• Opinions

    Girls Belong Here

    #GirlsBelongHere. They belong in the outdoors where they get dirty and test their limits and learn to be strong when faced by the challenges of nature as well as the people around them. #GirlsBelongHere because it as much their right to experience the joy of nature and all the rewards it offers. #GirlsBelongHere because what they learn outside will stay…

  • Places and Spaces

    Fall Into Nature at Kelso Conservation Area

    It’s Fall Into Nature time at Conservation Halton’s parks! We decided to check out Halton Park’s Kelso Conservation area last weekend, and take advantage of the annual Fall Into Nature event to do something that only happens two weekends a year outside of ski season…. We rode the chairlift to the top of the hill! Now, when I say “we”…

  • Activities,  Events

    150 For 150 – An event for the history books

    150 for 150 is a wrap and now a part of history. Like, officially part of history. It’s really hard to find the right words to describe what happened at that event. To be perfectly honest, as I reflect on the entire weekend of celebrations, scroll through my social media feeds and take in all the photos, comments and stories, I…

  • Activities

    500 Geocaches! Logging a major milestone

    We found our 500th geocache on Sunday! We were so excited to hit the milestone, we even hiked to it with a special sign Alex made a couple of weeks ago. Yes. We really are THAT geeky. Since we haven’t taught Buddy how to use the camera and we wanted him to be in the shot, Alex set up the…