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There’s nothing better than grabbing your stocking on Christmas morning from under the tree and pulling out an assortment of outdoor gear (and maybe a selection of craft beer). Here’s my list of favourite stocking stuffers you should consider giving...
Have an outdoor adventurer on your holiday shopping list? Lucky you! We're a fun bunch to shop for. Rather than buying her a gift card (boring) or another pair of long johns, give the explorer in your life something they really want...
Have an outdoor adventurer on your holiday shopping list? Lucky you! They're a fun bunch to shop for. Rather than buying him a gift card (boring) or another generic tool set, give the explorer in your life something they really want to...
Nothing beats fresh air, a crackling campfire, a cozy tent and chairs with cup holders. Camping is an exciting adventure, but sometimes, the quiet wilderness and lack of Wi-Fi can be a little… unstimulating. If you want to play a...
I was captivated watching Justin Barbour’s YouTube series on his 68-day, 700-kilometre trek in 2017 across his home province of Newfoundland, accompanied by his Cape Shore water dog, Saku. I wasn’t the only one who enjoyed it. Thousands of viewers...
Outdoor adventure gear can transform your experiences hiking, camping, climbing, cycling and paddling. The right pair of gloves will warm your fingers while letting sweaty palms breathe. A campfire cookbook elevates even the most mediocre camp cook to chef status.
As the sole full-time female employee for explore (currently), I’m very interested in the conversation surrounding women and the outdoors. I recently assigned an article that explores why females may be negatively affected in hiking areas that prohibit dogs—because their...
We all suffer from not being fully engaged. It’s hard, but so is the everyday swirl of life. Don’t fret, the workplace hamster-wheel can be reset by powder to the face, snowshoeing in the woods and taking time to learn...
“Glamping”: a glamorous camping experience that is growing in popularity with families and individuals who want to get into nature… while staying comfortable. I am an enthusiastic backcountry camper in the company of other adults, but I go glamping with...
Winter has arrived early for many Canadians, with parts of the country receiving record early snowfalls and cold temperatures. Many outdoor explorers are excited about it, unpacking their snowshoes and hot tents. Others are trying to ignore it and refuse...
Welcome to episode 8 of Explore Magazine’s Live the Adventure Podcast. What if I told you there are treasures all around us? That you've walked by them without even knowing? What if I told you these treasures were constantly being hidden...
So you don't ski or snowboard, but don’t want to be left out of a winter trip? As a snowboarder who suffered a serious past injury, I started to wonder what a winter getaway would look like without shredding a...
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