• Destination: ZION

    Get ready for an overdose of awesome. The soaring red-and-white cliffs of Zion Canyon, one of southern Utah's most dramatic natural wonders, rise high over the Virgin River. Hiking downriver through the Narrows or peering beyond Angels Landing after a 1500ft ascent is indeed amazing. But, for all... View Post
  • Currently Reading: Raven Smith's Trivial Pursuits

      Matt C. Each summer I tend to devour a few handfuls of 'beach reads' wether i'm lounging by Kitsilano Pool or at Secret Beach here in Vancouver. We've had our hottest days yet this summer, and I'm currently (audibly) laughing my way through Raven Smith's Trivial Pursuits. A collection of... View Post
  • How to Stay Cool in a Heatwave: Camping Edition

      Rebecca L. Temperatures are rising this week in British Colombia, and we are about to be baking under 30 plus degrees over here! I’m heading out to alpine meadows for a much-needed camping trip this weekend, and with the heat coming in I thought I’d share a few tips on how to st... View Post
  • Women Who Wander

    An organisation aiming to increase female participation in all things outdoors!  View Post
  • The Best Swimming Pools in the World

      Rebecca L. With the weather getting hotter here in British Columbia, there is nothing more satisfying than a cheeky dip in the pool to cool down. Yesterday the sun was shining, and it was pretty much the hottest day of the year so far, so I headed down to the beach for a swim aft... View Post
  • Listen: Song of the Summer

      Matt C. After a  long 4 year hiatus from new music, New-Zealander Lorde has dropped her new highly anticipated single (and music video!), Solar Power. The song, co-wrote and co-produced with Jack Antonoff, (along with Phoebe Bridgers and Clario on back-up vocals) is a stripped-back, chil... View Post
  • Stonehenge Solstice

      Jasmine G.   As a former West Country dweller, I have driven past and visited the Stonehenge World Heritage Site many times. The most memorable, however, was when I attended the Summer Solstice. Every year thousands gather from all over the UK (and beyond) to see in the longest day of the... View Post
  • DIY Sauna

      Rebecca L. Summer is almost upon us here in British Columbia, and it’s getting pretty busy at the campsites round about now. I love camping, it’s one of my favorite things to do at the weekend, but it’s still pretty cold right now in the evenings. Although I love nothing more than... View Post