360° View: Charlies Lake. Charlie stands on the Northern shore of his lake, facing East because he loves watching the sunrise from the end of the lake. He wakes up early to watch the Blue Mountain Birch Cove Lakes Wilderness Area come alive, with over 150 species of birds such as loons, osprey, and one of […]
360° View: Hobsons Brook Falls Harry may look somewhat uncomplicated and inarticulate, but his favourite topic of discussion involves the complex and dynamic natural interactions he sees on a daily basis. Hobsons Brook falls is a Lotic (flowing water) system of interactions between biotic (living) things like plants, animals, micro-organisms […]
360° View: Located at the West end of Colpitt Lake in the Backlands, Keith spends his days watching Osprey and more than 40 species of migratory birds who visit this area exclusively. Some of Keith’s oldest ancestors live on the Northeast side of the lake and may well be over a century old. […]
Over the years I’ve accumulated lots of outdoor gear. Eventually, they fall into 3 categories. First: Gear that I rarely ever use due to size/weight/impracticality. Second: Poor quality gear that didn’t last more than an outing or two. Third: The holy grail of gear that has become an everyday carry and proven itself to […]
That amazing meal you had probably tasted better than it looked on your instagram feed, and no one really cares about the 50th picture of your pet. Itâ€™s time to up your Instagram game. Luckily Nova Scotia is full of amazing places for that.