Canada Snow

Grounded? The Five Best Airport Hotels for Stranded Canadians

Trivago.ca | Posted 12.19.2014 | Canada Travel
Trivago.ca

Hotel search trivago.ca analyzed every hotel within two kilometers of Canada's five most notoriously weather-delayed airports, to help grounded travellers stay in the ideal airport hotel during the nightmare of holiday delays.

19 Photos That Prove Canada Is A Winter Wonderland

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 12.11.2014 | Canada

Canada is being hit with wintry weather, just in time for the holiday season. Canadians know that snow and cold temperatures can lead to inconvenie...

Snow Would Like To Inform You He's Voting For RoFo

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.24.2014 | Canada Politics

A Canadian rapper whose biggest hit warns about the perils of talking to the police is apparently a big fan of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford. Snow — who...

13 Signs Our Family's Spent Too Much Time Snowed in Together in PEI

Lori Gard | Posted 06.01.2014 | Canada Living
Lori Gard

I have a healthy appreciation for the winter storm, but three days housebound is a little much. So in gratitude to the fair weather we had Saturday our family made a trek to our local Chinese restaurant, at which time Husband proposed a toast to "surviving the storm." In light of this toast, I made a list of the top 13 ways which illustrate most clearly that The Family has spent a little bit too much time together lately...

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.

A Message To People Complaining About The Snow Squall In Toronto

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 02.28.2014 | Canada

Dear Toronto, We heard there was a snow squall on Thursday and that it's very cold right now. But we would appreciate it if you would take the foll...

Here We Snow Again..

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A white weekend on B.C.'s South Coast continues into Monday with snowfall warnings still in effect for many regions. Five to 10 centimetres of snow...

Mother Nature Gives Back: Stunning Ice Caves Form Following Months of Harsh Winter Weather

Jennifer Pellegrini | Posted 04.19.2014 | Canada Travel
Jennifer Pellegrini

No-one I've talked to, including people who have lived here their entire lives and whose parents grew up here, can ever remember seeing something like this happen before. And because it takes a confluence of perfect weather conditions to create these massive snow-castles, it may never happen again in our lifetime.

Snow, Freezing Rain Warning

CBC | Posted 04.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Snow removal crews in Vancouver are preparing the city's major roads in anticipation of snow on Sunday afternoon and into Monday morning. Seve...

Dear Winter, How Can I Miss You if You Won't Go Away?

Jennifer Pellegrini | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Living
Jennifer Pellegrini

I've been meaning to write this to you for some time, but to be honest, I've been so huddled up under layers of sweatshirts and blankets that it makes using a keyboard difficult. I suppose all that's really done is prolong the inevitable. But our time has come. I think it's time we re-evaluate our relationship.

SLAMMED

CP | Michael Tutton and Michael MacDonald, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2014 | Canada

HALIFAX - A blizzard swept across parts of Atlantic Canada on Wednesday, closing schools and government offices as well as disrupting travel throughou...

We Shovel it, We Play in it, But What Do We Know About Snow?

David Suzuki | Posted 02.17.2014 | Canada
David Suzuki

We Canadians have a special relationship with snow and ice. We ski in it, skate on it, play in it, shovel it, drive through it, sometimes even bicycle through it and suffer through it for many months of the year -- some of us more than others, depending on what part of the country we call home. But how much do we know about it?

Real Canadian Heroes: Extreme Winter Sports That Will Challenge You

Gal's Got Game | Posted 02.16.2014 | Canada
Gal's Got Game

What do we do in Canada when the landscape freezes over for a portion of the year? Many people choose to light a fire and curl up with a good book and some hot chocolate, but if you would like to get outside and dash through the snow, here is a look at some winter sporting options, including a few you may not have heard of before.

Your Winter Road Trip Checklist

Posted 11.20.2013 | Canada Living

It may be an icy winter wonderland out there, but that doesn’t mean you have to stay confined to your house and hibernate for the season. There are ...

How To Buy Winter Tires

Posted 10.23.2013 | Canada Living

You will realize your need for winter tires when you skid into a busy intersection for the first time. It's terrifying, and should serve as motivation...

Lunch with Meteorologist Claire Martin

Mary Warner | Posted 06.08.2013 | Canada
Mary Warner

The company: Claire Martin is the senior meteorologist for the CBC. Her background is incredible. She is trained as a meteorologist, not as a telev...

This Week Has 7 Tweets

Ron Nurwisah | Posted 05.01.2013 | Canada
Ron Nurwisah

Canadians love twitter. A LOT. This Week In 7 Tweets is a weekly column that looks at the funniest, sharpest tweets written by Canadians and is a look back at the week's events through a 140-character lens.

Snow And Wind Whip Maritimes

CBC | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada

Heavy snow and driving wind forced closures and created dangerous driving conditions around the Maritimes Monday, with power outages reported in some ...

I Lost Fifteen Pounds...By Tobogganing!

Jenna Em | Posted 04.15.2013 | Canada Living
Jenna Em

On January 1 of this year, I made a resolution to get my family more active, and eat healthier foods together. The quintessential resolution, right? But would you believe that I lost 15 pounds in six weeks by sledding? Yes! As in with a toboggan!

Mini-Blizzard Is Just The Beginning, Calgary.. It's Gonna Get Chilly

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 03.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

UPDATE: 8:40 p.m. -- Environment Canada continues a heavy snow fall warning for Southern Alberta. Parks Canada is not recommending travel on Highway 9...

Why I Never Want to Take the Perfect Picture

Lori Gard | Posted 03.02.2013 | Canada Living
Lori Gard

I am learning, slowly, but surely, that life is not about taking the perfect picture. It is about the big picture. And the smaller ones that define and describe who and what we are. Husband turned and said to me, after the snowman fell and we were rebuilding a second, "He's just like all of us. Falling apart and getting re-built bigger and better again."

Winter Mess Hits Eastern Canada

CP | Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.23.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - Canadians in the eastern part of the country may have gasped with shock when they found themselves in the teeth of an arctic wind on Monday,...

Forecast Fail: Snow A No-Show In Toronto

CBC | Posted 04.25.2012 | Canada

Toronto-area weather forecasters were taking it on the chin Friday after overnight forecasts called for snow that never came, CBC meteoro...

Newfoundland and Labrador Slammed By Snowstorm

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.05.2012 | Canada

GANDER, N.L. - The worst is over, but Environment Canada says parts of Newfoundland can still expect high winds overnight and Sunday morning after an ...

Snow Blankets B.C.'s South Coast

CBC | Posted 03.15.2012 | Canada

Residents of Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley are digging out after a snowfall hit the region Friday night. Surrey, Whit...