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12 Places to See Apple Blossoms in Nova Scotia

12 Places to See Apple Blossoms in Nova Scotia

April showers bring May flowers and apple blossoms. The Annual Apple Blossom Festival in the Annapolis Valley has been delayed until 2022, but you can see the beautiful white and pink blossoms bloom across Nova Scotia. Here are just 15 places you can visit to view apple blossoms. **Remember to only leave footprints and take only photos. ** Apple Lane Farm One of my favourite places to go is a hidden gem called Apple Lane Farm and it is so worth the drive. The views from the orchard are breathtaking with the rolling hills covered in apple and pear trees
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Things to See Along Trans-Canada Highway in Saskatchewan

Things to See Along Trans-Canada Highway in Saskatchewan

You hear it all the time – Saskatchewan is so flat and filled with farmland that there is nothing worth stopping for. But, that couldn’t be farther from the truth. The fact is, for as flat as this province is, there is so much to see. There are lots of rest stops along the highway, but some are worth the stop. Since there are so many spots worth stopping at, we made a list of the things you should check out as you travel the Trans-Canada Highway in Saskatchewan. Road Trip Saskatchewan: Grasslands National Park to Prince Albert National Park
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March Break Getaways & Staycations in Nova Scotia

March Break Getaways & Staycations in Nova Scotia

While the weather is uncertain in March, one thing is for sure: March Break is coming up! It’s a great time to get the whole family together for an adventure, and the businesses of Nova Scotia know it, particularly the hospitality industry. Whether you want to go further afield or stay close to home, there are options for everyone and lots of fun to be had. These options were chosen with kids of all ages in mind, so it’s easy to customize your March Break getaway to your family’s greatest enjoyment. You may like: 75 Teen Activities in Nova Scotia
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25 Maple Farms and Sugar Shacks to Visit in Ontario

25 Maple Farms and Sugar Shacks to Visit in Ontario

Observing real maple syrup production is a truly Canadian experience. As the winter weather begins to warm, treat yourself and the whole family to the sweet freshness of maple syrup. Here are 25 maple farms, sugar shacks and pancake houses to visit in Ontario. Venture out into the beautiful countryside and learn about how syrup is made by visiting one of the 25 maple sugar shacks in Ontario. Enjoy connecting with wildlife while tasting one of nature’s sweetest treats!
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Things to Do During March Break in Charlottetown

Things to Do During March Break in Charlottetown

There are many fun activities and events that will keep you and the kids busy this spring break. Listed below are the events and activities that are taking place this March Break in Charlottetown. Ice City Covid-friendly Ice City is all set to take over Charlottetown from February 12 to March 14, 2021. Decking the streets in ice sculptures and other wintery decor, Ice City will also have Signature Events each weekend, like Sugar Shacks, Comedy Shows, Live Music, and an Outdoor Market, as well as a slew of cool micro-events and themed programming. Charlottetown February 12 to March 14,
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Things to Do during March Break in Prince Edward Island

Things to Do During March Break in Prince Edward Island

You do not need to travel far to have fun this March Break. Keep your family busy this March Break and spend time together having fun on Prince Edward Island. Here is what is happening this March Break in PEI. Ice City – Charlottetown Covid-friendly Ice City is all set to take over Charlottetown from February 12 to March 14, 2021. Decking the streets in ice sculptures and other wintery decor, Ice City will also have Signature Events each weekend, like Sugar Shacks, Comedy Shows, Live Music, and an Outdoor Market, as well as a slew of cool micro events and
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20 Outdoor Winter Adventures in and Around Grande Prairie

20 Outdoor Winter Adventures in and Around Grande Prairie

This northwestern Alberta city is located in the southern part of Peace River Country boasts of wide-open spaces and plenty of winter activities that let you enjoy the best of the northern Alberta landscape. Here are 20 things to do outdoors during this winter in Grande Prairie. 1. Winter Fun at Muskoseepi Park Muskoseepi, or Bear Creek in Cree, is an 1100-acre park at the centre of Grande Prairie. Every year, the city floods and maintains the park’s pond for smooth city skating. This pond is strictly for recreational skaters, as absolutely no hockey equipment is allowed on the ice.
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15 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Stratford and Perth County

15 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Stratford and Perth County

Just west of Kitchener, you’ll find the savoury delights of Perth County and the towns of Stratford, Perth, St. Mary’s and Listowel. In addition to tubing and trails, you’ll find a delicious Chocolate Trail. Yes, it’s time to explore this fantastic combination!
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10 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Haldimand County

10 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Haldimand County

South of Brantford and Six Nations, Canada’s largest First Nations Reserve, Haldimand fronts on Lake Erie and offers lots to explore from trails to parks to historic spots perfect for a family picture. 1. Go Birding on the grounds of a Historic Mansion Hike the grounds of 1840s Greek Revival Mansion at Ruthven Park National Historic Site and identify birds that winter in Ontario. The site to see fall and spring bird migrations is also a great visit for winetr hiking or a nature walk that boasts a diversity of ecosystems that provide essential habitat for an amazing variety of
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Go Glamping With Kids at Sandman Hotels in Calgary

Go Glamping With Kids at Sandman Hotels in Calgary

If you are in search of a wonderful spring break getaway with kids without leaving Calgary, then book a "Glamping experience" getaway at Sandman Hotels. Glamp inside organic cotton tents, in a room furnished with kids camping chairs, and a starry night projector. You will also receive a camping picnic basket with Pop-Tart S’mores, hot chocolate and camping-inspired snacks. To top all that, to replicate the swim in the lake experience, every booking includes a one-hour private family swim time. Book a getaway with kids to Sandman Hotel and go glamping without worrying about the weather. Glamping Experience Sandman Hotel
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15+ Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Parry Sound

