In Banff National Park the Lake Agnes Tea House was built by the Canadian Pacific Railway in 1901 and today is a popular 7 km (4.5 miles) return or 3.5 km hike from Lake Louise.
Of all the non-traditional job descriptions I can think of, Chris Hinsperger’s stands out. Here’s a guy who works in a cave, by a waterfall, in the middle of the Ottawa Valley. He’s been doing it since he was a kid working a summer job for the last guy who worked in the same caves. In 1955 […]
Canadian travel writer, Jo Matyas, shares a few secrets about her favourite city and answers the question “Why Kingston?”.
Learn To Camp programs are showing up BOTH provincially AND federally … Schooling new Canadians in the ancient art of camping Source: How to Pitch a Tent · thewalrus.ca
On a Canada road trip you can always find an amazing park to explore. The world’s second largest country is blessed with signature landscapes from coast-to-coast-to-coast. Here are 10 parks we’ve explored on roadtrips across Canada…
The 1,600 kilometre Yukon Quest sled dog race alternates directions between Whitehorse, Yukon and Fairbanks, Alaska in some of the most beautiful wilderness that Canada has to offer. Josephine Matyas ventured up there in 2015 …
Is Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada’s most haunted town? My friend Kelly and I decided to find out…
Whether it’s colour or color, fall is a great season to travel in Canada.
Q: What’s the difference between a BeaverTail and a Timbit? … A: You can eat a BeaverTail without removing your mitts.
Algonquin Provincial Park is the oldest provincial park in Ontario. Three historic lodges, all with a reputation for doing it right, offer a place to stay in the park from May to October. I recently had the good fortune to visit all three in late spring.
The Canadian Mountie was born in 1873 when the Canadian Parliament passed a law to set up a police force, magistrates, courts and jails in the North-West Territories, the name for the part of Canada that lay on the great central prairie west of Manitoba.