Off Track Travel https://offtracktravel.ca Adventures Beyond the Beaten Path Tue, 02 Jun 2020 21:02:49 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.1 https://offtracktravel.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/cropped-browser-image-2-32x32.jpg Off Track Travel https://offtracktravel.ca 32 32 How to Go Camping in BC Without a Reservation https://offtracktravel.ca/camping-in-bc-no-reservation/ https://offtracktravel.ca/camping-in-bc-no-reservation/#respond Sun, 31 May 2020 21:52:54 +0000 https://offtracktravel.ca/?p=18501 For many people in British Columbia, going camping is one of the essential hallmarks of the summer season. But it also is a source of stress, with popular campgrounds being booked months in advance. Here are our tried and tested techniques to go camping in BC without a reservation

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What To Do in Wells Gray Provincial Park, British Columbia https://offtracktravel.ca/wells-gray-provincial-park/ https://offtracktravel.ca/wells-gray-provincial-park/#respond Mon, 25 May 2020 20:27:31 +0000 https://offtracktravel.ca/?p=18393 Wells Gray Provincial Park is a huge wilderness area in British Columbia, featuring as many as 39 spectacular waterfalls as well as pristine glacier-fed lakes, snow capped mountains and more. This post will tell you everything you need to know to plan a visit, focusing particularly on the scenic Clearwater Valley Road drive through the park and the waterfalls that make Wells Gray so unique.

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A Complete Adventure Guide to Valhalla Provincial Park https://offtracktravel.ca/valhalla-provincial-park/ https://offtracktravel.ca/valhalla-provincial-park/#comments Fri, 01 May 2020 06:48:54 +0000 https://offtracktravel.ca/?p=8797 Valhalla Provincial Park, British Columbia - majestic, mysterious and magical all at once, the name of this park alone inspires wonder. The Norse equivalent of Heaven, Valhalla is exactly that if you like wild, beautiful natural areas with an absence of people. Here's a complete guide to Valhalla Provincial Park including hiking trails, marine campgrounds and more

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11 Fast and Fun Penticton Hikes, British Columbia https://offtracktravel.ca/penticton-hikes-british-columbia/ https://offtracktravel.ca/penticton-hikes-british-columbia/#respond Tue, 28 Apr 2020 00:43:47 +0000 https://offtracktravel.ca/?p=17204 The sun drenched landscape of British Columbia's southern Okanagan Valley lends itself perfectly to scenic hiking trails, with a concentration around the community of Penticton. Here are ten of our favourite fast and fun Penticton hikes, from Giant's Head Mountain to the Kettle Valley Railway Trail

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Ultimate Hiking Guide to the Cape Scott Trail, Vancouver Island https://offtracktravel.ca/cape-scott-lighthouse-hike/ https://offtracktravel.ca/cape-scott-lighthouse-hike/#comments Tue, 21 Apr 2020 01:22:32 +0000 https://offtracktravel.ca/?p=2891 The Cape Scott Trail is a 47km hiking adventure through lush rainforest, sand dunes, stunning beaches and interesting history in Cape Scott Provincial Park, at the very northwestern tip of Vancouver Island. Discover everything you need to know about this spectacular multi-day hike!

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8 of the Best Places to Stay in Tofino, British Columbia https://offtracktravel.ca/best-places-to-stay-tofino/ https://offtracktravel.ca/best-places-to-stay-tofino/#respond Tue, 14 Apr 2020 18:12:34 +0000 https://offtracktravel.ca/?p=17088 Remote, wild and exquisitely beautiful, Tofino is a wonderland for nature lovers. But with such a huge choice in resorts, motels, B&Bs, campgrounds and hotels, choosing between places to stay in Tofino can feel like a difficult task. This guide features 8 of the best places to stay in Tofino

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Hiking the Della Falls Trail, Vancouver Island, BC https://offtracktravel.ca/della-falls-hike-and-canoe-vancouver-island/ https://offtracktravel.ca/della-falls-hike-and-canoe-vancouver-island/#comments Sun, 12 Apr 2020 00:31:00 +0000 https://offtracktravel.ca/?p=5752 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

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32 Ways to Stay Connected With the Outdoors While Indoors https://offtracktravel.ca/32-ways-stay-connected-outdoors-indoors/ https://offtracktravel.ca/32-ways-stay-connected-outdoors-indoors/#comments Tue, 07 Apr 2020 22:37:20 +0000 https://offtracktravel.ca/?p=17146 If you love the outdoors, being stuck inside can feel like one of the worst fates imaginable. Luckily though, there are plenty of things you CAN do inside that will keep you inspired and prepared for future outdoor adventures

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Exploring Majestic Carmanah Walbran Provincial Park, British Columbia https://offtracktravel.ca/carmanah-walbran-provincial-park/ https://offtracktravel.ca/carmanah-walbran-provincial-park/#comments Thu, 02 Apr 2020 07:56:58 +0000 https://offtracktravel.ca/?p=3024 A cathedral of magnificent trees on Vancouver Island, Carmanah Valley is a magical place for any nature lover to visit. A pilgrimage is definitely worth making despite the more difficult access. Here's everything you need to know

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Complete Hiking Guide to Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park https://offtracktravel.ca/mount-assiniboine-hiking-guide/ https://offtracktravel.ca/mount-assiniboine-hiking-guide/#comments Mon, 16 Mar 2020 20:43:53 +0000 https://offtracktravel.ca/?p=17044 Mount Assiniboine is a jewel in the crown of the Canadian Rockies and a hiker's dream. This comprehensive hiking guide will explain everything you need to know about planning a backpacking trip to this magnificent provincial park

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