Lyle Lakes

As summer starts to wind down and the days get shorter, amazing opportunities unfold for heading into the backcountry. The weather begins to cool, the crowds disappear and your left with adventurous opportunities in breathtaking locations. The truck tires started rolling at 7:00 am with the west Kootenays being the destination. Driving east, crossing the […]

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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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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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Spectrum Lake – May 2019

We decided to brave our first back country camping trip with the girls at just under 11 months of age. This would be our trial run to see if we could pull it off and how we could change things for next time. Spectrum Lake is in Monashee Provincial Park, 46 km off highway #6 […]

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