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Third times the charm...

  It was a tough spring of trying to plan for a canoe trip. For the past 18 months we have been planning to paddle the Seal River in northern Manitoba. At a length of 260 kilometres the Seal River is one of the four major rivers in Northern M...

Beware the new outdoor expert

  They say it takes 10,000 hours to become an expert at something. Based on a 40-hour work -week that would be 250 days. Based on 10 hours of that activity per week that would be close to 3 years. Factor in an activity where the season only...

If an adventure takes place...

If an adventure takes place but we didn’t capture it for social media, did it really happen? Social media has sure integrated into all of our lives, even the lives of the outdoor enthusiasts. Not too long ago, we would just follow the lives o...

My 5 must have travel items...

  5 Must Have Items For Travel I loved to travel before having kids, and now we travel just as much with our kids. As a lover of the outdoors, all our trips are centered on activities and adventures. Summer adventures include extended weeke...

Adventure in a Box

 Some people’s favorite day of the year is Christmas. Others may say their birthday or New Year’s Day or maybe even Halloween. My favorite day of the year is the day the new spring equipment arrives at the store. Right away, like wit...

Tales of a Powder Day...

  Tales of a powder day… It’s what every skier & boarder is searching for, a powder day. A day where a huge blanket of snow covers the previously skied out mountain, and allows you to have some “fresh” tracks with...

A few of my favourite things...

These are a few of my favourite things… I’m lucky, I get to spend a lot of time outdoors. From the simple walks in the neighbourhood to backcountry ski days in the mountains, or remote fly-in canoe trips in the north, I get to use a lot...

Take a walk in the winter...

Take a walk in the winter, get some snowshoes. Now that we have snow, it’s time to find some winter activities to pass the time and keep ourselves motivated and entertained. Look no further then snowshoeing, it’s a fantastic activity! It...

New Years Resolution...

New Years resolution… Yup, it’s that time of the year. Christmas is over and the New Year is only a few days away. I know my New Year’s resolution… I have to stop going to the gym and get outdoors more. Now before you fitnes...

Little Rippers...

Snow time, ski time, play time, the BEST time. Hopefully you are a winter lover like me and you get to experience all the great aspects of winter with friends & family. I grew up loving all 4 seasons, and all the various activities that take pla...
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