The Book

Take a Hike with Your Children™ is a first-of-its-kind guidebook for family hikes and walks in the Canadian Rockies

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Easy-to-use, the book contains:

  • 46 family hikes and gentle walks in Banff, Canmore, Kananaskis and Lake Louise.
  • Itineraries of 5 km (3.1 mi) or less, for a wide range of challenge and adventure for all ages.
  • 1-2-3 Mountain Rating System™ — a difficulty rating, from a child’s perspective.
  • Plan Bs — attractions, playgrounds, etc. — for when your 3-year-old isn’t down with the program.
  • Helpful advice and tips on safety, what to pack and seasonal variations.
  • And much more!

“When we first moved to Calgary, I had a hard time figuring out which hikes were kid-friendly. Then, by chance, I found your book at the children's outdoor clothing store and was ecstatic! Thank you so much for writing that book. I can’t wait for the next one!” -Andrea