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Winter Hikes Perfect for a Day Trip from Vancouver!

The snow is falling on Vancouver’s surrounding mountains, making the entire area look like an idyllic winter wonderland! There are tons of great hikes to take advantage of these wintry scenes, here are a few of our favourites…

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Amazing Hidden Ski Runs at Canadian Rockies Resorts!

Hand picked by our Leavetown team, here's a rundown of our favorite hidden ski runs at some of the best ski resorts in the Canadian Rockies. These runs are best-kept secrets which you'd be unlikely to find unless a local showed you!

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Ski Big 3 Guide: Lake Louise, Sunshine and Mt. Norquay

Alberta's famous Ski Big 3 Resorts offer prime Canadian Rockies Skiing! Find out more about the incredible terrain Lake Louise Ski Resort, Sunshine Village and Mt Norquay have to offer…

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How to Cook the Perfect Christmas Meal in your Vacation Rental

If you are spending Christmas away from home, check out these handy tips for making sure your Christmas meal is truly memorable – with as little work involved as possible!

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A Dining Guide to the Best Restaurants in Parksville, BC

Parksville has a relaxed, friendly vibe and the restaurants here are no exception to this. While Parksville’s restaurants may be humble, they have everything to brag about when it comes to serving up delicious food.

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What's Happening at Whistler Pride and Ski Festival 2017

Whistler's 25th annual Pride and Ski Festival is hitting the slopes in January… and it promises to be bigger and better than ever!

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Revelstoke Hot Springs

Revelstoke is well-known for its incredible selection of hot springs in the area. Which one to visit? Take your pick!

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Places to Eat in Banff: A Banff Dining Guide

Taking a trip to Banff? This stunning mountain town is famous for more than just scenery! The town is home to a thriving culinary scene with endless delicious delights on offer…

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Snowmobiling in the Mont Tremblant Laurentian Mountains!

With thousands of miles of groomed trails, there is no better place on the planet for snowmobiling than Quebec. This is a family-friendly adventure that you don’t want to miss!

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Take a Ride with Canmore's Snowy Owl Sled Dogs!

Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours are a Canmore based dog sledding company wholly committed to the ethical and humane treatment of their resident four-legged team! Take a tour for yourself to find out more…

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Viva La Niña!

Tons of early snowfall means we are gearing up for some huge powder this 2016 ski season!

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Revelstoke Skiing and Snowboarding Guide

Welcome to the powder playground of the Kootenay Rockies! Boasting deep powder, North America's highest vertical, and endless pristine terrain, Revelstoke is a must-visit location for every skier or snowboarder!

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Whistler's Cornucopia Festival is Back!

Whistler's famed Cornucopia Festival is back for it's 20th year this November, and the delicious line-up promises to be their biggest and best celebration of food and drink yet!

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Why You Should Try Snowmobiling in Revelstoke

There’s no outdoor activity quite like Revelstoke snowmobiling! The terrain, the snow, and the exhilaration are totally out of this world. To capture the most that Revelstoke has to offer, here’s a quick guide to this world-class snowmobiling destination.

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Where to Eat: The Best Restaurants in Mont Tremblant

The charming Mont Tremblant ski village has a wide selection of restaurants from European-style fine dining, to lively apres-ski pubs. Here is our guide to the best places to eat in Mont Tremblant.

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Halloween Activities in Western Canada 2016

Seeking out some frighteningly fun activities for the Halloween season? Our Leavetown destinations are holding some spooktacular events – attend if you dare….

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Incredible Craft Breweries in Western Canada

Here in Western Canada, we are lucky to have access to tons of craft breweries offering up delicious small batch brews – making it an easy decision to support local businesses while enjoying your favourite drink. Planning on visiting some breweries soon? Here is a list of our top picks in our Leavetown destinations.

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Vacation Rentals vs Hotels: What You Need to Know!

There’s advantages to both vacation rentals and hotels, so what’s the right choice for your holiday? Here are some factors to consider when planning your next getaway.

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Top 5 Places to See Fall Foliage in Canada

Get your cameras ready! Autumn is a highly photogenic season, and some of the best places for viewing Fall foliage are right here in our beautiful Canadian outdoor destinations. With so many rich, colourful sights on offer, here is a quick list of our Leavetown top 5.

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Storm Watching at WYA Point Resort, Ucluelet

Vancouver Island vacations aren't all surf and sun… Winter brings some world class storms to the Island's gorgeous Pacific Coast, and these raging feats of nature are gaining huge popularity with visitors.