The best gluten-free and dairy-free hiking snacks

The best gluten-free and dairy-free hiking snacks

For the past 7 years, I’ve eaten largely gluten-free and dairy-free. It’s what makes me feel best after many years of denying my lactose intolerance. Since living…

Winter Favourites: Food, adventures, and other finds

Winter Favourites: Food, adventures, and other finds

Creating a winter bucket list has really encouraged me to get out and embrace the season despite all the rain and snow. Here are a few things I…

Snowshoeing in Vancouver Part Three (Mount Seymour)

Snowshoeing in Vancouver Part Three (Mount Seymour)

This winter, I have discovered the wonders of snowshoeing and winter hiking. Admittedly, this is the first time in my almost 5 years of living in BC that…

My Favourite Spin Classes in Vancouver

My Favourite Spin Classes in Vancouver

Subtitled: how I maintained my sanity and fitness when I couldn’t run In December, my piriformis injury really flared up and prevented me from running for 3…

Snowshoeing in Vancouver Part Two (Cypress Mountain)

Snowshoeing in Vancouver Part Two (Cypress Mountain)

This winter, I have discovered the wonders of snowshoeing and winter hiking. Admittedly, this is the first time in my almost 5 years of living in BC that…

Snowshoeing in Vancouver Part One (Grouse Mountain)

Snowshoeing in Vancouver Part One (Grouse Mountain)

This winter, I have discovered the wonders of snowshoeing and winter hiking. Admittedly, this is the first time in my almost 5 years of living in BC that…

Hiking Mount Gardner on Bowen Island {in pictures}

Hiking Mount Gardner on Bowen Island {in pictures}

This past weekend, I returned to Bowen Island to hike Mount Gardner, the highest point on the island. I love visiting Bowen Island. It is a 20…

A Week in the Cayman Islands: Part Two

A Week in the Cayman Islands: Part Two

In December, my friend May got married in the Cayman Islands. I was excited to travel to Grand Cayman with 3 other girlfriends in tow, see May get…

17 Goals for 2017

17 Goals for 2017

2016 was a big year. Travelling, running, exploring, adventuring, doing scary things, experiencing new challenges at work, eating at tasty places. I did a lot of things I…

A Week in the Cayman Islands: Part One

A Week in the Cayman Islands: Part One

In early December, my friend May got married in the Cayman Islands.    May and I met in grad school 5 years ago and she used to…

Danielle Leroux

I am a runner, healthy foodie, city explorer, and adventurer on Canada's west coast.

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  • Spent a few hours wandering the trails (and getting a little lost) in Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve🌲No matter how many hikes I go on, there are still so many new places to explore 🙌
  • Yup, still scared of heights 😂
  • Hurray for sun! ☀️ Paid a visit to one of my favourite places today. Check out the full adventure on @bcadventuregirls Instagram Stories!
  • Sunsets: good for the soul. Can I get a TGIF? 🎉
  • Excited to be taking over the @bcadventuregirls account tomorrow to share my winter (spring 😜) weekend adventures! Hopefully we'll luck out with some sunshine ☀️
  • Summer days at Rice Lake #tbt