15+ Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Parry Sound

Parry Sound District sits at the top of Lake Muskoka, between the shores of Georgian Bay, Lake Nipissing and the French River. While its lakes offer some great places to fish and admire vistas, there are countless trails, rinks and breweries to warm you up on winter days and nights. 25 of the Best Things to Do in Parry Sound Kill some time on Killbear trails Depending on your energy level, you can take a quick 25-minute hike or snowshow along Lighthouse Point Trail at Killbear Provincial Park or invest three hours to explore its full Recreational Trail. In between,
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15 Things to Do During Winter in Chatham-Kent

15 Things to Do During Winter in Chatham-Kent

Tucked between Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair, Chatham-Kent has trails that take you into the Carolinian forest or activities like disc golf, wineries or horse-backing riding to give you some variety in your winter days. Summer Fun in Chatham-Kent **Due to COVID-19 restrictions (including stay-at-home order and grey/red zone rules), not all activities listed below will be available during 2020-21 winter season. Please verify before travelling.** Spice it up at Rondeau Rondeau Provincial Park is well-known for its numerous trails. Spice Bush Trail at Rondeau Provincial Park meanders through hardwood forests as you trek on skis, snowshoes, or in your
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15 of the Best Outdoor Wedding Venues in Nova Scotia

15 of the Best Outdoor Wedding Venues in Nova Scotia

We may be in winter’s grip, but it’s never too early to start planning for the summer. This is especially true for weddings, whether it’s this summer or the summer of 2022, or beyond! Getting married outside allows nature into your ceremony, creates an inclusive space for old and new traditions, and makes it easy to get creative with decorations. Whether it’s by the water, on historic grounds, or among beautiful plants, here are some suggestions for your outside wedding in Nova Scotia. Beavercreek Winery Beavercreek Winery is relatively new to the wedding game, starting in 2014, but they’ve quickly
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Alberta Parks’ 2021 Campsite Reservations to Open on March 4

Alberta Parks’ 2021 Campsite Reservations to Open on March 4

Online camping reservations for Alberta Parks for 2021 summer season will open on March 4 at 9:00 a.m. Online camping reservations for Alberta Parks for 2021 summer season will open on March 5, 2021 for comfort camping, March 4 for individual campsites.
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25 Scenic Waterfalls to See Around Toronto During Winter

25 Scenic Waterfalls to See Around Toronto During Winter

You don’t need to wait until summer to experience the beauty of the 25 frozen waterfalls to see in the GTA. Bundle up and get outside; the magnificence of Mother Nature is calling you!
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20+ Fun Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Steinbach

20+ Fun Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Steinbach

If you’re looking for ways to pass the winter in the Steinbach area, you’re in luck. There are plenty of fun things to do in and around Steinbach (2 hours)! Here are 25 awesome outdoor winter activities you should check out.
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25 of the Best Places to Enjoy Winter Hiking and Snowshoeing in New Brunswick

25 of the Best Places to Go Winter Hiking and Snowshoeing in New Brunswick

There is nothing better than the silence of the forest after a snowfall. New Brunswick is home to many wonderful hiking trails that turn into a fantastic winter wonderland for snowshoeing and winter hiking. Many of the trails are easily accessible, whereas others will take some amount of hiking to just reach the trail. This winter, spend some time with family and friends checking out the 25 places listed below. Dobson Trail Go for a relaxing winter hike on this beautiful 58 km ‘hiking-only trail’ that starts in the Town of Riverview and goes all the way to Fundy National
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Outdoor Winter Activities in Grand Falls-Windsor

Outdoor Winter Activities in Grand Falls-Windsor

Don’t let the winter blues get you down this year! Dress warmly and get active in the fresh, frosty winter air. Grand Falls-Windsor is packed with lots of snowy fun for people of all ages. Here are just some winter activities that you can take part in this year around Grand Falls-Windsor and Gander. Snowmobile right though town Grand Falls-Windsor has snowmobiling trails going through downtown and is also surrounded by them. So, have some fun this winter and go snowmobiling into town to meet up with your friends for coffee. At the moment, the Exploits Valley Snowmobile Association is
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25 Fabulous Places to Propose in Nova Scotia

25 Fabulous Places to Propose in Nova Scotia

If you’re thinking about popping the big question, but you’re stuck on the best place to do it, never fear, Nova Scotia is here! In all seriousness, proposals are a big deal, and they deserve a special setting. You might choose a place with significant memories for both of you, a place that celebrates a common interest, or a brand new place that just feels right. Best of luck to those proposing, and hopefully this list will give you some inspiration! Annapolis Royal Historic Gardens Four hundred years of gardening have created the Annapolis Royal Historic Gardens, and those efforts
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18 Things to Do Outdoors this Winter in Brantford & Brant County

18 Things to Do Outdoors this Winter in Brantford & Brant County

You can find an adventure every day on the trails, hills and outdoor rinks of Brantford and Brant County before you even book a sleigh ride or a day of fishing. With so much open space to explore, you’ll discover that winter just flies by. Things to Do During Winter in Ontario 1. Follow Brock’s Route This trail runs right through Brantford and carries on a full 32 kilometres east to Hamilton and south to Port Dover. It traces part of the route that Sir Isaac Brock followed during the War of 1812, highlighted by markers of key points along
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25 Fun Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Brandon

25 Fun Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Brandon

Looking to pass the time in Brandon? There are plenty of fun things you can get up to in the area, even in winter! Here are 25 fun activities you can do in and around Brandon that will help stave off those winter blues. Explore Brandon’s Murals Brandon has a great art scene, and there's no better way to experience it than by checking out the murals around town. The city of Brandon offers a walking tour guide of all the murals. Go by yourself or with a friend and see how many you can find! Explore Brandon Hills Wildlife
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15 Outdoor Winter Activities in Sarnia & Lambton County

15 Outdoor Winter Activities in Sarnia & Lambton County

Lambton County is a close-knit community along the shores of Lake Huron. During the winter months, you can enjoy a variety of activities and scenic views. Whether you choose to watch a sunset from a horse-drawn carriage or take in the view from high above while skydiving, your visit here will surely be a memorable one. Families, couples, and adventure seekers are welcomed here with open arms by the hospitality of local residents and business owners. Things to Do During Winter in Ontario The Pinery Provincial Park is just as much fun in the winter as it is in the
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25 Outdoor Winter Activities in Huron County

