Spectrum Lake

Adventure time with an overnight backpacking trip with 2 year olds in tow. We headed I nto Spectrum Lake within Monashee Provincial Park east of Vernon, B.C. We hiked in here the year prior so for more information on direction and a campground tour be sure to click here. Spectrum Lake parking lot is approximately […]

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Okanagan Rail Trail

On a random Tuesday in June we decided to head out for a ride. With COVID-19 restrictions still in place and a summer that doesn’t seem to want to arrive it makes for a perfect opportunity to get on the bike. Fortunately, we can load up in our driveway and within a couple of kilometres […]

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Sugarloaf Mountain

We have been itching to get out and enjoy some hiking close to where we live. Today was the day to summit Sugarloaf Mountain. This hike is located just a few kilometres north of Fintry on Westside Road, between Vernon and Kelowna. It isn’t a really challenging trek but a good one to get out […]

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Much Anticipated Sailing Trip On Hold For Now

Today we should be boarding a plane and heading to Nassau to meet up with our friend Ron. We had intentions of getting aboard Sunspray and sail around the Bahamas for 5 weeks. Instead, like everyone one else, I am on a self-isolation period with the girls. The three of us are at home trying […]

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Wenatchee Road Trip

Spring came a bit early this year so we chose to take advantage of the amazing March weather as a family. With the car loaded up and the girls all strapped in we were heading south. Our first stop was the small community of Kaleden located on the west shores of Skaha Lake half way […]

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Cross Country Ski: Silverstar, B.C.

Two seasons ago I decided I wanted to try cross country skiing so I jumped right in and purchased a pass at our local mountain Silverstar just outside of Vernon, B.C. Tyson regularly buys a My1Pass which includes down hill and cross country skiing, snow shoeing, fat bike trails, tubing and skating at the local […]

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