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About Erin Lenko

Erin is a family travel writer based out of Vancouver, BC. She can be regularly found exploring with her family in and around British Columbia, Alberta and has visited 20 of the 50 US states. She has a passion for the history and people of the areas she visits and can regularly be found behind the wheel, car full of camping gear, looking for new places to adventure!

Helping and Haunting at the Haunted House Langley

Do you love Halloween? The crisp fall air, crunchy leaves on the ground, plus all the witches, ghosts, superheroes and other creatures running around. Not to mention all the candy and trick or treating! But do you really LOVE Halloween? The Lenko and Scott families in the Yorkson area of Langley, BC loves Halloween [...]

Exploring with the Banff National Park Bus

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The town of Banff is a popular vacation destination for visitors from all over the world. On average there are around 3.5 million tourists per year that come to indulge in all the incredible activities that Banff has to offer. Most people who come to Banff do so by private vehicle, whether that be in [...]

Banff Gondola Family Experience: The Best Views of the Canadian Rockies

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]One of the best excursions in Banff is a trip up Sulphur Mountain via the Banff Gondola. After soaring to the top of the mountain, 2,281 metres above sea level, you'll be surrounded by six scenic mountain ranges. These 360 degree views also include the breathtaking town of Banff, the Bow River and many lakes [...]

Step Above the Ice at the Jasper Glacier Skywalk

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Jasper Glacier Skywalk is unlike no other experience! Imagine stepping off a solid sidewalk onto a glass walkway. You try to look up to take in the view of the glacier, but you can’t stop staring at your feet, because you can see down the edge of the cliffs and to the river bed [...]

Big Changes are Coming to Jasper!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Jasper is the largest national park in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, sprawling over 11,000 square kilometers. The mountains, rivers, waterfalls and outdoor adventures draw hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world every year. Camping is one of the experiences that many come to Jasper for. Sleeping soundly in the quiet lush green [...]

Top 10 Things to Explore in Tumbler Ridge

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Tumbler Ridge, located approximately 1,180 km north of Vancouver, is the ultimate destination for outdoor enthusiasts. From high-energy adventures to more laid back experiences, there is something for everyone. Tumbler Ridge is home to the Tumbler Ridge United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Global Geopark. A UNESCO designated area is one with sites [...]

By |2020-04-06T13:01:07-07:00August 11th, 2018|Canada, Erin, Family Adventures, Northern BC, Western Canada|0 Comments

Wild River Adventure Tours to Kinuseo Falls

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It is no secret that Tumbler Ridge is known for its wilderness adventures, sprawling forests and many waterfalls. Being able to explore waterfalls, especially those off the beaten path, are one of the main highlights for visitors to the region. Kinuseo Falls, a 30 metre spectacular waterfall on the Murray River, is one of the [...]

By |2019-09-11T12:50:43-07:00August 9th, 2018|Canada, Erin, Family Adventures, Northern BC, Western Canada|2 Comments

Immerse Yourself in the Gold Rush Experience of Barkerville

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]As soon as you step into the welcoming visitor centre at the Barkerville Historic Town and Park, you are instantly taken back to 1862 and the booming gold rush days in the Cariboo of British Columbia. As you walk through town you can almost feel the excitement that the gold prospectors felt as they mined [...]

Fraser Valley Beaches: The Perfect Place to Cool Off This Summer!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The summer has begun, the kids are off school, the sun is shining and you are all itching to get your toes in some sand and cool off in the water. So load up the car with the sand toys, swim floaties and a cooler full of food and check out these perfect Fraser Valley beaches [...]

Stone’s Throw Cottage Retreat – Where Families Come To Make Memories

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Can you picture this? Waking up to the sounds of birds chirping in the forest, breathing in clean fresh sea air, enjoying a cup of coffee on the porch while sunlight filters through old growth evergreen trees, packing up your picnic lunch for a day that you will spend at incredible beaches, and then cooking [...]

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