20+ Outdoor Winter Activities in Goderich & Huron County

History, romance, and adventure await you in Huron County in the winter. Step into a fairy tale and plan your own romantic ending with a list of winter activities for everyone in your group or family. The shores of Lake Huron are transformed into crystalized works of art sparkling in the sunshine or illuminated by the searchlight of the nearby lighthouse. Things to Do During Winter in Ontario Huron Historic Gaol in Goderich is a former prison built in the first half of the 19th Designated a National Historic Site of Canada in 1973, this well-preserved building features a unique
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25 Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Portage la Prairie

25 Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Portage la Prairie

Don’t hole yourself up this winter! Even though it’s cold, winter still holds plenty of opportunities to get out and explore. If you’re looking for things to do outside in Portage la Prairie, here are 25 awesome things you can try.
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Scenic Waterfalls to See During Winter in Manitoba

Scenic Waterfalls to See During Winter in Manitoba

Manitoba winters have their fair share of beauty. If you can brave the cold, check out some of the waterfalls.
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Restaurants Offering In-Person Valentine’s Day Dinner in Edmonton

Restaurants Offering In-Person Valentine’s Day Dinner in Edmonton

Good news - you CAN get out of the house for Valentine’s Day date this year. In Edmonton, you can find several restaurants, bistros, and pubs that are working hard at giving you a perfect date night. With the recent lifting of some dining restrictions, these restaurants have opened their doors to a limited number of people for Valentine’s Day Dine-in Specials. All of these dining experiences need to be reserved in advance to ensure all the restaurants have adequate distancing and seating space. If they happen to be sold out of dine-in experiences, be sure to ask about their
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15 Things to Do during Islander Day Weekend in PEI

15 Things to Do during Islander Day Weekend in PEI

Islander Day Weekend is a great time to head out with family and friends to explore the beautiful island landscapes. There are a lot of things to do across the island that should keep you busy the whole long weekend. Here are just 15 things that you can choose from to do this Islander Day Weekend across Prince Edward Island. More Things to Do: Inclement Weather? Enjoy Indoor Attractions & Activities in Charlottetown Valentine's Day Charlottetown Romantic Getaways Valentine's Day Ice City – Charlottetown Covid-friendly Ice City is all set to take over Charlottetown from February 12 to March 14,
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Things to Do Outdoors this Winter in Brockville and Leeds & Grenville County

Things to Do Outdoors this Winter in Brockville and Leeds & Grenville County

From exploring bird sanctuaries to hiking along St. Lawerence and taking in the scenic lookouts in the Canadian Shield, here are 15+ things to do outdoors during winter in Brockville and Leeds & Grenville County during winter.
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15 Outdoor Winter Activities in Dufferin County

15 Outdoor Winter Activities in Dufferin County

For a small county tucked just northwest of the Greater Toronto Area, Dufferin has some amazing places to get out and explore on a snowy day. From great hills for skiing and sliding to cliffs and trails, it is an enticing destination due to the high calibre of its attractions.
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Places Offering Winter Trail Rides and Sleigh Rides in Nova Scotia

Places Offering Winter Trail Rides and Sleigh Rides in Nova Scotia

Whether you want to be taller and still get some great exercise, or you want to have an outdoor ride like the olden days, you need a four-legged friend—a horse, to be exact! With all the trails across Nova Scotia, you have lots of chances to explore on horseback, whether solo or with a group. But don’t worry if you don’t have a horse of your own, or much experience: the locations below will let you borrow horses, provide guided tours, and even give lessons for riders of all ages! And if you prefer to ride on a vehicle behind
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Restaurants Offering Valentine’s Day Dinner in Saskatoon

Restaurants Offering Valentine’s Day Dinner in Saskatoon

Best Places for Valentine’s Day Dinner in Saskatoon With Valentine's Day right around the corner, you may be looking for some romantic restaurants to celebrate this wonderful day. If that's the case, you're in luck—Saskatoon has plenty of restaurants that make great date spots for Valentine's day! Here are a few of them. Valentine’s Day in Saskatoon Flanagan’s Steakhouse This classy restaurant is currently taking Valentine’s Day reservations for the 12th, 13th, and 14th of February. Visit Flanagan’s Steakhouse and enjoy a perfectly cooked steak. You and your date can also share a bottle of wine while you’re here. Address:
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Things to Do Outdoors This Winter in Prescott-Russell

Things to Do Outdoors This Winter in Prescott-Russell

This area just east of Ottawa beckons you to skate, ski and embrace its trails and treasures. You make unearth some hidden treasure or just discover your inner child while out on a dogsled ride. Either way, enjoy the season and all its delights in Prescott-Russell county. Be a skating icebreaker The City of Clarence-Rockland just opened its skate path in Alain Potvin Park so head on over and check it out. Bring your toboggan as well to ride the sledding hill once you get off the ice. 1245 Docteur Corbeil Boulevard, Rockland Follow the rail trail The Prescott-Russell Recreational
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Things to Do Outdoors this Winter in and Around Cornwall

Things to Do Outdoors this Winter in and Around Cornwall

Hugging the shores of the St. Lawrence River, this area has plenty of trails and hills to add thrills and fresh air to your winter days. Whether you choose to hang out in Cornwall or venture into the woods around it, it’s easy to embrace this chilly season in this county. Here are 15+ things to do outdoors in Cornwall and Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties.
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Peterborough's Historic Lift Lock Skating Trail is Open for the Season - 2021

