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Hiking with Kids: Isobel Lake

Today we feature a family friendly hike at Isobel Lake, located a short drive from Kamloops. 

Driving Time: ~20 km from Batchelor Heights on gravel roads.

Hiking Time: Plan for a 1-2 hours hike with the family.

Distance Travelled: The loop around Isobel Lake is approximately 5 km.


Stroller Friendly: Passable for strollers with larger tires

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Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec but spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick after graduating from University. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 7 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!

Summer Hiking Series – Hiking With Kids in Kamloops

Have you ever wanted to get out on the trail with your kids but didn’t know where to go? Or maybe you wanted some company and encouragement? Hiking with a group can be one of the best distractions to minimize the “how much farther?” and the “I’m tired” comments.


This summer I am leading a series of hikes specifically oriented to Continue reading Summer Hiking Series – Hiking With Kids in Kamloops

Krystal Williams-Gardener started Kamloops Parents in 2007 and is now the owner/director of Loving Learning Preschool where they offer Waldorf & outdoor based preschool classes for children aged 3-6.
She actively studies child development & anthroposophy (a philosophy of inner development & spiritual growth) and strives to inspire parents to be their best selves for the highest good of all man-kind.