I never would have imagined that my path to snowshoeing would be a result of acquiring my pilot’s license. Picked up as a hobby to save money as I paid for my flight training, it has fast become a favorite winter activity in order to spend time in the backcountry. Snowshoeing has been around for thousands of years – evolving early on from a necessity, to recreational use, to use by competitors… Read More

Bruce Peninsula National Park has carved 100km along Lake Huron and the Georgian Bay. It was formed in 1987 to protect the Niagara Escarpment and is known for emerald waters and limestone cliffs that plummet down into the water. While the park has a trail system, the famous 843km Bruce Trail also run through it. The park is 100km North of Owen Sound and just south of Tobermory. The shores and cobblestone… Read More

Alberta and BC have some of the most gorgeous scenery and national parks in the country. From Banff to Jasper, Waterton, Yoho, Kootenay, and Glacier, there is nothing better than being in the backcountry during the winter. Even the drives west or south are spectacular, particularly in the morning just as the sun begins to peak above the mountains in a splendid red glow that perfectly accents the snow-dusted evergreens. The opportunities… Read More