Peterborough’s Historic Lift Lock Skating Trail is Open for the Season – 2021

Peterborough Historic Lift Lock Skating Trail is finally open for 2021 season. The Trent Severn Waterway and the City Peterborough offer public skating on the canal at the Peterborough Liftlock every winter. The Trent Severn Waterway canal, south of the Peterborough Lift Lock, opened for skating on February 1, 2021. The city monitors ice conditions regularly. A flag is flown to indicate the status. A green flag indicates that ice conditions are safe and skating is permitted. A red flag indicates skating is not permitted. You may like: Must Visit Outdoor Ice Skating Trails in Ontario Winter Fun in Peterborough Guidelines
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17 Coolest Outdoor Skating Trails in Ontario

25+ Coolest Outdoor Ice Skating Trails in Ontario

Sharpen your skates, and checkout some of Ontario's best ice skating trails this winter.
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25 Outdoor Winter Date Ideas in Regina

25 Outdoor Winter Date Ideas in Regina

Regina is a beautiful city, even in winter. If you are your significant other are looking for some fun date activities to do outside this chilly season, you’re in luck! Here are 25 outdoor winter date ideas to check out in the lovely city of Regina. Go for a Romantic Hayride at Fenek Farms Is there anything more fun or romantic than a hayride? Visit Fenek Farms just 10 minutes north of Regina and bundle up for a fun ride! You and your partner will love it. Address: Fenek Farms Cost: Prices vary, call for information. Skate at Victoria Park
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20+ Outdoor Winter Date Ideas in Saskatoon

20+ Outdoor Winter Date Ideas in Saskatoon

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, you may be thinking of some date ideas for you and your significant other. If you’re in the Saskatoon area, you’re in luck! Here are 20+ great outdoor winter date ideas you can try this year.
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25 Outdoor Winter Activities in Renfrew County

25 Outdoor Winter Activities in Renfrew County

Stretching largely on the south shore of the Ottawa River, Renfrew County is rugged and charming with the gem of Algonquin Provincial Park making it a marvellous place to play. It dips inland to Barry’s Bay and has natural sights such as skating and ski trails to add to your menu of options. Here are 25 things to do outdoors during winter in Renfrew County. 1. Ski Algonquin Let’s begin with the queen of all Ontario parks. With more than 7,500 square kilometres of wilderness to explore, you can easily wander inside from any abutting property. To get inside, head
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25 Edmonton Shops to Get Valentine's Day Gifts and Treats

25 Edmonton Shops to Get Valentine’s Day Gifts and Treats

Edmonton’s local shops, boutique stores, and florists are going to help make your Valentine’s Day something special. Our new normal doesn’t mean we can’t still celebrate and show those we love most a little gratitude with a gift. Here are 25 Edmonton shops to get gifts for those who you care the most about this Valentine's day. 1. Gift Boxes/Gift Baskets 1. The Plaid Giraffe This Old Strathcona boutique gift shop is making Valentine’s Day simple, cute, and unique with their collection of gift boxes- now all on sale. Choose from unisex self-care kits, classic chocolates and candles, or the
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20+ Parks to Explore During Winter in Nova Scotia

20+ Parks to Explore During Winter in Nova Scotia

Taking a stroll in the park on a winter afternoon is fun all around the province, no matter the weather (unless it’s sleeting, then stay inside if possible). Rediscovering summer favourites under winter’s cloak provides a sense of wonder, while going to a new park gives you a chance to make brand new memories. While most of these parks are unserviced in the winter, you’re still welcome to go and enjoy a nature walk or build a snowman army—the choice is yours! Here is a list of 21 parks to explore this winter in Nova Scotia. I. Bay of Fundy
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Outdoor Winter Activities in Prince Edward County

Outdoor Winter Activities in Prince Edward County

This quiet, lovely area has become reborn with the development of more than 35 wineries amidst its rolling hills and many lakes. This combination draws fans of the great outdoors with foodies looking to pair their wines with flavourful snacks and cheeses. Here are 15+ fun things to do during winter in Prince Edward County.
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22 Fun Outdoor Winter Activities in Kingston and Frontenac County

22 Fun Outdoor Winter Activities in Kingston and Frontenac County

Anchored by Kingston at its southern tip, this long, narrow area reaches right back the small community of Ompah, reaching from Hwy. 401 to north of Hwy. 7. In between, you will find the delights of a university city and the untouched beauty within vast swaths of wilderness in its many parks. That means you can trek for part of a day, then find a great spot for a warm meal for your chilled bones. 1. Flock to Wolfe Island The largest of the so-called Thousand Islands near Kingston, it is a Mecca for birdwatchers, no matter what the season.
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5 Weekend Getaways in Alberta: 4th Weekend of January

25 Alberta Hotels & Resorts Offering Valentine’s Day Staycation Packages

Your romantic getaway is waiting- right in your backyard. This Valentine’s Day, why not enjoy a romantic staycation at one of these Alberta hotels or resorts? Sip champagne in the Rockies, wine and dine on the prairie, or take in a night of big skies and stars: these packages offer all kinds of romantic fun. Some of these romance deals are available year-round as well, so if you can’t make it for the weekend of the 14th, you can always try creating your own weekend of romance and luxury. I. Southern Alberta 1. Waterton Lakes Lodge Date Night in Waterton:
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Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Greater Napanee

Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Greater Napanee

This narrow strip of a county is anchored by Napanee in the southern tip, Kaladar at the midpoint and Denbigh to the north. It looks like an awkward puzzle piece, which makes it a fitting place for Puzzle Lake Provincial Park. Without any big-name communities, it is like disappearing off the map where you can enjoy its many lakes, trails, and other outdoor adventures. Here are 15+ fun activities to do outdoors to enjoy winter in Lennox & Addington County: Greater Napanee, Addington Highlands, Loyalist and Stone Mills. 1. Knock this rock off your bucket list Mazinaw Rock looms over
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20 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Belleville and Hastings County

20 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Belleville and Hastings County

Hastings County stretches from Lake Ontario near Belleville to the southern boundary of Algonquin Park near Barry’s Bay. In between, you will find lookouts, trails, lakes and many opportunities to get outside and lose yourself in thought in winter’s glory.
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20 Outdoor Winter Adventures in Kenora

