- Fall hike, Bike ride
If your kids are too young to hike, opt for a shorter and easier nature walk or an easy bike ride. Fairfield Island in Chilliwack, BC offers some beautiful backroads where you can witness first hand the fall colours. Take a hike up Lindeman Lake or try Mt. Thom at the base of promontory.
- Apple Orchard
Looking for a beautiful orchard or the best apples in your region? Abbotsford and Chilliwack have some of the best apple-picking spots in the Fraser Valley.
- Weekend Getaway
Get away for the weekend and escape to a cabin surrounded by nature. Sip hot cider outside and relax as the foliage falls from the trees. The fire ban is over, cuddle up by a beautiful outdoor fire.
Check out The Lodge on Harrison Lake for a great staycation.
- Bake Fall-Inspired Treats
Even the pickiest eaters will love homemade goodies like a homemade sugar cookies or pumpkin loaf. Check out the 25 best fall treats for pumpkin pudding, cranberry cobblers, and pumpkin bars.
- Sip on Apple Cider
Who wouldn’t love delicious apple cider? While kids drink a booze-free version, the adults can have an apple cider mimosas. You can buy homemade raw Horstings Apple Cider from Little Mountain Garden Centre.
- Visit a Pumpkin Patch
Stop by a local farm to pick your own pumpkins and stock up on gourds and squash for crafts and cooking while you’re there.
- Visit a corn maze
You won’t have to nag your kids to get outside or exercise when this fun and seasonal activity is involved.
Or if you are travelling out to Langley Glow Gardens
- Rake Leaves
This simple task is a great way to have some outdoor fun with your kids while boosting your home’s curb appeal. It may sound like work, but the kids love jumping in leaf piles.
- Watch Halloween Movies
Everyone can kick-back and relax while watching movies. Some of our family favourites are Hocus Pocus and Halloweentown.
- Fall Decorations
Your kids will love seeing something they created used to dress up the house — carve pumpkins together and get started with DIY crafts. Mums offer a beautiful fall touch to the front of every house or get some gourds from your local greenhouse.