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Travel highlight: via ferrata in Whistler, Canada

I completed my first via ferrata last year whilst in Banff (you can read about that experience here) and was left craving more.  There’s definitely something about making it to the top of a mountain that I find rewarding; it’s a satisfying moment of self accomplishment.  Oh, and I suppose it could also have something…… Continue reading Travel highlight: via ferrata in Whistler, Canada

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Whistler’s iconic train wreck hike

Whistler really does have it all.  It’s open as a ski resort in the winter and offers dirt biking in the summer, all the while surrounding you with incredible mountain views!  I visited during the summer months and was a little skeptical about visiting a ski resort in the hotter months.  However, it turns out…… Continue reading Whistler’s iconic train wreck hike

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Finding a plane wreck on Vancouver Island

One of the highlights of my trip to Canada this summer was a crashed bomber plane found in Tofino on Vancouver Island.  It’s a world war two plane that crash landed after an engine failure back in 1945.  Now before you think I’m slightly morbid for getting excited about a plane wreck, let me tell…… Continue reading Finding a plane wreck on Vancouver Island

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My favourite hikes in Jasper National Park

Being only a two hour drive from Banff along the Icefields Parkway and the largest National Park in the Canadian Rockies, Jasper receives around three million tourists each year.  It’s the perfect location for those, like myself, who are completely infatuated with the mountains and loves exploring the outdoors.   So, if you’re heading towards the…… Continue reading My favourite hikes in Jasper National Park