Traveling to the Northwest Territories in northern Canada . Here are some tips & tricks from locals and travelers, to help in planning your Northwest Territories vacation.
When venturing into the back-country it is important to be prepared. Here are some tips to consider when preparing for a backpacking adventure in Canada.
- prepare for all weather conditions. Weather changes fast in Canada.
- always pack plastic bags or tarp with you to keep clothes and... Read more
Tis' the season to sit back and relax while watching the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) dance and jive in the skies when visiting our northern territories and northern sections of our provinces. Here are some tips on making that experience that much better.
- research ... Read more
Canada has the most lakes in the world. We enjoy 3 oceans - the Pacific, Atlantic and Arctic Oceans. With so many lakes and oceans we also enjoy a massive number of rivers connecting them all. With so many lakes, rivers and oceans Canada is ... Read more
Ice Fishing Tips (Canada)
Ice Fishing is a great Canadian past time enjoyed by many during the winter season. Early in the season ice fishing is enjoyed in heated ice shacks and as the season warms people are out in the open sitting in lawn chairs fishing the holes.... Read more
Xmas tress are decorated. The lights may be up on the homestead. The snow is falling. The temperatures have dropped. Winter is here! Now what? Stay or go?
For some, winter signals vacation time ...
eh Canada Travel published this article rece... Read more
This Week in Canada Travel & Tourism – January 24th to 31st 2016The 16 biggest stories, tips, trends, surveys and news for the week of January 24th to 31st, 2016.
(1) The thrill of the Yukon Quest in Canada (Canada Travel Story)
(2) Canada top desti... Read more
Most people are, justifiably, concerned about their safety when they travel. If common sense prevails, however, you can minimize danger and remain saafe by being smart, informed and aware.
One of the most important things to be aware of is to never draw attention to yourself. Smart, exper... Read more
Spread a little Vicks VapoRub on yourself and behind your ears the next time you’re working in the yard or going camping and you won’t have to worry about dealing with bug bites. The scent of the Vicks VapoRub serves as a great repellant for mosquitos, gnats, and other types of bugs. They will st... Read more
We all love to go for a hike or camp amongst the trees. Here are 3 poisonous plants you need to watch out for as they can ruin your day or camping trip and make you very itchy if touched!
#1. Poison Ivy is the most common poisonous plant you’ll encounter while outdoors, and it causes an i... Read more
Basil TICK Repellent
No one likes ticks. Absolutely no one, man nor beast. Some ticks can carry Lyme Disease so here is a great way to keep those nasty pests off you while exploring the great outdoors.
Mix 20 drops of basil essential oil with 2 cups of wate... Read more
The bears are awake and now is the time to make yourself Bear Smart before heading out to enjoy the outdoors.
Hiking in Bear Country