Crystal Springs Resort in Lac la Hache

Located just off of Highway 97 in beautiful Lac la Hache, Crystal Springs Resort is run by a wonderful couple named Larry and Gerry and located approximately 25km north of 100 mile house. This resort offers Rustic Sites (no hook ups), Sites with Hookups, as well as Chalets and Cabins for rent. We opted forContinue reading “Crystal Springs Resort in Lac la Hache”

Vancouver Island Bound As A Family of Four!

Typically when going to the island, we book a reservation so we know which sailing we will be on and not have to wait 2 hours for the next one.When we have a reservation, we usually end up on an upper deck, so weโ€™re able to remain or return to our vehicle during the trip.ThisContinue reading “Vancouver Island Bound As A Family of Four!”

Cal-Cheak Recreation Site

Located just off Highway 99 and a short drive from Whistler, this campground is First Come, First Serve and was only $15 a night, paid by cash in an envelope. You slide the envelope into a yellow lockbox with your license plate # and the amount of money written on it. My kids were mindContinue reading “Cal-Cheak Recreation Site”

Last Minute Road Trip Survival Tips As A Mom

Our average road trip length is six to seven hours, and usually several times per year to visit family or close friends. I keep certain things in my truck 24/7 because you never know when you will need them. My husband often complains about the amount of stuff under the backseat, but if I removeContinue reading “Last Minute Road Trip Survival Tips As A Mom”

Thanksgiving Camping

It was a last-minute, low-budget trip, but we got out for one night in our tent trailer, cooked a boneless turkey roast, peeled potatoes at the campsite, and enjoyed a small, quiet dinner in beautiful weather! The overnight forecast only showed a low of 9 degrees, which was surprising for October in British Columbia! OneContinue reading “Thanksgiving Camping”

Spring Lake Guest Ranch

I promised my daughter a trail ride while we were in the Caribou, and thatโ€™s exactly what we did! Located a short drive off Highway 97C, 15 kilometres north of 100 Mile House. It would be approximately 6 hours driving from Vancouver. Horseback rides are a reasonable $40/hour and led by an experienced wrangler. OurContinue reading “Spring Lake Guest Ranch”

Clear Creek Hot Springs – With Kids!

Clear Creek Hot Springs is located 46km up a Forestry Road on the East side of Harrison Lake.
I love taking my kids on a quiet Sunday afternoon, and itโ€™s worth all of the cross ditches and water crossings to get there!