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Day Hike on the Manitoulin Shoreline at Misery Bay
With 4 trails to explore & an eco-friendly, solar-powered Visitor Centre with cool exhibits to examine, who wouldn't want to spend a day at Misery Bay?
Triple the Fun at Dokis Summerfest
Dokis Summerfest rocks a July weekend annually with softball and horseshoe tournaments, along with a music festival and family-friendly activities.
30+ Scary Haunted Walks and Ghost Tours in Ontario
Want something spooky to do? Whether or not it's Halloween season, enjoy a good scare and have a frightful fun time on these haunted walks and ghost tours.
6 Popular Routes on the Uplands Trail at Algonquin Park
At 78 km, the Western Uplands Trail is Algonquin Park's longest. 3 stacked loops & 2 side loops make it easy to plan multiple routes for a long weekend.
Beautiful Backpacking on the Trails at Frontenac Park
Another backpacker once said he prefers the trails at Frontenac Park; that it's beautiful backpacking out there. Finally got a chance to see for ourselves.
See More of the Agawa Area on These 2 Lake Superior Hikes
See more of the Agawa area — try some Lake Superior hikes. Follow Towab Trail along the Agawa River to Agawa Falls or climb Agawa Mountain on Awausee Trail.
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Hiking the La Cloche Silhouette Trail: Selection of Itineraries
Dreaming of hiking the La Cloche Silhouette Trail in Killarney? Here are several itineraries for hiking the La Cloche Silhouette Trail, slowly or quickly.
56+ Things To Do in French River and Lake Nipissing Areas
Chances are, there's a lot left for you to discover about this place. Here are 56+ cool ideas for things to do in French River - Lake Nipissing area. Enjoy!
Backpacking Algonquin Park's Eastern Pines Trail to High Falls
Backpacking the Algonquin Park Eastern Pines Trail is a short easy loop that can be hiked in a weekend, or access it by water for a hike & paddle combo trip
Visiting Mashkinonje Provincial Park: A Guide [with Photos]
The definitive resource for visiting Mashkinonje Provincial Park, which has natural hiking trails, beaches & canoe access to Lake Nipissing, all for free.
Packing Lists for Backcountry Hikers
It's useful to divide backcountry packing lists into categories. Here I describe our hiking, camping, and cooking gear packing lists for backcountry hikers.
Backcountry Tripping in Mississagi Provincial Park
Days before leaving, we had cancelled our plans to go backcountry tripping in Mississagi Provincial Park, and so we're really glad we had a second chance!
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Dehydrating Berries and Other Fruit: 10 DIY Tips
We like dehydrating berries we pick ourselves to save money while doing something good for our health. These 10 tips help make dehydrating berries a success
Lush Demystified: Top Natural Products, Shopping Tips
Lush is confusing. It seems eco-conscious, with fresh handmade products, but some ingredients aren’t natural or safe. It’s time to have Lush demystified.
Fun with Kombucha Tea: Yummy Recipes, Creative Ideas
With these little-known uses for kombucha tea and SCOBYs, you can have fun with kombucha tea! Check out these yummy recipes and creative ideas I compiled.
Keeping Honey Bees At Creekbend Farm
Dan & Tracy Séguin of Creekbend Farm may be better-known for the maple syrup partnership Sucrerie Séguin SugarBush, but they’re just as passionate for bees.
Wild Blueberry Picking Tips
We've accumulated lots of share-worthy blueberry picking knowledge, so if you’d like to get out there yourself, check out these blueberry picking tips first
Greening the Lunch Box: Waste-Free and Healthy Lunch Ideas for School or Work
Simplicity is a must when packing a healthy lunch for school or work. Going waste-free is easy on the wallet, good for your health and the environment’s too
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Canada Post Fakes Death to Commit Suicide
Canada Post announced that stamp prices will be going up, home delivery cancelled, and 8,000 jobs cut. It's old news, but there's much more to this story...
A Look Beyond With Medium Jay Lane
Medium Jay Lane has a special gift she enjoys sharing with others. She's naturally a performer & her insightful talent lends itself well to public readings.
Les écrits d'Aurélien Dupuis | Writings of Aurélien Dupuis
I first wrote this in French since it's about my great-uncle Aurélien Dupuis, an author & an accomplished man who is open-minded & passionate about nature.
Amy Miller's The Carbon Rush: Fighting the Climate Crisis for Social Justice
The Carbon Rush social justice film exploits Canada's role in carbon markets & the poverty & illness resulting from the supposedly green for-profit industry
Municipalities Across Canada Request Exemptions From CETA
A secret international trade deal puts too many restrictions on local governments. Many municipalities are passing resolutions seeking exemptions from CETA.
Memories of a Carnivore: A Vegetarian in Korea
Memories of a Carnivore: Adventures in Eating Ethically. Raw, humorous, irreverent. Fragmented. Rural & exotic locations, bizarre meals & language barriers.