What To Bring On A Day Hike

From food and water to navigation and safety supplies, Taryn Eyton (aka Happiest Outdoors) explains what day hikers should bring on their hikes when exploring the local mountains and trails.

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Fjällräven Day Hiking Information Event

If you’re new to hiking or looking to go beyond and do day-hikes that are a bit more challenging or outside the Vancouver area, Fjällräven will be hosting a FREE Day Hiking Information Event at their 147 W Broadway store on June 2nd at 6pm.

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Trail Ventures BC – Detailed Hiking Trail Maps

For more than a decade, Tim O’Hearn of Trail Ventures BC has tirelessly mapped hiking trails throughout British Columbia, from Slesse to Strachan, from the Chilcotins to Chilliwack. Learn more about the highly detailed maps and purchase them directly from Trail Ventures BC.

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SOG Entrenching Tool (Shovel)

The SOG Entrenching Tool (or for most people, “Shovel”) is portable, lightweight, and durable, making it a perfect tool for carrying on your outdoor adventures.

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Review: Lowepro Flipside Sport 20L AW Camera Backpack

A review of the Lowepro Flipside Sport 20L AW Camera Backpack used to carry all of your camera equipment on day-hikes and outdoor adventures. We take a thorough look at the bag and some of its great features and drawbacks.

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Hiking Books for Southwest British Columbia

Even with a lot of hiking trail research being conducted online, it can still be useful having a hiking book or two to thumb through for inspiration. This post recommends several local Vancouver and Southwest BC day-hiking books.

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