As far as once-in-a-lifetime wildlife viewing goes, Churchill tends to appear at the top of the list. This remote area of northern Manitoba draws in avid wildlife photographers and enthusiasts like moths to a flame – and it keeps them coming back time and time again. Here are 9 wildlife wonders that
There is something about watching thousands of Canada Geese converge at the same place at the same time that is simply magical. Which is why you should take my suggestion and share that magic with someone special in your life. Here’s why my date night during a Sunset Goose Flight at FortWhyte Alive
What sound does the approaching winter make? The honk of migrating geese and ducks. Manitoba is a key resting spot for over 400,000 geese, ducks and other migrating birds on their way from their nesting grounds in Canada’s north to their winter homes down south. Here are some of Manitoba’s top
You know you’re in for a great night when your guide for an owl expedition drives up with the license plate “ Dr. Hoo .” Such was the case when my colleagues and I set out to Birds Hill Park to meet with award-winning naturalist, artist and educator, Dr. Heather Hinam for a hike in the dark. We
With three major migration corridors and more than 390 species in the province, Manitoba is a birder’s paradise. The province’s diverse landscape-grasslands, wetlands, sub-arctic and Boreal forest areas-attract a diverse crowd of birds. Spring migration has started so keep your eyes to the skies to
One of the absolute best things about being in the wilderness is having the opportunity to watch the animals that live there. From the silent appearance of a massive moose to the impressive wingspan of a bald eagle, here are some of Manitoba’s amazing watchable wildlife and where you can see them:
Churchill, an isolated town in Manitoba’s northern Hudson Bay coastline, is a magnet for outdoor adventurers and nature lovers. Experiencing Churchill’s natural wonder triumvirate –swimming with belugas, shooting the Northern Lights and seeing polar bears spar—is possible on the same trip, depending
A couple of weeks ago, I journeyed out to Oak Hammock Marsh to learn and experience all things dragonflies and damselflies at the Dragonfly Festival . This annual event features a variety of fun things to do for all ages (especially for kids) including a bunch of outdoor adventures in the marsh.