Winter Sports

Walking On Water: The Best Places To Ice Walk In Alberta

Posted 12.15.2014 | Canada Travel

Once the snow has really set in, the Rocky Mountains of Alberta truly become a winter wonderland where the colder temperatures transform the stunning ...

Winterlust: 17 Ways To Address Your Constant Need For Snow (GIF List)

Posted 12.11.2014 | Canada Travel

Your love for winter defies explanation. Your friends and family can’t quite explain it, but you know that deep down, you’ve got an incurable case...

Action Heroes Wanted: Planning Your Adventure Vacation In Alberta

Posted 11.19.2014 | Canada Travel

Let’s be real: you're no average winter sports enthusiast. While the rest of us are sauntering down the mountain anticipating the chalet, you're bom...

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.

Why You Should Start Skiing... Now

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 01.26.2014 | Canada
Sacha DeVoretz

I am slow as a sloth, ripping up the green runs and regularly have six year olds yelling at me to get out of their way. These four foot skiers publicly shaming me in front of their peers. Despite this, I still have a smile on my face. I love being outdoors, trying new trails and meeting wonderful people in the outdoor community.

Outdoor Skating Rinks Are On Thin Ice

David Suzuki | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada
David Suzuki

One benefit of the National Hockey League strike: it gave people time to play outside on real ice! But outdoor skating could face the same difficulties as the NHL -- a drastically shorter season or outright cancellation. Research from Montreal's McGill and Concordia universities shows global warming is already having an effect on outdoor rinks in Canada.

Quick Study: A Doctor's Secret To Stay In Shape This Winter

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Living

Quick Study [kwik stuhd-ee]: The Huffington Post Canada's tips to make your life a little sweeter, five minutes at a time. Think of it as a cheatsheet...