Abraham Lake

The magnificent Abraham Lake!!! Although technically its man made, this glacier lake is one of the largest lakes in Alberta, its rich blue colour is simply breathetaking and I'm afraid pictures never do it justice! The good thing about this lake and area - pretty much every hike, climb, camp - you're going to have... Continue Reading →

Bryant Creek Cabins (Moderate)

Moderate 14km 3-4 hours Elevation gain: 400m Summer, Fall, Spring, Winter This backcountry cabin, rented through Parks Canada, is the perfect getaway if you want to be free of the hustle and bustle of regular life, but still have a nice shelter to protect you for weather and wildlife! This is the same trail you... Continue Reading →

Cresent Falls (Easy)

Easy - but a little tricky to get to the base of the falls 5 km loop 2 hours Elevation gain: 100m Summer, Spring, Fall, Winter This is a great walk, good for all skill levels. This can be done by just driving to the look out spot or walking along the canyon to complete... Continue Reading →

Prestige Ocean Front Resort (Sooke, BC)

Looking for a weekend getaway? Traveling to Canada? This amazing 5 star hotel is located in the heart of Vancouver Island in Sooke, BC. With stunning views, this ocean front property has delicious foods and adventures awaiting right off your balcony. Rent some kayaks, admire the Sea Lions swarming the incoming fishing boats, hire a... Continue Reading →

Allstones Lake Trail (hard)

Hard 10km 5-7 hours Elevation gain: 600m Summer, Spring, Fall I did this hike a while back, but it was good! Its not a summit hike, but has nice views of Abraham Lake for a good chunk of the way. This hike is pretty much straight up, minus about 1km in the middle while your... Continue Reading →

Malign Lake

The beautiful and never disappointing Malign Lake!!!!! This stunning lake offers lodging, fine dining, camping, dinner cruises and an all around great place to check out! It takes about an hour to drive from Jasper, due to the windy roads and traffic congestion sometimes, but I think its worth the trip. There are lots of... Continue Reading →

Interlakes Campground

This is a great campground but super popular!! Its located between Upper and Lower Kananaskis with one of the only campgrounds in Kananaskis (other than backcountry) that you can get a spot next to the water! The sites are available for reservation, but the weekends will book pretty fast. But if you go on a... Continue Reading →

Fish Lake Campground

Fish lake is popular campground just outside of Nordegg. The convenient location and lake front campsites make it an execellent place to spend your weekend. But if you don't have a reserved spot, and are planning "winging it" after 5pm on friday... you might not get a spot. I recommended going on Sunday-Thursday if possible, or... Continue Reading →

Upper Kananaskis Lake (easy)

Easy 16km 5-7 hours Elevation Gain: -100m Summer, Fall, Spring, Winter (snowshoe parts) This lake has so much to offer there's more to do that just hike!! Its the home of my favourite campsite (point campground), it has beautiful cut throat trout, an amazing waterfall with a walk over bridge, kayak/canoeing in the bay! The... Continue Reading →

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