20 Outdoor Winter Adventures in Kenora

An Ontario favourite, Kenora is a great place to visit. If you’re in the Kenora area this winter, don’t be put off by the snow. Here are a few fun things you can do outside in Kenora this winter season! Must-Do Things in Kenora and Lake of the Woods Region Visit Mount Evergreen Whether you prefer skiing, tubing, or snowboarding, Mount Evergreen is the place to go. Get your heart racing as you speed down the slopes, whichever way you prefer! If you’re a little more lowkey, you can also hit the cross-country ski trails. Address: 120 Mt. Evergreen Rd.,
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15 Places to Go Winter Walking in Regina

15 Places to Go Winter Walking in Regina

Regina, the queen of the cities in Saskatchewan, and home to the provincial legislature offers up some beautiful and unique places to spend some time outside this winter. Strap on a pair of running shoes or good winter boots and head out to walk through some of the city parks, trails, and streets as you explore the varied outdoor aspects of the city. Don’t forget to take along your camera or have your phone ready for a pic, there are plenty of photo-worthy spots to stop at as you walk along. 1. Wascana Centre The name is a bit misleading,
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25 Outdoor Winter Date Ideas in Winnipeg

25 Outdoor Winter Date Ideas in Winnipeg

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking of some fun date ideas for you and your beau. Winnipeg is full of fun things to do with your significant other outside! Here are 25 great outdoor winter date ideas to try this year in Winnipeg. Fun Things to Do in Winnipeg Area During COVID-19 **Please follow all COVID-19 health restrictions. All of the listed activities may not be available due to weather and/or health regulations.** Go Skating on the Red River Hitting the Centennial River Trail is a great thing to do with friends. But if
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20 Outdoor Winter Activities in Oxford County

20 Outdoor Winter Activities in Oxford County

Located in the heart of SouthWestern Ontario, Oxford County is a perfect combination of bustling urban life and tranquil country landscapes. If you enjoy cheese, the tourist renowned Oxford County Cheese Trail and other cheese-inspired attractions will give you plenty to see and do.
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Game Day Specials: 25 Calgary Restaurants to Order Game Day Food

Game Day Specials: 25 Calgary Restaurants to Order Game Day Food

Bring the arena experience to your living room this NHL/NFL season. While we may not be able to get together at the Red Mile, at bars and restaurants, or in large groups as we normally do, we can still eat well. Below are a number of Calgary pubs and restaurants offering Calgary Flames/NFL game day specials or perfect game day snacks.
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25 Edmonton Restaurants to Order Game Day Specials

25 Edmonton Restaurants to Order Game Day Specials

Bring the arena experience to your living room this Oilers season. Listed are a number of Edmonton pubs and restaurants offering Oilers game day specials or perfect game day snacks.
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15 Outdoor Winter Activities in St. John's

15 Outdoor Winter Activities in St. John’s

Newfoundland is one of the best places to experience winter in the Maritimes. So, get ready for lots of snowy fun with your family and friends in St. John’s. Dress warmly and head out into the sparkling winter wonderland that is St. John’s.
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Outdoor Winter Activities in Corner Brook

Outdoor Winter Activities in Corner Brook

Corner Brook is a beautiful city that turns into a spectacular winter wonderland when it is covered in a thick blanket of sparkling snow. Corner Brook gets around 5 metres of snow each year, so there is a lot of winter fun to be had. Don’t let the winter blues get you down this year, dress warmly and head outside this winter to have a good time with family and friends.
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Outdoor Winter Activities in Niagara Falls Region

Outdoor Winter Activities in Niagara Falls Region

Visiting Niagara Falls Region in the winter is like stepping into a historic snowy wonderland. Niagara Falls may be the natural wonder that brings millions of tourists to this area, but there are many more attractions and natural wonders in the city of Niagara Falls and in the surrounding towns that keep them coming back year after year.
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Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Charlottetown

Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Charlottetown

Get outside with your family and friends to enjoy the snow and stay physically active this winter. Charlottetown is home to a wide variety of fun winter activities. From winter walking to outdoor skating, there is something for the whole family to do. Here are just some ideas for fun activities that you can do this winter in Charlottetown. Go Skating Charlottetown is home to 12 outdoor skating rinks. Once the temperatures stay below -6 consistently, most of the rinks are ready for you to practice your moves and meet up with some friends. Some of the rinks allow hockey
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Outdoor Winter Activities in Summerside

Don’t let the cold stop you from getting outside and staying active this winter. The outdoor fun in Summerside doesn’t stop when the temperatures drop and the snow starts falling. Get ready to have snow much fun this winter with your family and friends around Summerside when you check out some of the popular activities that are listed below. 25 Outdoor Adventures & Activities in Summerside 1. Green’s Shore Beach Once the temperatures start dropping, Green’s Shore Beach becomes a spectacular winter wonderland. During the winter, you can skate and even play a game of hockey with your friends on
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15 Places to Go Cross-Country Skiing Around Halifax

15 Places to Go Cross-Country Skiing Around Halifax

Walking around in the winter can get difficult with snowdrifts and ice, so you need to get creative about outdoor exercise. And if you want a versatile way to get your blood pumping, cross-country skiing is a great thing to try out. With the Halifax Nordic Ski Club there to support you with equipment, trails, and advice, all that’s stopping you is the amount of fallen snow. The moment there’s enough powder, the Halifax Regional Municipality is full of opportunities to get your ski on! Beechville-Lakeside-Timberlea (BLT) Trail The BLT Trail is an excellent trail all year round for a
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15 Frozen Waterfall Hikes in Nova Scotia

15 Frozen Waterfall Hikes in Nova Scotia

Water, water, everywhere…and sometimes it is frozen. In the cold of Nova Scotia’s winters, you can find many beautiful places to enjoy the coldest of water, from skating to sledding and more. If you’re looking for a more aesthetic experience, a short hike to a waterfall can give you the feeling of stepping into a Narnia by the sea. The following trails have a waterfall as part of their winter offerings, and if the weather is cold enough, you can see the fountain of ice. Note: All the trails links have links to Google maps, directions, and GPS coordinates. 1.
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Outdoor Winter Activities in Moncton

