About

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NEW* COVID-19 Policy and Practices:  During these uncertain times we at Footsteps and supporting backcountry lodges are doing our best to keep all staff and guests safe!  We have increased our sanitation methods and are only welcoming guests from BC at this time.  The numbers of guests in the lodge are reduced and lodge stays are mostly sticking to friend and family groups. We are following protocols advised from BLBCA to make lodge stays safer for everyone. This includes social distancing in the lodge, mandatory hand washing and personal protective gear.  We are dedicated to safe back country adventures. Please email Leah if you have more specific questions.


Footsteps goal is offer unique meaningful experiences in the wilds of the Kootenay.

Tours will strive to have low impact on the ecosystems we are exploring. The business will use local resources and promote awareness of the ecological sensitivity of our wild spaces and the connections we have with the land.

Leah Brown is the founder of Footsteps Eco Adventures. Leah is certified with an advanced wilderness first aid certificate and is a competent hiking and biking leader. She is  a PMBI level 1 mountain bike coach. Leah is attaining her Yoga teacher training 200 hour this spring so she can be more involved with her new passion of creating and facilitating yoga retreats in the mountains and beyond. She loves to plan and create adventures for others. She has previous experience designing and leading tours for hostels on Vancouver Island. Much of her work has been with children, creating survival and adventure programs. Leah has made the Kootenay her beloved home and is dedicated to promoting sustainable tourism and a happy healthy green community

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