This is why kayaking is probably best left as a summer activity.
On Tuesday, YouTuber Viva Frei decided to pull out his kayak and go for a ride in Quebec's Laurentian Mountains near Lac Megantic.
Unfortunately, he forgot to clear a stack of logs from his path.
Winter kayaking was going well for Viva Frei ... at first.(Screengrab: Viva Frei/YouTube)
Luckily there was plenty of soft snow to break his fall, much to the amusement of his kids.
Believe it or not, snow kayaking is an real extreme winter sport — while it's not allowed at most ski resorts.
In 2013 Red Bull held a snow kayaking competition in Estonia.
But based on this video, it might be a little while before Frei can compete among the pros.