Are you craving some adventure and excitement in your life? Maybe looking for an out-of-the-ordinary destination or activity? Then read on and discover explore's Ultimate Canadian Adventures:
Located halfway between Vancouver and Calgary, the mountain town of Nelson sits on gorgeous Kootenay Lake in the southeast corner of British Columbia. Spring is a magical time for adventure in this area, with the warming sun and long days. Here are five tips to inspire your trip:
My shoulders, my quads, my gluteus maximus, medius, minimus and everything in between, ache. Still, I can't wipe the grin from my face. Mother nature didn't disappoint when she delivered steady amounts of this white magic, just in time for my backcountry ski excursion to Mount Baker.
The author of a new book to be released this fall, The Great Canadian Bucket List, turns his sights on Canada to explore our “13 countries in one.”
Ontario: are you looking for fun outdoor activities for for the whole family over March break? Ontario Parks staff offer these suggestions:
Spring Ski Touring on the West Coast. As the days get longer and the weather warmer, conditions are ripe for some fantastic back-country skiing. But where to go? Check out this destination, easily accessed from Vancouver.
When exploring the backcountry, good trip planning is essential. Knowing what to expect and how to react are key. To make trip planning easier, Ontario Parks offers the following tips:
Travel to Golden, BC, and experience some of the country's finest ski touring at Purcell Mountain Lodge.
Garibaldi Provincial Park provides backcountry enthusiasts with some of the most easily accessible wilderness ski touring in the country.
Winter is the perfect time to check out this natural wonder.