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Two-wheeling - photo by Dax Justin

Two-Wheeling on the Trestles and Tunnels of the KVR Trail

Adventure and landscape photographer, Dax Justin, recently spent a day exploring Myra Canyon with Monashee Adventure Tours. He shares his experience on the Kettle Valley Rail Trail in fall. The drive up to Myra Canyon, just 30 minutes outside of Kelowna,…

Bikes, Beer and Views

Bikes, Beer, and Views

World Champion Professional Athlete Sonya Looney recently spent a day exploring outdoor adventure in Kelowna. She shares her experience on the Kettle Valley Rail Trail, the Crawford Trail, and how to best wrap up the day with some tasty treats and craft…

Sonya Looney Explores Penticton

Sonya Looney Explores Penticton

World Champion Professional Athlete Sonya Looney recently spent a day exploring outdoor adventure in Penticton. She shares her experience on the Kettle Valley Rail Trail, the Three Blind Mice Trails, and how to best wrap up the day with some…

Penticton

How To Spend A Fall Weekend in Penticton

Fall is an ideal time to get away for a weekend as temperatures cool and the colours transition to a collage of orange and gold. Make the most of the fall splendour in the Okanagan and indulge in liquid libations,…

Higher Ground Weekend Warriors

Higher Ground Weekend Warriors

Not sure how to spend your weekend if not on the water? There’s plenty to do in the Okanagan, and guest blogger Steph Snelling shares her recommendations for a 1, 2, or 3-day adventure. With many favourite lake activities at…

5 Places to Experience BC’s Kettle Valley Rail Trail

5 Places to Experience BC’s Kettle Valley Rail Trail

Hiking or biking the Kettle Valley Rail Trail is a good way to travel through British Columbia’s wild spaces and the province’s history. The original Kettle Valley Railway opened in 1915. Now, the decommissioned tracks are home to an extensive…

Chasing Trestles: An Overnight Bike Trip on the KVR

Chasing Trestles: An Overnight Bike Trip on the KVR

What happens when the internet, two bikepackers, and one free night come together? An overnight bikepacking trip with strangers in the Okanagan Valley. Miles Arbour shares his experience on the Kettle Valley Rail (KVR) Trail. With a few exceptions, the…

Spring on the KVR: Myra Canyon

Spring on the KVR: Myra Canyon

Spring has arrived in the Okanagan. It’s time to grab the hiking gear and explore the diverse hiking and biking trails throughout Route 97. Last Saturday I finally decided to leave my couch, take advantage of the good weather, and…