Category: Destination Lowdown

Top 5 Ski Resorts in North America

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Destination Lowdown, Skiing and Snowboarding

Have you ever found yourself wondering which are the most amazing places to ski or snowboard in North America? Well, Leavetown.com has the answers! Using something called the Pure Awesomeness Factor (PAF), Zrankings, a website that takes in “gobs” of information to help you “find Awesome better than anybody else,” has compiled an extensive list […]

Banff Caribou Lodge Winter

Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa, Amazing Luxury with a Personal Touch!

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Accommodation, Destination Lowdown

Looking for a mountain getaway where everything is at your fingertips? Then the Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa is the place for you, offering the extreme luxury you’ve always dreamed of, with a personal touch that adds just a little extra something to elevate your holiday from “great” to “amazing!” Located right on Banff Avenue, […]

The Village Summit at SilverStar Mountain Resort

SilverStar Mountain Resort Ski and Snowboarding Guide

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Destination Lowdown, Skiing and Snowboarding

Silver Star Mountain features the best of both worlds: small-town charm with big mountain terrain. This world class resort is renowned for being one of Canada’s most popular family destinations, boasting fantastic beginners’ runs in addition to 55km of groomed Nordic trails, backcountry terrain and Terrain Park in addition to classic alpine runs. In fact, […]

Tubing at SilverStar Mountain Resort

A Beginner's Guide to SilverStar Mountain Resort

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Destination Lowdown, Things to Do

During the latest Leavetown trip to SilverStar Mountain Resort in Vernon, BC, this beginner snow explorer received a comprehensive lesson in how to truly take advantage of everything the resort has to offer…

SilverStar Mountain Resort Village

The Best of the Best: Where to Stay at SilverStar Mountain Resort

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Accommodation, Destination Lowdown

Whatever your style of rental home or ski resort preference, SilverStar Mountain Resort can accommodate – from solo skiers to large groups and everything in between.

Hot Dog & Onion Rings at Long John's Pub

Where to Eat: The Best Restaurants at SilverStar Mountain Resort

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Destination Lowdown, Food for Thought

For a true ski-in/ski-out dining experience, SilverStar Mountain Resort offers an impressive assortment of quality restaurants, lounges, coffee shops and pubs, all easily accessible right from the slopes.

Your Guide to the Best Ski Resorts in Canada

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Destination Lowdown, Skiing and Snowboarding

Canada is home to some of the most iconic vistas, fresh powder and varied mountain terrain on earth. For ski and snowboarding enthusiasts (or for anyone who loves the winter season), there are dozens of world-renowned ski resorts to choose from. Of course, with so many fantastic options at your fingertips, you may be wondering […]

Top 5 Dog-Friendly Beaches in Whistler, BC

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Destination Lowdown, Things to Do

We’ve assembled our top 5 favourite lakefront and oceanside spots in Whistler, BC that allow you – and your pooch – all the beach freedom you need!

Madeira Park on the Sunshine Coast

6 Incredible Summer Island Getaways in BC

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Destination Lowdown, Meet the Locals

For many residents of British Columbia, there's no need to leave the province to get a taste of island life! And for visitors to the province during the hot summer months, there is a pleasing selection of beachfront holiday options available.

Tofino Ucluelet Fishing Guides

The Best Fishing Spots in Ucluelet & Tofino

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Destination Lowdown, Things to Do

Along Vancouver Island's West Coast, Ucluelet and Tofino have become hot spot fishing locations both for their waters' promising feeders and selection of locally-run boating excursions.