Best Things To Do In Alberta

Highlights From The Road to 150 Alberta Adventure From boreal forest to vast prairies and high mountain peaks, Alberta is an incredible province to explore. This is Canada’s fourth-most populous province and one of only two Canadian provinces that are land-locked. This is also our home province and it was very fun to be able… [Continue Reading]

Best Things To Do in Alberta

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Calgary Has a New Attraction and It’s All the Rage (Pun Intended)

Ever dream of walking into a room and just breaking things? Maybe you’ve had a stressful week at work and just feel like smashing a laptop to pieces. Maybe just throwing plate after plate at a wall and watching them shatter into hundreds of pieces sounds like a great way to pass the time? Well, […]

Seven Reasons to Visit Calgary (Besides the Stampede)

Situated in the foothills east of the Canadian Rockies, Calgary is home to beautiful scenery, festivals, and a variety of fun and interesting activities. The city is also famous for the Calgary Stampede, which attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors during the month of July but while the Calgary Stampede is a great time to […]

Shredding Powder in Fernie, BC

I had long heard about the famous Fernie snow. From the time I started skiing at Mt.Norquay, people kept telling me that I had to experience Fernie. Finally, after six years, we made it happen. Everyone was right. As Karla and I drove through Fernie and up to the resort, the snow was piled so high […]

Whale Watching in Vancouver, BC

It wasn’t long before a black dorsal fin broke through the water. Like a sharp blade, it sparkled as the sunlight hit the beads of water falling from the fin and back into the Pacific Ocean. It’s an incredible experience to see these beautiful whales off the coast of Vancouver and there’s really no better […]

Mountain Biking and Grizzly Bears at Kicking Horse Resort

I’ve been riding mountain bikes ever since I was a kid but this was the first time I rode one down an actual mountain. For those looking for a mountain-rush during the summer, I can’t think of a better way. For me, going downhill with a bike versus ski’s is much more terrifying…but I was up […]

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Best Things To Do In Alberta

Highlights From The Road to 150 Alberta Adventure From boreal forest to vast prairies and high mountain peaks, Alberta is an incredible province to explore. This is Canada’s fourth-most populous province and one of only two Canadian provinces that are land-locked. This is also our home province and it was very fun to be able […]

Best Things To Do In British Columbia

Highlights From The Road to 150 British Columbia Adventure Canada’s westernmost province is packed with jaw-dropping scenery and incredible adventures. Home to some of Canada’s most varied landscapes, ranging from desert and ocean to mountains and forest, there truly is something for everyone in British Columbia. BC was our busiest province during the Road to […]

Best Things To Do In The Northwest Territories

Highlights From The Road to 150 Northwest Territories Adventure With more than one million square kilometres of land area and a population of less than 50,000, the Northwest Territories is about as wild as it gets. It’s certainly not an easy area to visit (many places are fly-in, many roads are gravel, and distances are […]

The Best Things To Do In The Yukon

Highlights From The Road to 150 Yukon Episode Known for its dramatic landscapes, vast wilderness, and the famous Klondike Gold Rush, the Yukon has been capturing people’s imaginations for years. With four-legged creatures far outnumbering humans, Canada’s tallest mountain peaks, and the world’s largest non-polar glacier, the Yukon is a true paradise for adventurers and […]

Best Things To Do In Saskatchewan

Highlights From The Road to 150 Saskatchewan Episode Often known as an incredibly flat province, nothing could be further from the truth. With lush boreal forests and pristine lakes in the North to prairie landscapes and badlands in the South, Saskatchewan is the perfect place for outdoor lovers to explore. We drove a pontoon boat […]

Featured Adventures

Two Days in Victoria, BC

Known for its beautiful natural scenery, Victorian architecture, and world-famous gardens, Victoria is one of Canada’s top places to visit. It’s also one of the few places in Canada that gets little snow and is the capital city of British Columbia. We toured Victoria during our 150-day road trip across Canada and instantly fell in love. […]

Winter Hiking to Johnston Canyon’s Frozen Waterfalls

Attraction: Johnston Canyon Location: Banff National Park Walking distance: 5.2km (3.2 miles) Elevation gain: 135m (443 feet) Cost: Free Like a scene from the Chronicles of Narnia, the Johnston Canyon frozen waterfalls are truly remarkable. It’s like standing beneath a giant rock-cake with icing sugar running down the sides. The views are simply breathtaking and […]

Three Days in Jasper National Park

Driving the Icefields Parkway Our trip began under a blanket of clouds but it wasn’t long before they opened up to reveal the mighty peaks that make the Icefields Parkway so famous. Known as one of the world’s most scenic drives, it didn’t take long to understand why. Snow-capped mountains, deep valleys of pine trees, sparkling glaciers, and […]

Living the Cottage Life at Clear Lake, Manitoba

When my wife and I moved to Winnipeg, Manitoba for the summer of 2015, I was told that we were entering cottage country. There’s plenty of jokes about Winnipeg, ranging from that flat landscape to the harsh winters but when it comes to lakes and cottage life, there’s no better place to be. Experiencing some […]

Flying High Over the Canadian Rocky Mountains

“Look to your right” the Pilot said as we passed some mountain sheep resting high up on the cliff. It was amazing to fly so close to the mountain peak and witness these amazing creatures in their natural habitat. They were basically resting on the peak of a mountain! I fell in love with helicopters […]