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Lower Pierce Lake: Quest for 10

On Adventure Monday, MWO staff Jesse made his way up to Mt. Macfarlane, and on his way checked off Lower Pierce Lake from the Quest for 10!! The trailhead is located right off of Chilliwack Lake Rd, and there is …

Knight Peak: Quest for 10

Yesterday a few members of the MWO team went up Knight Peak to gather some information on the conditions this summer. We hope this collection of photos and notes will be helpful if you are taking on the Quest for …

Grant’s Pond: Quest for 10

This past weekend, the team ventured out to Tulameen to complete our first hike for the Quest for 10. We decided to make a weekend out of it and explored a couple other areas too! After driving to the Coquihalla …

A Quick Trip to The Chilliwack Community Forest in the Snow

Not every trip needs to be some huge affair. In fact, with little ones in tow, it’s often best to find a short day that they enjoy. You can often find these days in the Chilliwack Community Forest. The Community …

2017 The Summer of George!

2017 was an amazing year. In August 2016 my wife Melanie and I had our second child. Fraser is a little boy who is turning into a crazy dude. For most of 2017 I was a stay at home Dad, …

Cycling the Sunshine Coast

Ahh the Sunshine Coast. It’s one of those magical places we can’t get enough of. We’ve visited every month for the last three months and each time have been fortunate enough to have beautiful weather, not a cloud in sight! …

We are hiring!

Adventure Guru’s Wanted Is your happy place somewhere among the trees, river banks or high in the alpine?  Are you the go-to adventure guru amongst your friend group?  Mt. Waddington’s Outdoors is looking for a member to join our team …

How To: Leave No Trace

A pristine backcountry is a luxury that we are fortunate enough to have in abundance here in British Columbia.  It is very important however that we do not take our wilderness for granted and treat it with the utmost respect!  …

How-To: Choose Winter Traction

Keep Traction in Winter on Icy Trails Winter and early Spring provides some of the most spectacular views and raw wilderness appeal, as a blanket of soft snow covers everything in a quiet, glistening layer. The same back-country traffic that …