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I never would have imagined that my path to snowshoeing would be a result of acquiring my pilot’s license. Picked up as a hobby to save money as I paid for my flight training, it has fast become a favorite winter activity in order to spend time in the backcountry. Snowshoeing has been around for thousands of years – evolving early on from a necessity, to recreational use, to use by competitors… Read More

Outside Moves Me

Canadian outdoor retailer MEC is running a contest to share how the outdoors moves their members – the Outside Moves Me contest. The winning entry (the entry with the most votes!) receives an incredible trip to Ivvavik National Park in the Northwest Territories! Check out my photographs and stories about how Outside Moves Me…and vote! http://promoshq.wildfireapp.com/website/6/contests/324364/voteable_entries/68603617

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The Kootenays are a lesser explored gem of the Canadian Rockies. Situated west of Banff and Lake Louise on the BC/Alberta border, this national park showcases some of the most stunning glacial rivers and mountain scenery to be found. The park was founded in 1920 with over 1400 square kilometers of wilderness to explore as part of the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks UNESCO World Heritage Site. Kootenay National Park along with Yoho,… Read More