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Words and photo by Brice Ferre In August 2019, only 12 days after her Squamish 50 Miles win (for her first 50-mile race!), my good friend and Salomon Vancouver Teammate Jeanelle Hazlett decided to try and establish a new Fastest Known...
This article was sponsored by Yamnuska Mountain Adventures Backcountry skiing is rising in popularity. If you haven't yet, you might want to jump on the trend. As resorts fill with keen skiers and snowboarders, explorers naturally start looking for fresh powder and...
Paracord bracelets don’t just look cool—they’re also functional, potentially life-saving gear items that are super easy and lightweight to bring on outdoor adventures. Just clip it around your wrist, pack or keys, and you're ready! We have paracord survival bracelets with...
Have you ever spent countless hours trying to book a campsite in a popular park, dealt with crowded campgrounds or tried to organize a last-minute backcountry trip to places like Algonquin or Killarney Provincial Park? Maybe you should consider camping...
In an idealized life, I would always be out in the bush, living wild, rambling over mountains and paddling remote rivers. That is “The Way of the Wolf,” after all. But I’ll admit it—I like to binge when I’m...
By Lindsay Davies from ivebeenbit.ca It may not be the most popular activity, but ice climbing is one of the most epic winter adventures. If you are trying ice climbing for the first time, here is what you should know.
There are just as many shapes and sizes of wood stoves as there are hot tents. What you want to look for is one that has a main box, legs that fold out and sections of pipe that fit inside...
Wintertime can be cloudy, rainy and grey on the wet coast, while the surrounding mountains stock up on snow. The rest of Canada and parts of the USA are blanketed in white snowflakes, coaxing explorers outside on snowshoes, skis, dogsleds...
“I don’t think I’ll ever get used to this,” I admitted to my co-worker Frankie, beckoning to the striking blue mountains that surrounded us. The sun cast golden circles across the snow-laden wooden rooftops that comprised the adorable resort village...
Once considered eco-enemy number-one, today’s SUVs, crossovers and even pickup trucks have come a long way in winning back Greenies. Rather than those lumbering brutes with gas-chugging powerplants we saw throughout the 1990s, a select crop of practical, all-wheel-drive adventure...
Every year, family and multi-generational travellers discover that there is more to Canada’s Great White North than meets the eye. One of the cities that has exploded for winter travel is Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. Families have become one of the...
Is "health" one of your New Years resolutions? It’s that time of year: resolutions are set, gyms fill up and colds permeate the frosty air. If any of your 2020 goals revolve around fitness or outdoor adventure, you need to make...
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