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Hooray—you’re going camping! Whether this is your first time pitching a tent or you need a refresher as you pack, below you’ll find a very basic packing list for two to three nights at a campsite. Every campground is different. First...
We were up early on day six and ended up in our fifth park—Neys—by noon. This was our second favourite park of the trip. We ended up staying two nights here as well. Our site was directly across from the...
Vancouver, British Columbia’s Victoria “Tori” Feige defended her world adaptive surfing title last March on the shores of La Jolla, California. At the 2020 AmpSurf ISA World Para Surfing Championship, one of the final large sporting events to take place...
If you haven't stood among the majestic peaks of Alberta's Rocky Mountains, you need to start planning a visit. There are countless places to roam and what seems like an endless tangle of trails that thread hikers through wildflower-filled valleys,
There were two reason why I chose to drive over 3,000 kilometres in ten days around northern Ontario and pitch my tent in various provincial park campgrounds (Marten River, Kettle Lakes, White River, Sleeping Giant, Neys, Lake Superior and Mississagi).
If you love outdoor adventures, you likely understand the need to protect our environment. Leave No Trace principles, education about not feeding wildlife and volunteer trail clean-ups are important, worthwhile initiatives. What about your gear? Unfortunately, single-use products litter the backcountry...
This prairie province is home to rolling fields, peaceful lakes and hiking trails for all levels. Fish on calm waters, dig up the past and wander through wildlife habitats on these 25 incredible hikes in Saskatchewan: Total Distance: 2.5 kmDifficulty: Easy Details:...
This article is sponsored by Geneticks As an avid outdoorsman, Justin Wood spent his summers tree planting in the northern Ontario wilderness. A lover of the outdoors and science, he moved to Calgary in 2010 for the mountains and to...
By Diandra Oliver (words) and Kaila Walton (photos) The visibility of fat and plus-size identifying hikers and backpackers is growing in outdoor communities. Organizations like Unlikely Hikers and Climb Big advocate for the inclusion of fat and plus-size people in...
I just spent the last 10 days on a road trip visiting northern Ontario Provincial Parks (Marten River, Kettle Lakes, White Lake, Sleeping Giant, Neys, Lake Superior and Mississagi). I’ll have a blog up next week on this incredible journey. In...
I was on a crowded Peruvian bus and I needed to vomit. Yes, this was the situation I faced when my expedition partners and I were in the early stages of our source-to-sea Amazon expedition in 1999. We had completed...
By Vivian Chung The words “tropical” and “British Columbia” don’t typically go together, but this province harbours some Caribbean-esque destinations that can be visited without hopping on a plane. For snowbirds looking for an escape with a tropical element, whether it...
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