Pickling Series: The Basics

Looking for a dill-icious new hobby? You might try pickling! What exactly is pickling, you ask? Well, pickling is the process of preserving or expanding the lifespan of food by either anaerobic fermentation in brine or an immersion in vinegar. Did you know that pickles are a cinch to make at home? You can make a few pint jars in ...

October: What’s Happening

The time for cooler nights, crisp mornings and cozy sweaters has arrived – it’s officially fall! Celebrate the season and take part in the fun at Hockley Valley Resort. Here are just a few of the upcoming events we’ve got planned for the season: In a Trance: Looking for a unique and fun night out? Get ready for an evening ...

August: What’s Happening

As summer continues into August, so does the fun at Hockley Valley Resort! Gather your family, friends or colleagues and get away close to home. Enjoy the spectacular views, amazing food, award-winning golf course, 8,000 sq. ft. spa, and so much more… Here are just a few of the things happening at the resort in August: Enjoy the silence: Recharge ...

The Pedi Pledge

With summer just around the corner and our open-toe shoes calling out to us from the backs of our closets… We should be getting ready to flaunt our feet loudly and proudly! Are you wondering how to get – and stay – open-toe ready?  Well, our Spa Director, Katie Gilligan, has come up with her own Pedicure Pledge, so that ...

Spring at Hockley Valley Resort

Ahhh, it’s May and spring has arrived! Warmer weather, enjoying the outdoors and getting ready for summer – it’s a time that makes most Canadians rejoice, so spring into action and get busy! Here’s just some of the fun you can have at Hockley Valley Resort this month: Mom-entous occasion: Is yours the ‘mom who has everything?’ Treat your mom ...

Top Trends: Spring 2015

Soon we will finally put away the layers of knits and focus on warmer temps, but what are the top fashion trends for spring? Well, one era really stands out – it’s a return to all things ‘70s! With the help of fashionising.com, we’ve compiled a list with 5 of this season’s faaaar out fashion musts: 1. Flowey, bohemian silhouettes. ...

March Fun!

Spring is in the air, but it hasn’t arrived yet, so get out there and make the most of what’s left of winter! We’ve still got lots going on, so hurry and get in as much winter as you can before it’s gone for another year: Me Time: Take a day just for you and luxuriate in our spectacular 8,000 ...