Kristin Warkentin

I am a Vancouver-based writer, fuelling my outdoor adventures with a heady mixture of enthusiasm and anxiety. Wilderness is my first love, and if I'm not writing about hiking, climbing, skiing or other outdoor adventures, then I'm probably in the mountains somewhere without a pen. Either that, or I'm cleaning my house. Somehow, that job never ends. Read about my adventures at

Recent Posts

10 stunning trails in Squamish, BC that you have to hike to believe. Updated for...
Lace up your boots and hit these hiking trails in the Toronto, ON, area —...
Escape the city for a tranquil trek on these 10 hiking trails near Montreal, Quebec.
Blogger Kristin Warkentin treats us to her top 10 hikes around Canmore, Alberta. Updated...
Your guide to winter surfing in Canada
Our writer paddles Thousand Island, searching for the balance between public enjoyment and protection.
Bring your camera and a sense of adventure to Glacier National Park, BC
Surrounded by national parks, provincial parks and protected areas, Revelstoke offers adventurers access to wilderness...
Who said the prairie provinces weren't for hiking?
From half-day to multi-night, these waters are a paddler's playground
Some of the most technical riding in B.C. makes Sun Peaks Resort a mountain biker’s...
Nordic skiing isn't just “skiing for people who don’t have access to mountains
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