Fall Colours

Late-September is the perfect time for a hike and to see some of the beautiful fall colours as the trees and mountains turn to orange, red, and yellow.

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The Seven Sisters Trail

The Seven Sisters Trail at Cultas Lake is an easy, relaxing hike for families, nature lovers, and beginners alike. Starting out at the Spring Bay picnic area parking lot, you can walk across the street to enter the trail at Clear Creek Campground. The trail is very well marked and easy to find. I recommend that you get an early start during summer months  as parking is limited to ten or twelve places. We arrived at 9:45 and managed to get one of the last spots.

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Five Favorite Hikes in Southwestern B.C.

There comes a time when a hiker needs and even craves variety. If you are willing to go a little further afield, there are hiking gems scattered throughout the immense region of Southwestern B.C. Unfortunately, for every great hike there are innumerable lackluster, or simply bad hikes. A bad hike is especially disappointing when you have to drive a great distance to reach it. The hikes described here make the drive worthwhile almost every time.

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May Long Weekend Challenging Hikes

The May long weekend is almost upon us and with the recent sunny whether, you’ve done some hikes but are looking for something a bit more challenging. While the snow pack is quickly melting, there is still plenty of snow on the local mountains, creating dangerous conditions in the back-country.

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