Looking Back on 2020 – A Year In Review

When I started my blog in May of this year, I purchased my domain as a belated birthday present to myself. I thought it would be nice to have a place to document my trips and share a few tips with other parents traveling with children. I thought my friends and family that enjoyed myContinue reading “Looking Back on 2020 – A Year In Review”

Thompson Regional Park – Chilliwack River Valley Series

Located approximately 6 km down Chilliwack Lake Road, this 3 hectare park was actually Donated by the Chilliwack River Valley Ratepayers Association. This park features a large, covered picnic shelter that can be booked for private events. It also features an easy 1km Loop Trail that includes Interpretive signs and a bench along a salmonContinue reading “Thompson Regional Park – Chilliwack River Valley Series”

Exploring From Chilliwack Lake Road to Ryder Lake – Chilliwack River Valley Series!

This was one of those unplanned adventures… I left the house planning to take my dog down to the river, but ended up texting my husband that I was heading down Chilliwack Lake Road to do some exploring for my Blog Series instead. It was overcast, the cloud cover was low and it was rainingContinue reading “Exploring From Chilliwack Lake Road to Ryder Lake – Chilliwack River Valley Series!”

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”