iNaturalist Like going for a hike with a biologist. If you’re like me and always curious about the plants, insects and wildlife you see, this app is your new best friend. The app allows you to upload photos to auto-identify, or ask the large user-based community to help identify unsatisfactory results. The website is better […]
Subscribe on YouTube 5 Adventures, each accomplished in 2 hours or less. The custom-made maps are intended to be opened on your phone’s Google Maps app for use as a real-time GPS reference. Never rely solely on your phone for navigation and always carry a compass. It’s wise to carry an extra battery and a printed map as […]
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.
If you’ve never tried snowshoeing before, you’re missing out. If you like hiking, but do a lot less of it in winter, snowshoeing is the answer to get you back outdoors. It’s fantastic exercise, and a simple way to get out and explore what makes winter enjoyable. The great thing about snowshoeing is that there […]