Outdoor Winter Activities in Moncton

Freezing temperatures and icy snow piles mean that winter fun has arrived in Greater Moncton. Dress warmly and get out there with your family and friends to have ‘snow’ much fun this winter. Check out the places listed below where you take part in fun winter activities in and around Moncton. 1. Outdoor Skating Greater Moncton is home to five excellent outdoor skating rinks. Grab your skates and helmets to hit the ice for some winter fun. Ian Fowler Oval Located outside of the Avenir Centre is the ever popular Ian Fowler Oval. You will need to bring your own
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Explore the Night Sky at New Hesje Observatory Near Edmonton

Explore the Night Sky at New Hesje Observatory Near Edmonton

Great news for stargazers! The Hesje Observatory at the Miquelon Lake Provincial Park was launched virtually yesterday. Located southeast of Edmonton, the Miquelon Lake Provincial Park is a great day trip for all who want to escape the city. The park is known for its many hiking and mountain biking trails, wildlife, and birds. Being part of the Beaver Hills Dark-Sky Preserve, the park is also the perfect place to enjoy an excellent view of the sky. The new Hesje Observatory, which opened on January 12, will make the University of Alberta the only university in Western Canada to have
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15 Places to Go Winter Walking in Saskatoon

15 Places to Go Winter Walking in Saskatoon

The city of bridges has a lot of places to enjoy a good walk, no matter what the season. Take a drive to the outer reaches, or enjoy one of the neighbourhoods and the lovely river valley. Each place has its benefits and gives walkers the chance to get outside to spend some time in the fresh air and lovely scenery that encompasses the city. Walking outside helps support both mental and physical health and allows you to spend time in natural surroundings and even catch a glimpse or two of local wildlife. 1. The Meewasin Valley Trail Well-known to
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20 Outdoor Winter Adventures in Nova Scotia for Your Bucket List

20 Outdoor Winter Adventures in Nova Scotia for Your Bucket List

Winter is upon us, and with 2021 being a brand new year, this is a great time to rediscover everything great about winter in Nova Scotia. Listing all the options for outdoor winter adventures would take a book (or two), but the list of activities below will give you a great starting point. Check out places nearby, or plan a trip for a weekend away (subject to COVID-19 restrictions); either way, you’ll find out that winter is just as cool as any other time of year in Nova Scotia—just bring a good pair of mittens! 1. Beach Walks Wintertime in
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20 Fun Outdoor Winter Activities in Grey County

20 Fun Outdoor Winter Activities in Grey County

Tucked along the south shore of Georgian Bay, the mostly rura Grey county offers endless reasons to visit and explore. The county government itself has 8,500 acres of forest as part of 45 individual properties and there are 77 kilometres along the rail trail alone. Laying mainly south and east of Owen Sound, here are some highlights for this region. (Notes: These listings exclude Blue Mountains, which is in adjacent Simcoe County.) 1. Fall for winter If you lose sight of water in any season, you’ll be awestruck by the glittering glory of the Winter Waterfall Tour of Inglis Falls,
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20 Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Bruce Peninsula

20 Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Bruce Peninsula

Surrounded by the waters of Lake Huron and Georgian Bay, this small, nature-rich county offers so much to explore in the outdoors. Bruce County's parks, trails and other natural treasures will fill your days and entice you back for more. Poised along the Niagara Escarpment, it has two national parks and dozens of other gems to enjoy as you breathe in the fresh air. 1. Brave the cave Trek into The Grotto in Bruce Peninsula National Park either on your own or as part of a guided tour. The five-kilometre hike takes about four hours and is well worth the
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20+ Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Sudbury

20+ Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Sudbury

Don’t hole yourself up this winter! Even during the coldest season of the year, there’s still plenty to get out and do. If you’re in the Greater Sudbury area, here are 21 fun things you can do outside this winter. 1. Go Skating on Ramsey Lake One the water freezes over Ramsey Lake in Sudbury offers a 1.5km skating path. Get out on the ice a spend a few hours skating around. Whether you’re a pro or a beginner, you’ll have a great time here! Address: 506 Elizabeth St., Sudbury 2. Enjoy a Winter Walking Celebrate a bright winter's day
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Winter at Haliburton Sculpture Forest

20 Outdoor Winter Adventures in Haliburton

This gem of a town is best known for its artisan population that fosters an incredible arts program at the Fleming College campus there. That creative spirit spills over into the hosts of various outdoor experiences in the hills and forests around the area. Get ready to try something new as you explore Haliburton this winter.
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25 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Simcoe County

25 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Simcoe County

Sitting in the middle of southern Ontario, this area – best known for its communities of Barrie and Orillia – is easy to travel to from any direction, including north from Toronto via Hwy. 400. Nestled between Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe, it has great access to on-ice activities while its vast forests and trails offer many adventures on land as well. 15 Outdoor Winter Adventures in Barrie 1. Tube down the mountain Snow tubing offers the rush of the downhill experience without the speed and equipment needed for skiing and snowboarding. The whole family can enjoy this old-fashioned winter
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Outdoor Date Ideas During Winter in Calgary

Outdoor Date Ideas During Winter in Calgary

The winter season may be cooler and darker than other times of the year, but with the right mindset, there are plenty of couple-friendly activities to enjoy. With a little creativity and open-mindedness, you and your partner can get outside and truly enjoy the beautiful winter season ahead in Calgary.
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25 Outdoor Winter Activities in the Halton Region

25 Outdoor Winter Activities in the Halton Region

Even with snow on the ground and a chill in the air, there’s plenty of fun to be had in the Halton Region. No need to hole yourself up during the winter! Get outside and enjoy these 25 winter activities to do outdoors in the Halton Region.
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17 Things to Do in Outdoors During Winter in Northumberland County

