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Canada Ski Marathon

Canada Ski Marathon GoPro adventure

Last weekend at this very moment, I was participating in the Canada Ski Marathon, and of course I had my GoPro filming furiously. At least this was the case in the beginning. Filming in sustained cold weather can be a challenge. The camera fogged up after awhile, and then eventually froze to where I could not […]

Toronto skyline

My three favorite Canadian cities

The majority of my time in Canada has been spent in the wilderness of Quetico Provincial Park. In fact, I visited this beautiful pristine wilderness more than five times before I ever visited a Canadian city. For me cities are more of a jumping off point for adventure than a destination in of itself. This […]

Riviera Maya

All Inclusive Resort Barcelo In Riviera Maya

Riviera Maya, a tourism and resort district in Mexico, located on the eastern portion of the Yucatan Peninsula. Riviera Maya starts 10 miles south of Cancun and cover all places to the south including major cities like Playa del Carmen, Puerto Aventuras, Akumal, Tulum and Puerto Morelos. A tropical paradise, which is a very popular destination […]

Rideau Canal

Skating away at the Rideau Canal

I have not ice skated for over 35 years, so I was looking forward to this activity during my visit to the Outaouais Region earlier this year. I was also a little bit apprehensive since I have not done it in such a long time, but I just finished cross-country skiing the Gatineau Loppet Marathon […]

Discover Canada adventures

Discover Canada adventures with Leigh McAdam

One of my favorite travel blogs is hike, bike, travel. Canada adventurer Leigh McAdam is a kindred spirit who enjoys the outdoors and travel as much as I do. I look forward to her articles with beautiful photographs of gorgeous Canadian scenery. I have delighted in every post as I discover Canada adventures through her […]

Peche Blanche

Montreal ice fishing adventure at Peche Blanche

Montreal winter adventure Montreal is a city of over 1.5 million people with another two million people in the metropolitan area. Whenever you have a city with such a population outdoor adventure opportunities tend to be found farther away. Dense population pushes trees, animals, and trails further from downtown. I found this surprisingly not the […]

Notre-Dame Basilica Montreal

Montreal Old City winter photo essay

Montreal Old City leaves me speechless The Old City of Montreal left me a little speechless. It was one of the most beautiful cities I have ever visited, but I feel like it is hard to describe for some reason. Perhaps it is because I feel pressure to come up with something unique instead of […]