michaelmatti in Canada, we made the executive decision that before the clock ran out on our weekend we needed to get ourselves atop a mountain. Starting our day with a sunrise in Canmore and recognizing that November is... read more

Parks Canada 2017 Discovery Pass

To help celebrate Canada’s 150th Parks Canada is offering FREE ADMISSION to all of their parks from coast-to-coast throughout 2017! All you need to do is order a 2017 Parks Canada Discovery Pass (here) to gain access to Canada’s amazing National Parks,... read more

Ocean Adventures Your Wallet Won’t Mind

At a time when you can cross the seas in a day, share your experiences with a click, and connect with like-minded travellers within minutes, it’s never been easier to be purposeful traveller. We’re all about getting up close and personal with the world around us... read more

Down Vs Synthetic

In Canada, we know the importance of a warm insulated jacket, but there is no shortage of varieties to choose from so how do you make sure you get the right jacket for you? Lets start with the biggest choice you have to make: down vs synthetic insulation? Down The low... read more

The Weekday Warrior : Two 14’s and a 13

After a successful season of hiking on the Canadian side of the Rocky Mountains including over 50 ascents I saw the first signs of winter approaching and instead of running for cover I did what any fair-weather hiker would do. I booked the next flight south!... read more

5 Must-See Canadian Winter Wonderlands

In Canada, we’re pretty spoiled when it comes to winter. From late-November to mid-February, our country becomes a hotspot for snow-loving travellers and, if you ask us, it’s home to some of the most stunning snow-covered cities on earth (and we’ve seen a lot of... read more

5 Family-Friendly Winter Trails in British Columbia

People come from all across the world to experience a West Coast winter – and can you blame them? BC is home to over 850 stunning provincial hikes and nonstop access to winter sports and activities – ideal for any nature lover or thrill seeker. As dedicated BC-outdoor... read more

Cabin Fever: British Columbia

It’s okay. We know you have a sense of adventure; we believe you. But we don’t blame you for preferring to stay in a hut over a tent at night. After a long day on the trail or on skis, nothing beats a cabin. We’ve put together a list of a few of the... read more

5 books that will make you crave adventure

If you’re looking to experience adventure year-round, let these five books take you away. Into Thin Air – Jon Krakauer With the help of this epic account of the May 1996 disaster on Mt. Everest, you can make the trek in your mind from the safety of your home.... read more

The Weekday Warrior: 72 hours in the Canadian Rockies

Shoulder season has historically been my least favorite season. The snow pack is unpredictable as is the weather. Dry hikes are few and far between and the Rockies aren’t quite ready for us to hit the slopes. So when my good friend Michael Matti (@michalematti) called... read more

The Weekday Warrior: How I Traded my Life for Adventure

I have always appreciated spending time in nature. I’ve enjoyed hiking for as long as I can remember. But it was not until a few years ago that spending as much time as possible outdoors, at the tops of mountains, became my ultimate priority. It started... read more

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