Hiking & Interpretative Info

Aug 25, 2012

Earl Grey Pass, Purcell Wilderness Conservancy

A group of four traveled from east to west and completed the Earl Grey Pass traverse in five days. As they may have been the first folks over the pass this year here is updated trail information and hiking beta with more photos and story to follow...

Mar 25, 2012

Spring Break Hikes in Joshua Tree, CA

As a family this spring March break, we headed down south for nine days, joining two other families with young kids. Wander through the dry Mojave desert of Joshua Tree National and learn about the array of walks and incredible desert ecology.

Sep 06, 2010

Mt. Brennan Fall Hike, Goat Range

At lower elevations it is hard to imagine summer is coming to a close. Trek into the alpine and experience the flowers turned to berries and trails being covered with dusting of snow and ice. Learn more about a great late season walk that will lead you into the early signs of winter!

May 04, 2010

Early Hikes & Flowers, West Kootenay

About this time of year, when Whitewater Ski Hill near Nelson closes, both little and big people are hiking up snow free trails like Pulpit Rock and the early season flowers pave a wave of floral succession. Learn about two early season flowers that show off their petals as winter recedes.

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