Category: Hikes

Iao Valley – Maui

I don’t remember the details of this hike. In my memory it was about 2h round-trip in the dry/hot weather of Maui in the Iao Valley near our hostel (Banana Bungalow Hostel). They actually filmed the opening scene of the first Jurassic Park in…

Haleakala Volcano – Maui

16km, 6h Distance from Vancouver : just a few km ;o) ! Amazing hike on Maui. Starting from the Visitor center, going all the way down into and accross the crater, and then coming up on the other side of the volcano… and end…

Cheakamus Lake – Whistler

Elevation : Minimal 16km, 5h 1h45 from Vancouver I would like to mention that the Cheakamus Lake Road (off the highway to the trailhead) is in really bad shape (June 2012). My little baby car had some trouble to get there (i.e we drove…

Alice Lake

Elevation : 200m 6km, 2h 1h30 from Vancouver Nice little hike to do on a rainy/cloudy day. Mostly cover, but I never seen trees that green in my life before!

Upper Shannon Falls – Squamish

Elevation : 470m 7.5km, 5h 1h15 from Vancouver Did this hike on a cloudy/rainy day with my brother and his girlfriend. It was a lot of fun ; some technical sections but overall a good workout too. Nice view on Squamish valley and the…

Mt Seymour – Peaks 1-2-3

Elevation : 450m 9km, 5h 45min from Vancouver   Mt. Seymour is definitely my favorite hiking/snowshoe spot on the North Shore. Easy, with great views that will blow your mind in a second. I’ve done the trail once in the summer and did the…