Aqua Splash Park, Sylvan Lake

UPDATE!  The Aqua Splash Park in Sylvan Lake is CLOSED for the 2020 summer season. But we'll definitely be adding this to our Alberta Bucket List for 2021! Image courtesy of Sylvan Lake Aqua Splash This summer the Aqua Splash Park will be open o...

Camp: Kayaking and Trails at Gregg Lake Campground

Gregg Lake Campground, just north of Hinton, about 30 km,  in William Switzer Provincial Park. An easy just over three hour drive from Edmonton, you're in the provincial park with lots of trails to explore, lakes to wade and swim in, or spend the d...

Bucket List: Stay in a Cocoon Tree Bed in Cape Breton

Experience Update (Jan 2020): The Cocoon Tree Bed is no longer in Cape Breton, but there are other great camping options, including six front country campgrounds and one backcountry campground and oTENTiks.  Visit the Cape Breton Parks Canada websit...

Exploring Jasper: Source of the Springs Trail

While exploring Pocahontas Campground area, there are many things that you can explore. The 'Source of the Springs' trail is a short trail along Sulphur Creek leading to the natural sources of the Miette Hot Springs in Jasper National Park. It...

Travelling with Kids on VIA Rail

Travelling with Kids on VIA Rail has never been easier!  With lower fares, on board activities and refreshments, everyone will have a great time! All Aboard! Train travel has always been on our travel bucket list.   The idea of taking our kid...