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11 SKATE TRAILS THAT’LL MAKE YOU LACE UP FOR ONTARIO’S NEXT BIG THING

Skating is about as Canadian as a beaver wearing plaid. Although Canada was the first to introduce the concept of the indoor rink, this quintessential pastime is getting a modern makeover and fast becoming Ontario’s hottest winter trend. Some skate trails turn up the cool factor even more when the sun goes down by adding […]

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Winter in Ontario as seen by @punkodelish

It’s our final installment featuring Ontarian’s favourite ways to enjoy winter in Ontario. Here’s Toronto Instagrammer @punkodelish’s suggestions for making the most of a Winterlude weekend. Parliament Hill – Ottawa, Ontario “I really love libraries. I went on a tour of the Parliament of Canada this morning and the Library of Parliament is one of the […]

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New & Notable

Hometown Proud! See where these Winter athletes go their start

What makes an medal winning athlete? Sometimes having a hometown behind you makes all the difference. These winter athletes come from some great Ontario cities, towns and villages. Here’s a peek at just a few of the Ontario athletes, and the places they got their start: Mike Smith Sport: Hockey Hometown: Kingston, Ontario Hometown of […]

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Outdoor Adventure

Great Kid-Friendly Bike Routes: Biking the Ottawa River to Remic Rapids

Guest Blogger Kathleen Wilker enjoys sharing the outdoors with her family and writing about their adventures. She is the “Families on Bikes” editor for Momentum, an independent media company that promotes, encourages and inspires smart living by bike. Momentum focuses on transportation cycling and bike culture in North America. Some of the sculptures built each […]

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Hidden Gems

Now & Then Hidden Gem: The Rideau Canal, Ontario

Draped in natural splendor and brimming with a relaxed urban vibe, Ottawa is a truly unique destination. At the core of the city’s geography is the Rideau Canal, which brings together the past and present Ottawa. Recognized internationally as an UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Ottawa section of Rideau Canal transforms into one of the […]