The Canadian Badlands is home to many dinosaur beds, including Devil's Coulee dinosaur nest fine. You can touch dinosaur eggs at this small museum in Warner, just southeasts of Lethbridge.
The Hoodoo Trail Writing On Stone provincial park is a wonderful place to explore Canada's Badlands and see petroglyphs and pictographs. It's an easy hike that normally offers huge expanses of sky above the rugged hoodoos - not on our visit.
The hike to Skookumchuck Narrows on the Sunshine Coast is a popular family affair. It's long (for kids) at 10k return, but there's a bakery, tide pools, and a visit to Endor if you plan your adventure right.
The Best Western Sicamous Inn has been named the people's choice for best family hotel in Sicamous. It's halfway between Calgary and Vancouver, making it a convenient stop to break up the long trip between the cities. Here's a review of our recent stay.
There is craft beer to try on the sunshine coast. As you head past Gibson's you'll see the fields of Persephone, and Townsite Brewing is another ferry in Powell River.
The Crowsnest Highway is billed as the scenic route from Calgary to Vancouver. It's a 17 hour drive that has many attractions. Here are some stops to take along the way and discover a new way to #ExploreBC.
I went and escaped for a few days this week. Up north, with no internet, no cell coverage, just nature - and quiet. Lots of quiet. Deafeningly quiet, really.