Guest Post By: Mike Hess & Amanda Marcotte, Weekend Explorers at @tillyann7 We met intrepid outdoor explorers Mike and Amanda at the Outdoor Adventure Show this winter, when they won our Facebook ticket giveaway. They couldn’t stop talking about hiking and the Bruce Peninsula and told us we must go there immediately! So we sent … More Tobermory Scouting Party
If you have an adventurous spirit and a serious case of wanderlust then the Outdoor Adventure Show is just the place for you. It’s a fantastic opportunity for travelers, both domestic and international, and camping enthusiasts & daytrippers to get info about new & exciting destinations and travel operators. This show is absolutely huge! It … More Your Next Adventure Awaits!
Do you have a real Christmas tree or an artificial one? This is an annual debate in our household, however the conversation can now be expanded to include real wreaths vs. artificial wreaths. We’d seen real wreaths before however never considered making one for ourselves and didn’t know it was even possible until we … More Getting Crafty with Ontario Nature
As kids we looked forward to and waited for Christmas because it meant receiving gifts, not going to school and playing outside in the snow. As adults we sometimes forget those childhood memories because we get so busy during the Christmas season at the expense of what is most important…spending time with loved ones. There’s … More Holiday Magic at Bingemans Gift of Lights
A visit to the Agawa Canyon was always on our “travel bucket-list” and that meant a trip to Sault Ste. Marie. I knew it would be special because it would our first trip to Northern Ontario. The planning process began with 2 simple questions…how would be get there & when could be go? Deciding on … More Our Weekend Adventures in Sault Ste. Marie!
Earlier in the year we received an invite to visit Haldimand County in Southwestern Ontario and are so happy we accepted. You may be unfamiliar with its regional name however if you’ve ever visited Caledonia, Cayuga, Dunnville, Hagersville, Jarvis & Selkirk then you’ve been to Haldimand County. One Saturday morning, we got in our car … More A Grand time in Haldimand County
The expression on Tony’s face says it ALL. That is a scream of pure fun & excitement as we went around in circles on the ‘Krazy Kanuck’ water slide at Wet n’ Wild Toronto. Some would argue that I was the “crazy” one for even attempting the ‘Oh Canada’ water slide, or should I say … More Summer Time Fun @ Wet n’ Wild Toronto!
We loved our first visit to Windsor so when Wayne, owner-operator of Windsor Adventure Inc., invited us to go kayaking with him to Peche Island we immediately said YES. Seriously…we didn’t ask many questions. We just agreed and waited patiently for the first weekend of the 2017 operating season and off we went. We also … More Paddling Over to Peche Island
When our friend Amelie Chanda suggested trying mountain biking along with her friend Paul Meiklejohn we immediately said YES! We had never tried mountain biking before and had a feeling it would be an adventure and it certainly was. Watch the video we recorded of our first-event mountain biking adventure with Amelie & Paul for … More Mountain Biking in Turkey Point, Norfolk County