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Joffre Lakes Trip Report

A few week’s back a biting cold Arctic wind made it’s way south when we had plans to go to Whistler. Even though it was frigid, we headed up to Whistler anyways for a weekend in the  mountains to celebrate a friends 30th birthday and to hang out with our significant others’ co-workers for a […]

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The 10 Essentials for Hiking

*Originally written on Kathleen Neve’s Blog KathleenLovesYoga If you’re a hiker or spend any time in the backcountry, you should be familiar with the Ten Essentials and carry them with you on all of your trips. The first time I heard of the Ten Essentials was during a Mountaineers course. Up until taking my first […]

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Wendy Thompson Backcountry Hut Overnight

A few weekends back, I got my Avalanche Safety Training certificate up at Whistler and was so excited to use my new knowledge and head into the backcountry. When I got invited to hit up the Wendy Thompson Hut in Pemberton, BC I had to jump at the opportunity even though it meant driving to […]

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Thru-Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail Ruined My Life

Proud. Accomplished. Healthy. Happy. Tired. Relieved. Changed. Overwhelmed. Surreal. Weird. Sad. These are some of the things I’ve been feeling since I completed my PCT thru- hike on Sept. 27. In a society that’s predominantly sedentary, with people sitting in traffic five days a week heading to a job where they spend eight hours a day sitting in a chair in front […]

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Trip Report: Blewett Pass Snowshoe Day Adventure

We are so excited to share our favorite day-trip Snowshoe find of 2018! Just a couple short days after Christmas, we sought out some quality mountain time to connect to self and soak up the sun. After consulting a couple of resources regarding snowshoe day-hikes in the Pacific Northwest, we decided on Blewett Pass; it […]

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Setting Wild Intentions: Going Big With Your Resolutions

I think it is a safe statement to make that almost everyone has set an intention at some point in their lives. Around this time of year we call them resolutions that encompass a vision for the next year. At other, less symbolic or momentous times, intentions can pop up on any typical day; sometimes […]

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