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Our Favourite Dog-Friendly Adventure Hikes in Whistler

Thanks to its staggering mountains, majestic glaciers, roaring rivers, towering evergreen forests, and untouched spaces, Whistler is blessed with some of the best hikes in the country. While dogs are not permitted anywhere in Garibaldi Park, which includes Wedgemount Lake, Garibaldi Lake, Cheakamus Lake, Musical Bumps and Elfin Lakes, as well as Whistler Blackcomb, and the Rainbow Lake trail, there are other less-known, but still impressive, backcountry trails that allow you and your dog to get up close with Whistler's most attractive wild spaces. These trails provide access to extremely beautiful and remote wilderness areas and we are very lucky to be able to share them with our best pawl. We have listed below our favourite dog-friendly adventure hikes to do in Whistler. Brew Lake and Mount Brew...

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Ways to Enjoy the Sea-to-Sky this Fall with Your Dog

Tucked between two glorious, busy seasons, fall in Whistler might be the local's best kept-secret. Crowds have faded, bugs have retired and heat has moderated, leading to quieter, cool and pleasant autumn days. While I appreciate the cozy wool sweater weather, wrapping my hands around hot bevys and enjoying good books in front of the fireplace, one thing I love the most about fall is getting outside and embracing the fresh autumn air with my dogs. I feel so fortunate to call the Sea-to-Sky my home, with a variety of outdoor activities to do year-round and with my best pawls by my side. I have listed below some ways to enjoy the Sea-to-Sky this fall with your dog: Go for a hike Fall might be the...

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Autumn Safety Tips for Pet Owners

Ahhh, Autumn! The season for crisp air, uncrowded trails, colourful foliage, and snowy mountain peaks! But fall is also a time of potential dangers for our pets. From household poisons to cold weather hazards and even to seasonal celebrations, there are several safety issues to keep in mind. Keep your furry friends happy and healthy during this beautiful time of the year with these autumn safety tips: Be cautious of rodenticides  As the cooler temperatures approach, rodents start to seek shelter indoors and the use of poisons becomes more common. Rodent poisons, also called Rodenticides, are highly toxic to pets and, if ingested, the results could be fatal. If these are used around the household, be extremely careful and make them...

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Keep the Trails Pet Friendly By Following Dog Hiking Etiquette

To protect the environment and wildlife, dogs and other domestic pets are no longer be permitted at Joffre Lakes Provincial Park. The park has seen a huge increase in visitation over the years and this includes dog visits. This change is implemented in order to protect the park, its wildlife and the people who visit it. My dogs and I have had many amazing adventures at Joffre Lakes, whether we hiked to the turquoise lakes in the summer or skimmed the frozen surfaces in the winter. There are many other dog-friendly trails near Whistler that we’ll be adventuring to this summer, but unfortunately Joffre Lakes hike won’t be one of them.  View this post on Instagram A post shared by Capucine (@roamanciere) on...

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Dog Friendly Pemberton: Walks, Hikes, and Hangouts

As a dog owner, and avid adventurer, Pemberton is the most amazing place to live. In dog-friendly Pemberton I regularly find beautiful new places to walk my dogs. There are places for any kind of dog owner, whether you’re into hiking, biking, or just sitting and sippin’ a coffee with your four-legged friend, dog-friendly Pemberton has a spot for you. I made a list of my favorite Pemby places to take my dogs, if you’re not a Pemberton resident I hope this motivates you to venture out and see what else the Sea to Sky has to offer. Enjoy! Beautiful sunset hike along the Green River FSR One Mile Lake Now, if you live in Pemby and own a dog I’m...

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