29 EPIC Things to do in Canmore in 2020 (From a Local)

Things to do in Canmore

I’ll let you in on a little secret, we have a small list of places we want to live in the world and Canmore, Alberta makes the list. I won’t lie and say it’s the most beautiful town we’ve visited in all our travels because it’s not. However, what Canmore … Read More

Hiking Sulphur Mountain in Banff National Park

Sulphur Mountain

Sulphur Mountain is easily one of the most popular hikes in Banff National Park. It’s a beautiful hike up that provides visitors with astonishing views over the Bow Valley. Due to it’s proximity to Banff town, and the fact that you can take the Banff Gondola up to the peak … Read More

Hiking Wasootch Ridge in Kananaskis Country

Wasootch Ridge Descent

Wasootch Ridge is a favorite near Canmore in Kananaskis Country. The trail is straight forward to follow and gains quick elevation then travels along a ridge that delivers spectacular views. The roadway slowly evaporates from view on the ridge before a challenging scramble to the peak. The scramble can be … Read More

Hiking Tent Ridge in Kananaskis Country

The World Pursuit

Tent Horseshoe Ridge is one of my favorite hikes in all of Alberta. Just an hour drive from Canmore in the Spray Valley is this beautiful loop trail. It’s the perfect hike with amazing views of the surrounding mountains and lakes. In summer you’ll find wildflowers and bird watching. If … Read More

16 Awesome Things to do in Vancouver, BC

It is one of my favorite cities on earth, and there should be no surprise that there is an endless number of things to do in Vancouver. The first time I set foot in Vancouver, I could not comprehend the beauty of the city. To me, it was impossible for … Read More

Grassi Lakes Hike • Your Trail Guide In Kananaskis Country

Grassi Lakes — Trail Landscape

The Grassi Lake hike is the perfect hike for friends and families. It’s an easy trail with a wide path that leads through the forest up to two sparkling turquoise lakes. If you’re looking for a good hike in the Canmore/Banff area that is child-friendly this is a great choice.  … Read More

Why We Moved to Canada • Our New Home in Alberta!

Moving to Canada

The image below? That’s the view out of our new townhome. This past month we made a big life decision. After months of deliberation, we signed a one year lease and moved into a great townhouse just outside of Banff National Park. That’s right we’re officially Canadian! *not really  The … Read More

21 Best Things to do in Toronto (Winter and Summer!)

Things to do in Toronto

Canada has its fair share of awesome cities between Montreal and Vancouver, but sometimes it feels like Toronto is forgotten about. Toronto has no shortage of things to do in and around the city with a great vibe all year round. We visited Toronto for our first time this winter … Read More