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Wabakimi Provincial Park

There’s a landscape in northwestern Ontario that I’ve wanted to visit since I first heard of it. A boreal forest destination deep in the Canadian shield, and a place rich with indigenous culture. In fact, there’s evidence that the indigenous communities have lived in and travelled the area for seven thousand years. The Ojibway name…

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The Eureka! Alpenlite 2XT

This season I was looking for a new four season tent that I could take out on the trail while snowshoeing,  what I decided on was the Eureka Alpinlite 2XT. The Alpenlite XT is Eureka’s lightest four-season tent and is designed to handle all types of extreme weather conditions. The small pack size and light…

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14 Great Knots for Camping

Have you ever wanted to learn how to tie knots? In this short video I’ll demonstrate how to tie 14 Great Camping Knots. Included in the video are the Half Hitch, Two Half Hitches, Square Knot, Clove Hitch, Slip Clove Hitch, Taut Line, Figure Eight, Bowline, Alpine Butterfly, Sheet Bend, Double Sheet Bend, Prusik, Constrictor,…

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