Skiers and snowboarders love fresh tracks on powder, but what about deep powder, the kind that comes up to your neck? Heli or cat skiing drops you into a completely different world of snow, but it’s not as difficult to navigate as you might think
Animals of the north capture our imagination just as surely as animals of the southern hemisphere. We may not have lions and elephants, but we have bison and bears, both of which are far more accessible, and play a bigger part in our lives far than their African counterparts. I’ve enjoyed some spectacular animal encounters across the country. With some tips below, here’s hoping you do the same.
Simon Fraser University's Continuing Studies Program is offering a one-day Adventure Travel Journalism Bootcamp for anyone interested in a career, or hobby, in travel writing. Together with two established travel writer-photographers, we'll answer all the questions, and provide all the real world advice, to send you on your way.
Looking for something to read? Here's a short review of some of my all-time favourite travel books.