Ontario Outdoor Adventures


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BRMB outdoor writer Colin Hughes takes a trip to Algonquin Park each spring to take in some incredible hiking and camping. Read his trip recap to find out what makes a springtime trip to Algonquin Park so special.Read More >
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May 31, 2018
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As the ice thickens on Ontario’s lakes, anglers are eagerly preparing for ice-fishing season. And for residents of the GTA, that perfect angling hot spot may be closer than you think. Here is our list of Southern Ontario’s best ice fishing destinations.Read More >
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December 28, 2017
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2018 is just around the corner, and what better way to ring in the new year than with an outdoor adventure? From backcountry camping in a national park to steaming and soaking in a hot spring, here are our top picks for outdoor adventure across Canada this New Year’s Eve.Read More >
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December 27, 2017
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The snow is falling across Ontario, but that does not mean the adventures have to stop. The province is full of winter fun, and here are 10 good places to look for winter adventure in Ontario.Read More >
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December 4, 2017
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The seasons are changing, but that does not mean we have to stay indoors. Backroad Mapbooks has you covered for all seasons with our industry-leading maps and detailed Adventure listings, including the very best in winter adventure across the country.Read More >
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December 4, 2017
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ATVers in Ontario are blessed with a variety of riding opportunities all across the province, ranging from remote logging roads to maintained trails. To give you an overview of where to ride, here is our list of some of Ontario’s best ATV trails.Read More >
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October 26, 2017
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Algonquin Day Hiking Trails

September 15, 2017

The expansive landscape of Algonquin Park offers plenty of opportunities for all kinds of adventures. One of the most popular ways to explore the diverse terrain and catch a glimpse of the abundant wildlife in the park is by going one of the many available day hikes. Trails lead up mountains, along cliffs and deep into the lush forests. 

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September 15, 2017
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When Animals Attack

October 21, 2016

The Backroad Mapbooks team knows that wildlife can be one of the major hazards encountered in the outdoors. We’ve put together a list of wildlife species to watch out for, how to avoid encounters and what to do if attacked.

 




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October 21, 2016
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Labour day is just around the corner and many Ontarians are gearing up to get out camping and squeeze every last drop out of Summer. But with paid campsites heavily booked in advance, it’s getting harder than ever to find that perfect campsite.





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August 24, 2016
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With 33,505 hectares of lush green forests and rugged backcountry trails, Queen Elizabeth II Wildlands Park is the second largest park in southern Ontario, aside from Algonquin Park. Check out what makes it one of the least disturbed areas in Central Ontario and a truly incredible place to head out for a genuine backcountry experience.





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August 23, 2016
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Algonquin Park not only offers a chance to view some of the most iconic and beautiful scenery you can find anywhere in Canada, but also to see some of the many wild creatures that call this stunning landscape home. The park is home to over 40 species of mammals, more than 30 kinds of reptiles and amphibians, as well as 130 bird species.





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August 4, 2016
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Any good Canadian adventurer should know the difference between a grizzly and a black bear. Not only is it handy to keep a working knowledge of nature’s beasts in your back pocket, but when it comes to bears this knowledge could save your life. There are a few easy ways to spot the difference between grizzlies and black bears, so read on to get informed!



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July 18, 2016
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