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Top 3 Canadian Ski Resorts for Powderhounds

Deep champagne powder, steep pitches, miles of vertical, treed glades…. Sound like heaven? Read on to learn our top 3 resort picks for powderhounds.

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3 BC Destinations Where Summer Lasts a Little Longer

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Here are three great BC gems that enjoy extended summer weather while the rest of Canada is putting on toques and scarves…

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Top 3 Family-Friendly Ski Resorts in Western Canada

Snowball fights, freshly dusted slopes, hot chocolate and sitting by the fire. Ski season is just around the corner! Looking for a family friendly resort for your trip this year? Check out our top 3 picks.

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Mountain Biking in the Rain: Tips for Muddy Conditions

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Just because it's wet outside doesn't mean you have to hang up your wheels. Here are some tips to navigate riding in the muck.

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The Best Trails for Mountain Biking in Kimberley

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Kimberley is a great destination if you’ve got biking on your mind. It’s home to an expansive network of trails with both riveting descents and flat, scenic terrain. Planted right between the Rocky and Purcell mountain ranges, Kimberley provides perfect mountain biking terrain with exceptional views.

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The Top Hiking Trails in Fernie, BC

The hiking trails in Fernie range from easy nature walks to grueling multi-day adventures through mountain passes and caves. This list of top hiking trails includes something for hikers of every skill level to enjoy.

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The Best Fishing Spots in Parksville, BC

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It’s easy to take advantage of the many great fishing spots in Parksville – including deep sea fishing, due to its coastal location. For those looking for a peaceful day spent fishing, here are a few of Parksville’s best spots.

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5 Hidden Gem Hiking Trails in Whistler and Squamish

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Looking for a beautiful hike without the crowds? Whistler locals reveal the region's top little-known treks that can be hiked in a single day!

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How to Plan a Canadian Road Trip

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Drive from the lush coastal rainforests of British Columbia to the friendly colourful clapboard houses of the Maritimes; visit the larger-than-life grandeur of Alberta’s glaciers and mountains or explore the endless expanse of Saskatchewan’s wheat fields…

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Hiking at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort

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Kicking Horse Mountain Resort’s ideal location gives convenient access to a number of beautiful hiking trails. Additionally, its neighbouring town Golden, BC is also home to a number of trails for all skill levels that rewards hikers with amazing mountain views. Here are a few of the best.

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Search for Sand Dollars at these Parksville Beaches!

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Parksville is a peaceful coastal destination, with beaches that span for miles…. but these beaches in particular are Parksville’s best.

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Escape the Crowds by Visiting Whistler’s Lesser-Known Gems

Live like a local for a day and explore some of these lesser-known spots and activities in Whistler, BC.

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Mountain Biking in Golden: Kicking Horse Mountain Resort and More

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Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is home to thousands of feet of mountain biking trails, and most notably the longest descent in all of BC. But outside of Kicking Horse, Golden has other riding trails that can please any level of rider.

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Scenic Hiking Trails in Parksville, BC

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If hiking through old-growth forests with 800 year old trees and cascading waterfalls peaks your interest, try these scenic hiking trails in Parksville, BC.

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Golfing in Parksville and Qualicum Beach

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With 6 different golf courses within 30 minutes of each other, the Parksville and Qualicum Beach area provide for a busy but fun golf holiday.

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Fishing Spots in Golden, Near Kicking Horse Mountain Resort

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Visitors of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort and the rest of Golden who are looking for great fishing spots are in luck. Golden has plenty of river and lake fishing, suitable for all types of anglers. Head to any one of these spots for a great day of fishing!

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The Best Golf Courses in Osoyoos

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Are you thinking of taking a trip to beautiful Osoyoos Lake this summer? If so, the area's hot, dry climate makes it ideal for doing some golfing when you're in town. Here are the best courses to check out!

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Amazing Beaches in Sunny Osoyoos

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Osoyoos boasts a multitude of beautiful sandy beaches perfect for memorable summer vacations. Here are the best public beaches to visit during your stay in Osoyoos!

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Great Family-Friendly Activities to Try in Parksville, BC

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Experience Parksville the way the locals do! These activities will surely give you an authentic Parksville experience.

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A Local&#039;s View of Revelstoke: Jeff Honig, Heli-Skiing and Mountain Guide

So what is Revelstoke really like? Local resident, Jeff Honig, tells us all about it.