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Locals Meetup: Hiking the BCMC

Creating an active community (in more ways than one!) is what we’re all about. Yervana is designed to help people share their knowledge, discover new paths and explore the outdoors together. Our Yervana Locals Meetups is one way we're getting…

June 22, 2018

Meet Derek Tsui: The First Yervana Local

Derek Tsui is very literally the definition of Yervana. In fact, he’s the local who inspired our outdoor adventure platform! Originally hailing from Pemberton, BC, and now based in Squamish, the Sea to Sky Corridor was Derek’s playground growing up.…

June 14, 2018
The Yervana Crew At Wilderness First Aid Training

Why You Should Take A Wilderness First Aid Course

(FYI—Everyone pictured in our first Locals Wilderness First Aid class walked out alive!) Did you know that if someone is having an asthma attack and doesn’t have medicine, caffeine can be used as a substitute? Or that keeping your phone…

May 16, 2018

Close to Home: Jakob Gjerluff Ager

Growing up on the cold and windy Danish west coast, Jakob Ager was sailing and surfing from a young age. He’s lived and worked in the mountains of Norway, and currently resides in Vancouver BC, working as a freelance photographer.…

April 18, 2018

A Walk on the Wild Side: Yervana Local Amber Rittinger

We all have reasons why we can’t go on that hike/bike/run/canoe trip. Maybe you tell yourself, ‘I'm out of shape, I’ll slow everyone down’ or ‘I don’t have the gear,’ or even simply ‘I don’t know where to start.’ Amber…

April 18, 2018

The Yervana Locals Pre-Launch Party

Pre-Launch Party Highlights Before Yervana officially launched, we threw a bash to show our appreciation for the Yervana Locals who helped us pave the way and stay on the right trail. Locals, Explorers, partners, friends and the Yervana crew came…

March 8, 2018
Woman Standing With Snow In Her Hair.

Local Lens: Outdoor Photographer Cherihan Hassun

Originally from Brazil and raised on the North Shore of Vancouver, Cherihan Hassun is a travel photographer, rock climber, storyteller, business designer and a Yervana Local. By Cherihan Hassun I realize that my mattress provides a better sleep than my…

March 7, 2018

Welcome to Yervana!

What is Yervana? Do you dream of skiing the best powder, hiking hidden trails, or canoeing into crystal clear water? With Yervana, you can make that daydream your next outdoor adventure. Yervana is an app and web-based platform connecting adventure-seekers…

November 1, 2017
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