17 Things to Do in Outdoors During Winter in Northumberland County

This vast swath of beautiful countryside stretches along the north shore of Lake Ontario and the south shores of Rice Lake and the Trent River. Given its location along Hwy. 401 and roads north from there, it provides fantastic access to get in to explore the many gifts it has to share. From its pretty towns to its picturesque views from its hills, you will fall in love and want to stay forever. Here are 17 things to do outdoors during winter in Northumberland County. **Some activities like ski hills and farms are not available during Ontario Lockdown.** 1. Skate
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20 Outdoor Things to Do this Winter in Mississauga

20 Outdoor Things to Do this Winter in Mississauga

Everyone is aware of the fantastic health benefits of outdoor exercise. But getting outside and playing in Mother Nature shouldn't only be reserved for the spring and summer months. There is plenty of fun and exciting activities to engage in during the winter months, especially within Mississauga. Whether you are looking for a way to entertain the whole family or need suggestions for an impressive first date, we invite you to explore twenty outdoor things to do this winter in Mississauga. 25 Outdoor Winter Activities in the Region of Peel **Even while Ontario faces another COVID lockdown, there are plenty
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25 Outdoor Date Ideas During Winter in and Around Edmonton

25 Outdoor Date Ideas During Winter in and Around Edmonton

Do your next date night the Edmonton way: outside and bundled up! With so many months of winter, we are forced to get creative with our date nights, and recent COVID-19 restrictions force this creativity a bit more.
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25 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in York Region

25 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in York Region

It may be cold outside, but that shouldn't stop you from getting out and having fun! If you're in the York region, don't worry—there are plenty of fun outdoor activities you can take part in. Here are 25 things to do outdoors during winter in York Region. 25 of the Best Hiking Spots & Nature Parks in York Region 1. Hike Saigeon Trail A popular hiking trail in the summer, the Saigeon trail is just as spectacular during the winter months. Located in Richmond Hill, the Saigeon trail is one of the most popular trails in the city. Where: Richmond
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20+ Outdoor Winter Activities in Guelph - Wellington

20+ Outdoor Winter Activities in Guelph – Wellington

Whether you are in the mood for a haunted winter walk or would prefer something a little more light-hearted like watching a movie at a drive-in, Wellington County has you covered. With its rich history, diverse geography, and many cultural attractions all you have to do is bundle up and pick an activity from this list that appeals to you.
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25 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in the Kawartha Lakes

25 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in the Kawartha Lakes

Don’t let the name fool you. This ‘city’ is an open canvas of beautiful forests, lakes and trails that invite you to explore the natural area. In the summer, people flock to cottages and resorts for getaways, and the same attributes make it a fabulous winter getaway as well. It’s a short drive from several cities, so escape and enjoy these 25 outdoor winter activities in Kawartha Lakes.
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13 Frozen Waterfalls to Visit in and Around Calgary During Winter

13 Frozen Waterfalls to Visit in and Around Calgary During Winter

Spend a sunny winter day outdoors and use the opportunity to see some of the most stunning frozen waterfalls in and around Calgary (within 2 hours) and remember to bundle up and wear reliable hiking shoes when you go.
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Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Annapolis Valley

Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Annapolis Valley

The Annapolis Valley is one of the warmest places in Nova Scotia during the winter months, but it doesn’t stop the snowy fun. The valley becomes a winter wonderland with lots to do. From huge sledding hills to beautiful trails to explore, the Valley has it all. 1. Watch Eagles at Sheffield Mills Bald Eagles are beautiful creatures that can be spotted all over the Valley, but did you know that you can watch them being fed? Volunteers feed the eagles at the corner of Middle Dyke Road and Bains Road daily from January to March. Details corner of Bains
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20 Winter Activities in Elgin County

20 Winter Activities in Elgin County

Located on the banks of Lake Erie, Elgin County's ports and beaches make it a popular tourist destination all year round. The local conservation areas offer a variety of winter hiking and sightseeing destinations and the rich local history offers many lesser-known treasures to explore and uncover.
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Where to Go Snow Tubing in Alberta

Where to Go Snow Tubing in Alberta

We are known for winter fun in Alberta: skiing and snowboarding, skating, hockey, tobogganing, and multiple places across the province offer snow tubing! This unique and thrilling experience is just like sledding, but a little faster (often requiring a helmet) and of course, on a tube. Here are some places you can go snow tubing in Alberta from north to south, and east to west. **Reserve your tickets before travelling as advance reservations are required due to COVID-19.** 1. Snow Tubing in Northern Alberta Nighthawk Adventure Park Snow Tube Zone The Aquatera Snow Tube Zone (in Nighthawk, just outside of
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25+ Outdoor Winter Activities in Ottawa

25+ Outdoor Winter Activities in Ottawa

Don’t let the winter blues get you down! Even though there’s snow everywhere, there are still plenty of fun things you can go out and do this winter in Canada’s capital city. Here are 25+ things to do in and around Ottawa during the winter season. 1. Go Skating on the Rideau Canal Visit Rideau Canal and go for a skate! This is the world’s largest rink, made up of 7.8km. Lace up your skates and spend a few hours testing your moves at this fantastic rink! 2. Ski at the Sir John A. MacDonald Trail Who doesn't love to
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25+ Outdoor Winter Activities in the Durham Region

25+ Outdoor Winter Activities in the Durham Region

Don’t let the winter blues get you this year! If you’re looking for things to do in the Durham region this season, you’re in luck. Here are 25 fun outdoor winter activities to keep you busy in Pickering, Ajax, Whitby, Oshawa, Clarington, Brock, Scugog and Uxbridge.
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25 Outdoor Family Winter Activities in and around Halifax

