The Ultimate Guide to Winter Hiking in Ottawa + Region

The Ultimate Guide to Winter Hiking in Ottawa + Region

Winter isn’t normally what you think of as a hiking season, but in Ontario it is one of the best times to get outside and on the trails! Just think, there are no bugs (huge bonus), less traffic, and some epic views. Another reason? It’s a lot easier to get...
Ultimate Guide to Fall Hiking Trails In Ottawa + Region

Ultimate Guide to Fall Hiking Trails In Ottawa + Region

If you’ve enjoyed the summer outdoors, then don’t stop now because the best hiking season is yet to come. Have you noticed the sumac and maples turning red in mid-August?! Signs of change, and that’s alright because fall and winter are actually my most favourite times...
Best Sunrise and Sunset Hikes in Ottawa + Region

Best Sunrise and Sunset Hikes in Ottawa + Region

There is little as beautiful and grounding as watching the sun rise over the horizon. Except perhaps, an incredible sunset? It’s hard to choose. Why not enjoy both?! Let’s chase the those views this year. Catching the sunrise or sunset is also a great way...
Pine Brae cabins near Perth, On: Guest Experience

Pine Brae cabins near Perth, On: Guest Experience

On the first night, I fell asleep with the windows open as the storm passed in the distance and the fireflies came around with their own forest magic. After a day of wildlife encounters, hiking, swimming, and watching the sun set over the lake – there was no...
Amazing Wildflower Hiking Trails in Ottawa + Region

Amazing Wildflower Hiking Trails in Ottawa + Region

Ready for trails and stops offering lush and beautiful wildflowers in the region?! Trilliums (Ontario’s provincial plant) start lining the forest floors in early May. Lilacs tend fill the air mid to late May, The carnivorous pitcher plants (Newfoundland’s...