North Vancouver Hikes

Crown Mountain August 20, 2015

Here’s some photo’s from our Crown Mountain hike on August 20th, 2015.

Dueter EXP 12 Review

Yes, yes I know this is technically a biking pack, but I couldn’t resist the functionality this pack provides. Combined with its urban good looks and super functional storage space, … Continue Reading →

Howe Sound Crest Trail June 6, 2015

06:00 we were off with two cars, one destined to stay at Porteau Cove and the other at Cypress Mountain. The typical Howe Sound Crest Trail thru hike arrangement. Once at … Continue Reading →

Essential Survival Supplies For Your Car


Gear Review


I’ve had the new XA PRO 3D GTX (Salomon dropped the Ultra 2 Branding for this years  model) since last summer and will say that so for I’ve been very … Continue Reading →

Seymour Mountain

Mystery Lake, Seymour Provincial Park, March 17, 2015

Mention Mystery Lake and so many will say “I used to go there as a kid or teenager”! There’s no wonder why! It’s a great little hike with the kids … Continue Reading →

Hanes Valley Trail

Hanes Valley Trail via Lynn Headwaters Trail, March 12, 2015

Well, let’s just say that we (Arran and I) did an extra 8 km we didn’t expect. Suspected lost phone, doubled back and found it! Back on track and not … Continue Reading →

North Vancouver, Big Cedar Trail

Kennedy Falls via Big Cedar Trail, North Vancouver

Big Cedar Trail is one of those trails that seems to get overlooked, or maybe people don’t speak of it on purpose. I’d like to think it’s the latter and … Continue Reading →

Cypress Falls Park, Hiking in West Vancouver

Cypress Falls Park, December 21, 2014. I had read about Cypress Falls Park and I was eager to set out with the family to check it out. Being that it’s … Continue Reading →

Vancover Trails

Mount Fromme Summit, Hiking in North Vancouver.

Mount Fromme, Thursday, December 11, 2014. Look to the right of Grouse Mountain and what you see is the lesser known Mount Fromme. We decide due to the expected weather … Continue Reading →