25 Outdoor Family Winter Activities in and around Halifax

Wintertime is going to look different in 2021…but then again, all winters have their challenges (anyone else remember 2015 and the Wednesday Storms?) The most important thing you can do for yourself and your family is to find activities that make the time special, taking advantage of the snow and cold to find new traditions. Outdoor Halifax in winter has so much to offer, and the ideas below are simply a jumping-off point to make your own winter wonderland memories. Outdoor Winter Adventures In and Around Halifax Building a Snow Army Look, you can build just one snowperson and that’s
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Romantic Winter Getaways in Alberta

Romantic Winter Getaways in Alberta

When the nights grow long, and when the snow blanketed landscape beckons romance under its moonlit nights, visit these places in Alberta to celebrate the love that you share!
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25 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in and Around Peterborough

25 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in and Around Peterborough

Winter is magical in Peterborough as the trees glisten with snow and the many lakes and rivers offer special places to get outside and play. This area is known as the Kawarthas – the Huron word for Land of Shining Waters. That description is never as fitting as in the crisp months of winter. In addition to the rugged outdoors, the creative people in this area have also come up with unique experiences for visitors to see art, find romance, escape a maze, or even fly! **Activities are weather dependent. Some activities may not be available due to COVID-19 restrictions.**
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25 Outdoor Winter Activities in the Region of Peel

25 Outdoor Winter Activities in the Region of Peel

Don’t let the winter blues get you down this year! Even though the days are chilly and snow is covering the ground, there are still plenty of fun things you can do. Here are 25 fun outdoor winter activities to take advantage of if you’re in the Region of Peel - Brampton, Mississauga and Caledon.
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Outdoor Winter Activities in Fredericton

Outdoor Winter Activities in Fredericton

Looking for outdoor winter activities in Fredericton? From FROSTival to icy parks, there is something for everyone to enjoy this winter. Here are just a few places where you can have some serious wintery fun in Fredericton. FROSTival 2021 Fredericton’s favorite annual winter festival is FROSTival. There is something for everyone during this popular festival, including lots of outdoor fun like sleigh rides, FROSTiwalks, and so many more fun activities. 2021 festival is a little different with options to book activities with your bubble. (Scheduled - COVID-19 restrictions might affect the festival.) Details January 21 – February 7, 2021 Explore
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Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Saint John

Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Saint John

Freezing temperatures and icy snow piles mean that winter fun has arrived in Saint John. Dress warmly and get out there for ‘snow’ much fun with your family and friends this winter. Listed below are some places where you can have winter fun around Saint John. Winter Fun at Rockwood Park Go dashing through the snow around Rockwood Park. Sleigh rides start at the stables in the park. The sleigh rides must be booked in advance, and can hold up 12 people. What about going sledding? It is hard to name just one hill in Rockwood Park because there are
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Winter Adventures in Saskatchewan Provincial Parks

Winter Adventures in Saskatchewan Provincial Parks

Don't forget to breathe when the living skies of Saskatchewan are alive with a myriad of colours on a cold winter's day! Spot that elusive deer darting across the snow-blanketed forest, fish in the frozen lake, zoom on your snowmobile, glide on those groomed trails, and enjoy hearing the crunching of snow underneath your snowshoes as you explore Saskatchewan's Parks. From snowmobiling to skiing to fishing, Saskatchewan's provincial parks are the perfect destinations for winter outdoor adventures. 1. Lac La Ronge Provincial Park Featuring 62 km of groomed classic and freestyle trails, the Lac La Ronge Provincial Park is a
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5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Cranberry Marsh During Winter

5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Cranberry Marsh During Winter

Embrace the beautiful winter months with a visit to Muskoka Lakes farm and winery, home of the Johnston Cranberries. Located in the Muskoka region, known for its pristine lakes and lush forestry, this famous fall destination is bursting with things to do and plenty of fun waiting to be had - here are 5 of the best!
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25 Outdoor Winter Activities to Do in Hamilton

25 Outdoor Winter Activities in Hamilton

The weather outside is frightful… but that doesn’t mean there aren’t delightful things to do out there! Although you may have to dress warmer, there’s no shortage of fun winter activities. Here are 25 of the best outdoor winter activities that you’ll find in Hamilton!
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Outdoor Skating Trails and Rinks in Greater Toronto Area

Outdoor Skating Trails and Rinks in Greater Toronto Area

10 great places to skate in GTA and list of outdoor skating rinks in Greater Toronto Area.
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Things to Do on Christmas & Boxing Day in Victoria

Things to Do on Christmas & Boxing Day in Victoria

Looking for fun ideas on Christmas & Boxing Day in Victoria? Here is a list of things to do on December 25 and 26 in Victoria. Wear masks and maintain social distancing at all times. Provincial guidelines for gatherings must be observed. Visit the Butchart Gardens No matter what time of the year you visit, the Butchart Gardens never fails to delight. The holiday season is the time when the Garden is lighted up. However, this year due to restrictions enjoying the evening light displays will not be possible. But you can still visit the gardens and enjoy Afternoon Tea.
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15 Edmonton Bakeries to Get Delicious Holiday Treats

15 Edmonton Bakeries to Get Delicious Holiday Treats

All over YEG you can find great local bakeries with unique holiday offerings like Eggnog donuts and cheesecakes, classic cookies and DIY decorating kits, and traditional European pastries.
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Things to Do During Winter in Ontario

Things to Do During Winter in Ontario

Things to do during winter in Ontario.
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Places to Order Christmas Dinner Take-Out in St. John’s

Places to Order Christmas Dinner Take-Out in St. John’s

St. John’s is home to plenty of options for a delicious Christmas dinner for your family during these trying times. This holiday season, take some time to relax when you skip cooking and support local eateries. Your will definitely enjoy the great offerings from local restaurants and caterers in St. John’s.
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Outdoor Winter Adventures In and Around Halifax

Outdoor Winter Adventures In and Around Halifax

Halifax has plenty to offer in terms of outdoor adventures for all tastes, from activity to beauty to special winter experiences. It’s going to be cold and wintry for quite a few months—use the spirit of adventure to enjoy it!
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