CTV Christmas Lights Walk: Elbow Park, Upper Mount Royal, Stanley Park, Calgary

CTV Christmas Lights Walk: Elbow Park, Upper Mount Royal, Stanley Park, Calgary

Christmas Lights Walks!  I shared the Elbow Park, Upper Mount Royal, Stanley Park route from Calgary’s Best Walks on CTV Morning today. Go winter, oh yeah! Follow this link to see the CTV segment. Join me for a guided Christmas Lights Walk, following the route I shared today, next Tuesday, Dec. 7 at 6:30. If you purchase a copy of my book, you some on the walk for FREE! (or you get a gift certificate to come on another Winter Urban...

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CTV Walking Wednesday: Garrison Woods, Altadore and Glenmore Dam Off leash, SW Calgary

    The fall colours are in full glory and so it is a great time to head out for a walkabout in the city. Garrison Woods is a neat community with lots of cut-though pathways; designed with the pedestrian and cyclist in mind. And at Halloween the residents have to remortgage their homes to buy enough candy for all the kids that roam the streets. You can follow the walk in my guidebook, route 23! Check out my CTV segment...

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CTV Walking Wednesday: Fish Creek Park, Bow Valley Ranch, SE Calgary

  My CTV Walking Wednesday walkabout was in Fish Creek Park, Bow Valley Ranch, SE on September 2, 2015. Just the perfect park to slow the pace, recharge the batteries with fresh air, exercise and a good cup of coffee! Watch the CTV Segment. I have lots of book events this fall. Check the calendar and drop by and say hi!  

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CTV Walking Wednesday: The Weaselhead and North Glenmore Park Trails, Calgary

I featured the Weaslehead wilderness area for my Walking Wednesday segment on CTV Morning today. A walkabout on the Weaslehead trails in like hitting the recharge button for your brain! And just in case you need a reminder about why we need a nature fix once in a while, a nice walk in the woods, here you go: Why a walk in the woods feels so good There is no Wi-Fi in the forest, but trust me, you will find a better connection. Walking in the...

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CTV Walking Wednesday: Sandy Beach, Britannia and Elbow Park Calgary

On my CTV Walking Wednesday segment last week we talked about the great walking around Sandy Beach, and the communities of Riverdale, Britannia and Elbow Park. Fantastic homes and gardens, the popular River Park off leash and a doggie beach below! A hidden stairway in Elbow Park leads to a slope-side trail that is lined in Saskatoon shrubs. The Saskatoons are ripe along the escarpments right now so plan a grazing trek....

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