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Garibaldi Provincial Park: Panorama Ridge Overnight Backpacking Trip

By Renee Hahnel | August 31, 2019 | 8 Comments
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Panorama Ridge is one of those WOAH locations that you see online and just know you have to experience it for yourself. Located in Garibaldi Provincial Park, this epic hike is not the easiest to get to… in fact, it’s quite challenging! (Don’t let that deter you though!) In this…

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Planning a Trip to Banff in Winter – Read This Before You Visit!

By Renee Hahnel | January 10, 2019 | 7 Comments
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Banff in winter is pure magic! Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE visiting Banff during summer and autumn… but there is just something so special about experiencing it during the winter months. I think it’s all the pretty snow, cozy atmosphere, comfort food, and fun winter activities! I have now…

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Top 6 Must-See Canadian Rockies Lakes

By Renee Hahnel | September 18, 2018 | 16 Comments
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If you are a fan of breathtakingly beautiful lakes, you absolutely NEED to visit the Canadian Rockies. My first visit was in 2012 and since then I have returned 3 times, with another visit planned for later this year. My favorite things to see when exploring areas like Banff, Yoho and…

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Couples Adventure Getaway to British Columbia, Canada

By Renee Hahnel | August 15, 2018 | 15 Comments

My husband and I recently went on an adventurous short getaway to beautiful British Columbia, Canada. Being based in Seattle, it’s an absolute no-brainer to explore British Columbia at least a couple of times a year… it’s only a 2 hour drive! As many of you know, my husband and…

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9 Best Winter Adventures near Banff, Canada

By Renee Hahnel | March 12, 2018 | 10 Comments

You could spend an entire season (or life!) in Banff and never get bored! We had only a few days to explore Banff National Park and the surrounding areas this past February, and boy was it amazing! (check out our 7 day itinerary here) In this post I am sharing…

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Ultimate Winter Travel Guide to Alberta Canada – 7 Day Itinerary

By Renee Hahnel | February 26, 2018 | 10 Comments

Alberta is like a real life Narnia during the winter months. Located in the Canadian Rockies, Alberta is home to 5 national parks, countless picturesque towns and endless opportunities for winter adventure! In this post I share the ultimate 7 day itinerary for exploring Alberta in winter, including how to…

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Rocky Mountain Road Trip: Canoeing, Hiking, Grizzly Bears & Alpine Lake Dips

By Renee Hahnel | September 8, 2016 | 18 Comments
Canoeing Emerald Lake

I was born and bred in Melbourne, Australia, but have based myself out of the USA for the last 20 months. My husband (Matthew) and I decided we needed to be back in Australia for some family commitments later this year. So the choices were either, 1. Take a few…

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