Here at Backroad Mapbooks, we love Halloween. To celebrate, we’ve put together a list of our favourite places to catch a glimpse of the paranormal in the Maritimes.
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With Halloween fast approaching, we've put together a list of the most intriguing ghost towns and abandoned buildings to visit in British Columbia.More Info >
While camping is always an option in the many parks across Canada, there are also tons of alternatives to sleeping in an RV or a tent. If you’re looking for a more luxurious night’s sleep – that won’t break the bank, Parks Canada has implemented tons of brand new accommodations, available to suit everyone’s comfort and adventure levels. Whether you’re suspended in a tree or drifting to sleep in a raindrop, here we’ve given you some creative alternatives to camping, when exploring Canada’s backcountry.More Info >
A mother and Backroad Mapbooks employee had the scare of a lifetime on a local hiking trail. Here is an account of her run-in with an aggressive black bear, as well as some tips and pointers on how to stay safe in the woods.More Info >
Thanksgiving is here, and what better way to celebrate Manitoba’s outdoors than to serve up a wild turkey at this year’s dinner table? The Backroads Mapbook team have put together some tips and pointers to help you have a successful Thanksgiving turkey hunt.More Info >
Between ketchup chips, Tim Hortons, health care, four unique seasons and maple syrup, there’s lots to be thankful for in Canada! This thanksgiving Backroad Mapbooks is giving thanks to these 6 Amazing Canadian Adventures we get to enjoy and call home.
A three day weekend means ample time to get out on a great fall backpacking trip, but with it being the thanksgiving holiday, you won’t want to miss out on the delicious eats. That’s why we’ve put together this four course backpacking thanksgiving meal, so you can have your turkey and go for a hike too!
From coast to coast, Canada offers some of the best bass fishing opportunities in the world. With large amounts and sizes, these aggressive fish are certain to put up an exciting struggle before you reel in the trophy prize. Here are our top Bass Fishing Tips in Canada.
Nova Scotia contains some of the most scenic driving routes you can find anywhere in Canada, complete with charming museums, picturesque lighthouses, unforgettable cuisine and more. To celebrate Nova Scotia’s incredible road trip opportunities, the Backroad Mapbooks team has put together a list of our favourite scenic drives of Nova Scotia.More Info >
The days of fast and light summer camping are gone with the wind and it's time to embrace the beauty of the changing season. Instead of packing up your camping gear, pack up some essential items to keep you camping comfortably right until the first snowfall. Here we’ve got a list of ideal essentials to bring on your fall camping trip this year!More Info >
Fall fishing in Canada offers some of the best opportunities for great catches and some real big FAT fish. Why? Because as fish attempt to gorge themselves through the fall in anticipation of the winter, they present Anglers with with a number of exciting opportunities for rs to head out for a bite as well.
The BRMB Team has prepared a list of the most popular species to fish for in the fall, and the best locations for fall fishing in Canada.