Off To the Bow We Go!

  Reflecting on the couple of years we have been in Calgary it became apparent the we have been neglecting the Bow River as a fishing destination despite the fact that it is an amazing fishery with numerous access points within minutes of our house! Inspired by a call from our buddy Rick who wanted…

2017 Calgary Boat and Sportsman Show

Fishing was on the horizon for the weekend and what better way to start things off than to saunter down to the Calgary Boat and Sportsman Show on its’ opening day!  The tickets we picked up in advance were scanned at the door as we entered the main building.   We were immediately greeted with a…

Christmas Comes Early to Spruce Meadows!

  We piled into the car and proceeded to the next stop in our planned adventures.  We were off to Spruce Meadows to take in the annual Christmas Market.  It is an extremely well attended market that is held over three weekends in advance of Christmas.  The Spruce Meadows grounds is called into service to…

Free pancakes and sausage you say ?

I’m not sure we will ever fully understand the Calgary Stampede phenomena of the pancake breakfast but we sure can grow to appreciate it!  Our Community is one of countless others that host pancake breakfast during the Stampede and realizing that this was one of those rare opportunities to directly enjoy the fruits of our annual fees…breakfast it is. We…