While we didn’t move this year or even leave British Columbia much, we still had an awful lot going on. For one thing, November marked our five year anniversary of living in Canada together. Work changes, visitors and lots of outdoor adventure – here’s all the highlights of our year!
A few things I have picked up after a half decade in Canada
The magnificently mountainous Okanagan Mountain Park offers both hiking and paddling opportunities in the Okanagan Valley, British Columbia. Read on for our own paddling experience plus a mini planning guide for your own Okanagan Mountain canoe trip!
Hidden in the deep green valleys of Vancouver Island’s Strathcona Park is the Della Falls trail to Canada’s highest waterfall. Read about our experience and follow the guide to visit Della Falls yourself
For Canada, Penticton offers a pretty mild winter. Snow occasionally falls and then disappears a few days later, maybe a week tops. For this reason amongst many others, Penticton is a great place to visit in weekend. Here’s a little walking tour of Penticton’s Okanagan lakefront area in winter.
An overview of our year – some amazing ups and one major low
Gladstone Provincial Park is a beyond the beaten path wilderness area in British Columbia, Canada. Surrounding the northern shores of narrow Christina Lake, this provincial park offers rustic canoe camping experiences for paddlers.
Finding January travel inspiration from the non-fiction world – my most memorable recent reads that are sure to inspire wanderlust and adventure within you
The strangest winter season ever, a road trip, a move to the sub-arctic plus a whole lot more adventure! Here’s the highlights of our year
The final part of our five month, 17,000km road trip around BC, Yukon & NWT; Quesnel to Vancouver, via 10 sun-and-wine soaked days in the Okanagan