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Summer in Vancouver goes fast. Before you know it, shorts, swimsuits and deck chairs are 50% off, Back to School ads are out, and the sun is down at 7 o’clock. So now is the time to make the most of summer with the kids. We’ve got ways to keep it simple, challenges for the…

There’s nothing more Canadian than a plunge in a fresh, cool lake, and there are plenty in and around Vancouver. Five local lakes to explore with the kids Sasamat Lake / White Pine Beach The Lower Mainland’s warmest lake is a perfect summer swimming hole for the littles. Located near Port Moody, Sasamat Lake also has walking trails, a…

Canada’s big 1-5-OH seems like a great time to get your Canuck on! How about some iconic (but local) Canadian activities from jumping in a lake or paddling a canoe to connecting with our indigenous culture. Celebrate Canada 150 on July 1st Free, fun and entertaining celebrations of Canada’s 150th Birthday in every community. There’s one of the…