Kootney National Park

Our backpacking trip to The Rockwall was cancelled. The trail report did not recommend travel so we took their word on it. One of my closest friends, L, got us a reservation at a campsite in Redstreak Campground by Radium, BC. Before our backpacking trip, we decided to drive down to Calgary and stay the […]

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My first backpacking trip

We have all been there. We see something we like or someone doing something intriguing and we think “I could do that”. That was me. I had a coworker who had done backpacking trips when she was in high school and I was intrigued. “What do you mean you carry everything on your back?” “What […]

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Moving On

Ok. My last post was a bit of a bummer! Since this is Spring Break for us in education, I have had lots of time to think about my back country expedition issue. I found a solution! My friend and I will be doing the Rockwall Trail in July! I love all the pictures and […]

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Disappointments

What do you do when you are disappointed with how something worked out? I had my heart set on hiking the West Coast Trail this summer. I had been preparing, creating lists, researching, planning with my friend, starting a new workout routine, the whole works! But as things go sometimes, life doesn’t always give you […]

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Banff

Alright everyone, I have been missing for awhile.  A lot has been going on.  Being a teacher means I live a life of exhaustion, highs and lows.  Love my job, but it has been taking me away from the outdoors.  In the summer I have the pleasure of traveling to Banff, AB.  I haven’t been […]

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