Custom walkabouts

Custom City Walks

Coffee Shop Hikes, Dog stick-chaser treks, Hills and Stairs Training Treks,  Kid Favourites, Christmas Lights Hikes, Neighbourhood Home and Garden Walks, Parks and Nature Jaunts, Winter Evening Strolls, Funky Urban Rambles

Lori Beattie, author of the NEW Calgary’s Best Walks EXPANDED edition, Calgary’s Best Hikes and Walks, Calgary’s Best Bike Rides and Trails, host of CTV Morning’s Walks Host and owner of Fit Frog Adventures, leads you, your colleagues, friends or your family and friends on one walk or a series of walks and hikes combined. These walking tours are a wonderful way to get to know the hidden pathways of Calgary, to keep fit, meet new people, experience Calgary’s seasonal changes, or simply rid your body of stress. Fresh air, homes and gardens, Christmas Lights strolls, parks and pathways, cafés, bakeries and funky shops, Bow River and Rocky Mountain views; there is something for all interests on an urban hike. Have a self-propelled mini-adventure in your own backyard!

Single walk (1.5 hour):  $25 per person. Minimum fee: $125, Maximum fee: $200

Urban Adventure Hike (half day): $40 per person for a 3-hour walk (can include a café or picnic stop). Minimum fee: $240, Maximum fee $400

Walk (& hike) series: Contact Lori for reduced per hike fees when a series of hikes is arranged.

Charitable organization option: Please get in touch to discuss options for donating payments back to the charity for a tax receipt.

*Add snacks and drinks to the price for an extra fee. Purchase my guidebook, Calgary’s Best Walks, for everyone in the group and get a bulk discount!

Custom Day Hikes & Snowshoe

The Rockies Waterfall, Wildflower or Glacier hikes, The Badlands Fossil Treks or a Snowshoe Powder Pounce (& crazy carpet option!)

We enjoy organizing Rocky mountain hikes, Badlands Treks to look for fossils with paleontologist, snowshoe days, and multi-day lodge-based adventures that suit your group.  We can arrange these to be self-guided; we’ll provide the itinerary and routing and maps for all hikes to suit your interests or Lori can join you as the on-sit organizer and complimentary guide. FAMILY hikes or snowshoe and crazy carpet outings, BIRTHDAY HIKES, CORPORATE COLLEAGUE outings,  or groups of FRIENDS IN TRAINING for a big hike; just let us know a bit more about who you are and what you’d like and we can create an outing that is unforgettable!

We’ll also provide a scrumptious home-made lunch and snacks if you’d like. For more information or a price quote for a multi-day program please get in touch.

Day hike/ snowshoe: $80 per person. Minimum fee: $400, Maximum fee $560

Hike series: Contact Lori for reduced per hike fees when a series of hikes is arranged.

Charitable Organization option: I am happy to lead hikes for charitable organizations and to donate my payment back to the charity for a tax receipt. Please get in touch to discuss!


Include a scrumptious lunch and snacks: $20 per person

Include snowshoes: $20 per person

The minimum fee is for the organization of the day and for all pre-trip planning, right up to the day of the event, to ensure the best route is chosen for your group. A complimentary guide/ organizer is available to join you on the trail or you can choose to self-guide. If you prefer to self-guide, then all details for the day including a route map will be provided and a meet place set up to transfer lunches and gear, if applicable.