CTV talks to Lori about Calgary’s Best Walks EXPANDED edition!

I dropped into CTV Morning Live today (watch segment below) to talk walking and my NEW expanded edition of Calgary’s Best Walks, now with 45 walk routes. From murals to big nature, café and craft beers stops, hidden stairways in neighbourhoods, little libraries, folk art, and Christmas Lights, there are SO MANY great reasons to go walkabout this winter (and all year long!) Check out the book and get your signed copy here or grab your copy...

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WIN my new book! Join me on a FREE book launch walk

WIN my new book! Join me on a FREE book launch walk

Every week until Christmas you can win my new book, Calgary’s Best Walks EXPANDED edition! Follow me on Instagram and/or Facebook to enter the MANY contests that are happening every week until Christmas. And tag me when you take a walk using my book so I can celebrate! Yeah! And be sure to join for one of the upcoming Book Launch Walks starting on Nov. 29, 2020 from Shelf Life...

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Calgary’s Little Free Libraries Map

Calgary’s Little Free Libraries Map

I found this fantastic map for Calgary’s Little Free Libraries so wanted to share it. There is also a Facebook group for Little Free Libraries in Calgary. These libraries make for wonderful destinations while on walkbout. Pick up or drop off books while exploring new neighbourhoods. Get a copy of my NEW expanded edition of Calgary’s Best Walks and start exploring Calgary on foot! Or join some FREE book launch...

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My Travel Alberta article on Best Walks in Calgary and Edmonton!

Here are some great STAYCATION walkabouts for you as you think about some adventures to have in Alberta. Check out my Travel Alberta Article for suggestions with maps. So many great walks and tasty pitstops. Let’s Walk! #UpTheAlley behind the Calgary Central...

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CTV Staycation Series: Fall Rockies Hikes, larches and more

CTV Staycation Series: Fall Rockies Hikes, larches and more

So much colour in the Rockies right now! I shared a few beautiful hikes with CTV viewers and you can watch the segment below. Raven’s End trail at Yamnuska is all Apsens and colourful shrubs, Three Lakes Valley in Spray Lakes Provincial Park is spectacular larches and turquoise lakes and The Iceline Trail in Yoho National Park is year-round waterfalls and glaciers and stunning views. So many colours right now, in the city and the...

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CTV Staycation Series: Fun Family Walks

CTV Staycation Series: Fun Family Walks

What makes a great family walk? Destinations, single track trails, massive glacial erratics that traveled from Lake Louise area on glaciers 15,000 years ago, chickadees that land on your hands, off-leash running, waterfalls, creeks with fish and ducks, folk art and fairy gardens and little free libraries in neighbourhoods. Oh yeah, and great snacks!! Check out my CTV segment to learn of three excellent kid, parent, grandparent, and dog Calgary...

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CTV Outdoor Staycation Series: Urban Pup Walks

CTV Outdoor Staycation Series: Urban Pup Walks

There are so many great walkabouts for dogs in Calgary. I shared a few today on CTV Morning Live. A mix of on and off leash, views and saskatoon berry grazing made these walks pretty awesome for pup and her people. All of the walks, with off-leash areas marked, are in my book Calgary’s Best Walks. Grab a copy from me or at bookstores, Steeling Home, or at Mountain Equipment Co-op. Happy pup...

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CTV Outdoor Staycation Series: Wild Walkabouts in Calgary

CTV Outdoor Staycation Series: Wild Walkabouts in Calgary

If you are craving some big nature but don’t have time to leave the city, you are in luck. I shared some wild walkabouts with CTV viewers that get you away from it all in the heart of Calgary. And if you need walking route maps for all of these areas grab a copy of my book, Calgary’s Best...

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