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Valentines Day nature-inspired activities to do with kids

It's almost Valentines day and I was looking to make some fun Valentines crafts with Jackson that was nature-inspired. We need to get creative sometimes to get the kids out of the house on those rainy days, I find that when he has a mission and things to look for, Jackson has way more fun… Continue reading Valentines Day nature-inspired activities to do with kids

Articles

Tiny toddler cyclists plan to hit the trails this summer

The Little Explorers Bike Club is meant to encourage families to take up trail riding   Kids in Squamish start their outdoor sports young – but a whole new crop of the newest generation will be hitting the trails this summer thanks to Marie-Andree Racine. Inspired by her two-year-old’s enthusiasm for his balancing bike, Racine… Continue reading Tiny toddler cyclists plan to hit the trails this summer

Adventure

Explore Tofino in the shoes of a Toddler

Have you ever put yourself in your toddler's shoes for a minute?Wow, they see the world in a totally different way as we do... Sometimes I think parenting could be much easier if we just stop and think about what our children could be thinking right at this moment and why they are acting the… Continue reading Explore Tofino in the shoes of a Toddler

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Winter camping with a toddler

Have you ever camped in the winter before? Do you think it's too cold to camp in a tent in the middle of winter? My partner and I are big fans of the winter months, we used to go on camping mission with our touring gear out in the backcountry of British Columbia all the… Continue reading Winter camping with a toddler

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Adventures of a 2 years old Snowboarder

My biggest passion has always been snowboarding since I was about 12 years old, I am so grateful that I can now share this passion of mine with my Fiance and my son Jackson. This season we made the decision to get a family season pass for Whistler Blackcomb and focus on spending some quality… Continue reading Adventures of a 2 years old Snowboarder

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4 Winter activities to do in Squamish with kids.

  Winter activities to try out around Squamish Even tho Squamish in the middle of December doesn't  really feel like winter, there is still lots of  fun activities in the snow we can do within an hour drive. Squamish is recognized as the outdoor recreation capital  of Canada for it's many options of activities to… Continue reading 4 Winter activities to do in Squamish with kids.

Snowboarding

Starting a toddler on a snowboard

My husband and I are both avid snowboarders, we moved from Quebec to Whistler, BC  over a decade ago to ride the biggest mountains and find the Pow that everyone has been talking about. When our son Jackson was born, seeing him grow and learn new skills quickly just made me want to share our… Continue reading Starting a toddler on a snowboard

Trail safety

Trail safety: High wind on trails

This past Monday on our Little explorers meet up, we got to the trail head and the weather turned out to be super windy. My husband, Jackson and I got out to look at the trail sign and a branch fell about 20 feet in front of us. We then decided that it wasn't going… Continue reading Trail safety: High wind on trails

Events

Pumpkin Hunt Recap

On Monday, October 30, The little explorers had it's first special event which was a Halloween pumpkin hunt. I am so overly satisfied with how great of a turn out this was. Everyone that participated in the event were super helpful and appreciative. It was a busy morning for our Nature Playground, we ended up… Continue reading Pumpkin Hunt Recap

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5 outdoor activities for families to do on a rainy day in Squamish

As you probably already know, Squamish can be quite rainy, It doesn't mean it's time to Hibernate and stay indoors for the fall and winter, there still lots of fun to have on those rainy days. "There is no such things as bad weather, only inappropriate clothings" -Ranulph Fiennes The little ones need to get… Continue reading 5 outdoor activities for families to do on a rainy day in Squamish