Chipmunk and Rapids Recreation Sites- Chilliwack River Valley

Welcome back to my Chilliwack River Valley series! Today we will be exploring Chipmunk Peninsula and Rapids Recreation sites – these are three separate recreation sites and the drive is full of gorgeous scenery along the way. Thanks for joining me and I hope you enjoy this one as much as I did! Located 26kmContinue reading “Chipmunk and Rapids Recreation Sites- Chilliwack River Valley”

Camp Foley Recreation Site – Chilliwack River Valley Series

So when researching this Recreation site it piqued my interest because I had heard of it before and had been up to Foley Lake many times but had never seen the sign for it along my way. Well imagine my surprise when I found out it is literally just off of Chilliwack Lake Road andContinue reading “Camp Foley Recreation Site – Chilliwack River Valley Series”

Chilliwack River Valley Series

I am blessed to live in Chilliwack, British Columbia. We are surrounded by beautiful Mountain Ranges, Rivers, Forestry Roads and Hiking Trails! Due to the current travel restrictions in British Columbia, I have decided to explore my own community a bit more thoroughly. We are so lucky and I don’t think I fully appreciated howContinue reading “Chilliwack River Valley Series”

Chilliwack Lake FSR in Beautiful British Columbia

Yesterday I decided to take advantage and do some solo exploring while my kids were at school! Chilliwack Lake FSR starts right after the Chilliwack Lake Provincial Park, located 150km East of Vancouver, 40km down Chilliwack Lake Road in the upper Chilliwack River Valley. I am so blessed to live in a place where thereContinue reading “Chilliwack Lake FSR in Beautiful British Columbia”

December Drives

Saturday I found myself up Woodside FSR again, this time with a little more daylight and time to explore! We drove up the main FSR and didn’t pass too many other people along the way. The views were once again gorgeous!! I can not believe I waited so long to explore this FSR, the viewsContinue reading “December Drives”

Search for the Silver Linings

Dark times can be just that – Dark. Heavy. Even Depressing. But if you search hard enough, you will almost always find a silver lining in the darkness. The Provincial Health Order makes it hard to see anyone outside of my immediate family and the news I might need knee surgery have further dashed myContinue reading “Search for the Silver Linings”

Exploring Woodside FSR

I haven’t been posting much lately but decided to share this adventure from a little while ago. Social Distancing in our own vehicles with our own dogs, up the mountain we went! We had planned for awhile to get out for an adventure together and neither of us had been up Woodside FSR so weContinue reading “Exploring Woodside FSR”

Solo Road Trip For the Soul – Fall Edition

Everyone has an activity they enjoy and do for their mental health. Mine is going into the mountains. Before I injured my knee this year, that used to be in the form of hiking for me. For now, it is long drives and gorgeous scenery from my truck instead. On a Sunday afternoon, most peopleContinue reading “Solo Road Trip For the Soul – Fall Edition”

Halloween Fun at the River!

This year with everything Covid related, my daughter and I decided to spend Halloween at the river! We had hot chocolate, a fire, the amazing Full Moon rose across the river and we were treated to a Free Fireworks show! They were going off all around us, it was hard to decide which direction toContinue reading “Halloween Fun at the River!”

Porteau Cove Provincial Park

Located 38km North of Vancouver on Hwy 99 is an amazing place called Porteau Cove Provincial Park! This is a day use park with waterfront camping. I brought my kids here a couple of years ago for a walk-in camping experience and it was amazing! I actually came twice in one day! Once on myContinue reading “Porteau Cove Provincial Park”