Archive for the category "local mountains"

Photos of The Lions from Vancouver


Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 — 6:06am PDT
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The Lions are to Vancouver what the Matterhorn is to Switzerland. They are the two most iconic peaks in the Vancouver area, sitting atop the North Shore mountains at 5,400 ft (West Lion) and 5,269 ft (East Lion). The Lions are also known as Ch’ich’iyúy Elxwíkn by the Squamish First Nation, which translates to Twin […]

Mount Seymour Snowshoe Chocolate Fondue Tour


Tuesday, January 19th, 2016 — 11:30am PDT
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Snowshoeing is so hot right now! Explore forest trails on a snowy mountain-top on your own or sign up for a guided snowshoe tour at Mount Seymour this season. Tours offered include Legends and Lanterns, Discovery, Baby & Me, SnowFit, Winter Skills, and private guided tours. One more popular tour, featuring Chocolate Fondue, is offered […]

Send A Loving Spoonful CandyGram


Tuesday, January 19th, 2016 — 9:17am PDT
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It’s never too early to think about how you can send a thoughtful, sweet, and funny message to a special someone in your life. A Loving Spoonful CandyGrams are now available to purchase for Valentine’s Day, with proceeds going directly to assisting those with HIV/AIDS. A Loving Spoonful CandyGrams CandyGrams include a special-edition Valentine’s Day […]

Photos of Vancouver From the North Shore Mountains in Winter


Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 — 3:12pm PDT
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We spend so much time looking up and over at the mountains in Vancouver. Luckily, thanks to their accessibility, through trails in the summer and powder-covered slopes in the winter, we get almost as many chances to look down at the city from their peaks. Vancouver From the North Shore Mountains in Winter A photo […]

Where to Snowshoe on the North Shore: Seymour, Grouse, Cypress


Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 — 10:22am PDT
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Last weekend, John and I noticed a trend as we observed fellow shoppers on West Broadway: Every second person was holding a brand new pair of snowshoes. Fun for the whole family and for all skill levels, snowshoeing is quickly becoming the hottest snow activity around. Whether you bought your own pair of snowshoes last […]

10 Wondrous Images of Lynn Canyon


Monday, July 13th, 2015 — 2:14pm PDT
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10 Wondrous Images of Lynn Canyon – Photos of Lynn Creek and Lynn Canyon Park in North Vancouver