What To Pack For A Trip To The Canadian Rocky Mountains

Wondering what to pack for a trip through the Canadian Rocky Mountains? As you’ll discover through your trip planning – it’s wise to be prepared for a wide range of weather and rapidly changing environmental conditions.

Here’s our general checklist to get the wheels turning as you prepare for your quintessential Canadian summer road trip!

Escape the Crowds: 10 Best Places to Get Off The Beaten Track in Golden, BC

Do you want to get away from the crowds on your trip through the Canadian Rockies?  Do you want to enjoy nature in silence and the vastness of this area in solitude?

If you’re anything like us, you love exploring areas that are off the beaten track.  Check out our top 10 recommendations to do just that.

The 5 Best Dog Friendly Trails and Hikes in Golden, B.C.



Are you coming to Golden, BC and hoping to do some dog-friendly hiking or mountain biking?  Our furry, four legged friend likes to get out and explore, as well, so we know the options in this area very well.

Best Hikes in Kootenay National Park

While we celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, we are celebrating the wonders of our national parks along with it. With Golden, B.C. being surrounded by six national parks, we have decided to feature a few of our favourite hikes to help you decide which ones are worthy of your attention.

Best Hikes Along the Icefields Parkway, Heading Towards Jasper

From our hiking series, you are probably aware by now how fortunate we feel to live where we do. Golden’s backyard has some of the best scenery in the area, with its lush forests, elaborate peaks and rushing waterfalls. Yet, a little known gem exists one hour east from our little oasis, and it just so happens to be one of the most coveted drives in the world.