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WINTER FUN RUNS ACROSS METRO VANCOUVER 2021/2022

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Feeling the holiday stress? Need a healthy way to blow off some steam? Or do you just need some motivation to keep moving through the holidays or to start moving …

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12 WATERFALLS TO VISIT NEAR METRO VANCOUVER

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Metro Vancouver is surrounded by amazing natural beauty! Visiting local waterfalls is an incredible way to teach our children the importance of protecting and maintaining the environment. Not to mention …

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SUMMER SPLASH PADS IN METRO VANCOUVER

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After spending more time indoors than in any previous years, we’re all feeling the need for fresh air & time outside more keenly than ever. With record-breaking temperatures forecasted for …

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SAPLINGS NEW K-4 NATURE SCHOOL ON VANCOUVER’S NORTH SHORE

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Our kids attend public elementary school in North Vancouver, and after one of them got to spend this year in a makeshift outdoor classroom created by her amazing teacher with …

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DAY-USE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR 5 BC PARKS IN 2021

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Launched in 2020, the day use permit project is set to continue into 2021 for the most popular BC Parks. Summer 2020 saw BC Parks develop ways to increase access …

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SAPLINGS FOREST CAMPS FOR SUMMER 2021

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As we wrap up a school year of uncertainty & stress for lots of kids – including more screen time than many are used to – summer offers a great …

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50+ LOW COST & FREE SUMMER ACTIVITIES IN METRO VANCOUVER

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Having fun over the Summer holiday doesn’t have to break the bank. Metro Vancouver families are so lucky to have not only the mountains & the ocean to explore, but …

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2021 FAMILY CAMP ON GABRIOLA ISLAND

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If you’re like our family right now, you’re making tentative summer travel plans within British Columbia and keeping your fingers crossed that travel restrictions will be lifted and case numbers …

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RBC RACE FOR THE KIDS AT HOME – JUNE 6 2021

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This spring, the whole family will be lacing up their runners to take part in one of BC Children’s Hospital Foundation’s signature events, RBC Race for the Kids: Home Edition. …