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Stand Up Paddle Board Hiking to Lake Garibaldi – Why Not?

Hiking and stand up paddle boarding are not activities that usually go together. Paddle boards are long, cumbersome and would be nearly impossible to manoeuvre through the trees during a hike unless you walked through a field. Not to mention the fact that less is more when it comes to weight.

This was the case for my friends and I until last weekend when we set off on our first stand up paddle board hiking adventure. Yes, it is a mouthful to say but the possibilities this new form of adventure open up are endless and exciting.

Here is the story on how we may have became the first people to stand up paddle board on Lake Garibaldi. (more…)

Mt Cheam Summit

Hiking Guide – The Snowy Summits Of Mt Cheam.

It had always been our intention to hike to the summit of Crown Mountain just North of Vancouver but a last-minute snow condition warning had us opt for another route.

The day before, my friend Matt had been riding his motorbike along a dirt track past Chilliwack and spotted what looked like a hike-able peak and suggested we do that instead. So with a last-minute decision we chose to hike Mt Cheam and see what adventures we could find.
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