Kayaking

Heading Out to the Back Country? Make Sure to Bring This Safety Gear

Marissa Schroder | Posted 05.29.2014 | Canada Living
Marissa Schroder

Whether you're heading out on a multi-day canoe trip deep into the wilderness, or planning a day hike, having basic knowledge of wilderness safety, first aid and essential gear can be the difference between life and death should you get lost or injured. Here's a list of essential skills and tools needed for your next wilderness adventure.

Dreading the End of Winter? Try a Trip to Antarctica!

Robert Waite | Posted 05.19.2014 | Canada Travel
Robert Waite

Do you view summer as a sweaty, boring waiting room on the long road to the next snowfall? Fear not. This fall head south -- way, way south! If you want to get an early start on winter, adding a month to your favorite season, head to Antarctica.

LOOK: B.C. Brothers' Crazy Kayak Adventure

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

For most of us, the idea of kayaking 6,500 kilometres would seem like a daunting task. But for two British Columbia brothers, it sounded like fun. ...

As I Kayak to Hawaii, I'll Be Sleeping With The Sharks

Wave Vidmar | Posted 12.16.2012 | Canada Travel
Wave Vidmar

As I prepare for my kayaking trip from San Francisco to Hawaii, my pseudo-brother says "you know you'll be in the Red Triangle, don't you? It's where all the Great White Sharks are!" I count out how far I might paddle in it and realize I'll be sleeping with the sharks for two or three days. My mind races, I imagine what my kayak might look like from the sea below. Will I be tasty? Or even tempting?

Planning a Staycation? Five Great Summer Outings in Toronto

Joel Garten | Posted 10.16.2012 | Canada Travel
Joel Garten

In Toronto, Canada, when the temperature rises during the brief summer, I love to get out and enjoy some of these off-the-beaten track outings. Whether you're looking for a fun family activity, a great group outing with friends, or a romantic evening with someone special, Toronto has just the thing for you!

Looking to go Paddling? Seven of Ontario's Best Routes

explore Magazine | Posted 09.20.2012 | Canada Travel
explore Magazine

Planning a summer canoe trip? Try one of Kevin Callan -- explore Magazine's paddling expert's -- favourites. The Temagami Wasakinsa Lake Loop is a perfect five-day family loop and Wasaksina Lake itself is great to just to spend a week on.