Snowmobiling for Beginners

Guest blog by Kevin Forget With over 10 years’ experience as Executive Producer at Breakfast Television, Canada’s #1 morning show, Kevin is no stranger to tourism, promoting the province through remote broadcasts in Parry Sound, Gravenhurst, Blue Mountain & more. He joins us to bring you all the latest to see and do in Ontario. I…

Go Wild on a SUP Safari in Algonquin Provincial Park

Guest blog by  Adrian Camara Majestic moose in Algonquin Provincial Park Steve Bruno When I paddle my canoe through the twisting creeks and grasslands of Algonquin Park, I often wonder what creature of the north is tromping through the marshlands on the other side of the tall grasses that tower around me. At times, my curiosity…

Get On Board! Try The Hottest New Rage In Water Adventures

Guest blog by Mark Scriver Stand up paddling on Lake Superior Ontario Tourism – Darren McChristie   More people than ever before are trying out stand up paddleboards.  It’s a fun, easy way to play on the water plus it offers a full body workout.  You can paddle from surf to lakes to rivers. It…

Kayaking the 1000 Islands, Garden of the Great Spirit

Paddling in the morning mist in 1000 Islands Homeland and sacred hunting grounds of the six nations, the 1000 Islands continue to majestically rise through the morning mists and her keep stories of war, romance, smuggling and exploration hidden among the labyrinth of islands. The evocative creation legend of the 1000 Islands begins with the…

These aren’t your granddad’s snowshoes!

Guest Blog by Andy Tonkin. These aren’t snowshoes…snowshoes are those big, clunky, wooden tennis racquet thingies you strap to your feet. That’s a common reaction we get when people see today’s modern version of snowshoes, all sleek and shiny and metallic looking.  Strapping them on gives a whole new perspective for anyone who is familiar…

Slip Sliding Away: Cross-Country Skiing in Ontario

Guest blog by Jen Johnson. I clearly remember my first pair of skis. They were of the red plastic variety and were found wrapped with a big bow under the tree on Christmas morning. I pictured myself training for the Olympic Games and dreamed big dreams of speed and agility. I was to have a…