Winter Camping in La Mauricie National Park

Camping in an oTENTik

Tucked in between Montreal and Quebec City in the province of Quebec, deep within the Laurentian Mountains, is La Mauricie National Park. Covering an area of 536km2 and consisting of 150 lakes and thick, untouched forests, the park is a nature-lover’s playground. It’s the perfect destination to step away from the bustle of the nearby […]

Video: Inside the Hôtel de Glace – North America’s Only Ice Hotel

Hotel de Glace

Every year in Quebec City, on the old grounds of the Quebec Zoo, an architectural marvel takes shape. 50 people work tirelessly for about 6 weeks to construct, mold, and shape North America’s only ice hotel – the Hôtel de Glace. Made entirely out of snow and ice, 30,000 tons of man-made snow and 500 […]

Video Series: Snowshoeing at Wheelers Pancake House & Sugar Camp

Where to snowshoe in Ontario

It’s the final week of my Winter Video Series in Ontario’s Highlands and what an amazing ride it’s been already. From skiing at Calabogie Peaks, to ice climbing in the Haliburton Highlands, to trying snowmobiling for the first time, I’ve had an incredible time exploring the region! And would you believe it… I think I’ve […]

Video Series: Winter in Ontario’s Highlands – Snowmobiling For the First Time

Snowmobiling in Ontario

I have a couple of friends who are really into snowmobiling – like full on into the sport. To them, there are only two seasons; snowmobiling and non-snowmobiling season. While some of us dread winter arriving too early or staying too long, they hope for the longest winter season possible. I’ve often wondered what the […]