Johnson Lake, Banff National Park

Johnson Lake, Banff National Park

Johnson Lake loop is a family favourite for its spectacular views of Mt. Rundle and the Cascade Mountains. Johnson Lake is found in the lower elevation Montane eco-region, which takes up only 3% of Banff National Park and provides important vegetation for elk and other large animals. It is an easy hike that starts at…

Climbing with Preschoolers

Climbing with kids is such a great activity but have you ever thought of trying to climb with your preschooler? At 3 years old kids have the ability to start climbing while attached to a rope. They have the cognitive understanding to listen well to safety and rules and the physical capability to climb. Climbing…

Say Good-bye to Baby Mitts!

Dressing my 19 month old for winter has been a challenge. She is extremely mobile and loves to explore. Bulky outdoor clothing just does not work for this little gal. The most challenging piece of clothing has been her baby mitts! If, after trying, she couldn’t manage to pull them off she would just stand…