With the Canadian Rockies’ well-earned reputation for breathtaking scenery and endless outdoor adventure, it can be hard to find a place to camp without reserving ahead of time. To help you find a last minute camping spot, here is our guide to first-come, first-served camping in the Parks of the Canadian Rockies.
Cover image credits: Daniel Bruce Lacy / Shutterstock.com With summer in full swing, more and more British Columbians are heading out to camp and enjoy a night or two under the stars. But while BC is full of beautiful campsites, these range widely in the experience they offer. There are a lot of camping areas that get quite busy during …
With summer in full swing, more and more Ontarians are heading outdoors with tents, canoes and fishing rods in tow to spend a few nights under the stars camping in the province’s beautiful backcountry. Ontario’s Provincial Park system offers many of the best opportunities for camping in the province and, understandably, these parks can fill up fast or have long …
Backroad Mapbooks is excited to announce the new, updated edition of our Vancouver Island Mapbook! Discover the best places to hike, camp, ATV, paddle, fish, hunt, ski, and more with countless multi-use trail additions and updated and expanded fish stocking information.
Spontaneous adventures are great, but let’s face it – we’ve all been in those situations where we’ve driven aimlessly along with a network of logging roads trying to find a trailhead, resulting in a much later hiking start than originally planned. Or, we’ve started out on an adventure without knowing the distance or elevation gain and ended up being disappointed …
While the Wild Turkey all but disappeared from Southern Ontario in 1909 after being eliminated by unregulated hunting, they were reintroduced to the region in 1984. 30 years after they were reintroduced, the population has grown to an extremely impressive 100,000.
Gaia GPS is one of the word’s leading outdoor navigation apps, and BRMB is proud to offer our Canada-wide maps to Gaia users. Check out the following blog for info on all the new features BRMB users will find on Gaia in 2020!
With 29 Wildlife Management Units, 13 wildlife reserves and over 40 ZECs, there are a lot of hunting opportunities in Quebec. To give you an idea of where to get started, here are our Top 12 places to hunt for moose, deer, bear, small game, waterfowl and more!
Home to more than just prairies and farmer’s fields, Saskatchewan offers a wide range of hunting terrain and species that make it one of the best hunting destinations in Canada. From white-tailed deer, moose and bear to waterfowl and upland birds, here is a breakdown of what you can expect on your next Saskatchewan hunting adventure.
BRMB is proud to offer a number of new features and titles for our line of mobile maps. Whether you are using Avenza Maps, Gaia GPS, Locus Map, TopoMaps+ or ViewRanger, we have something new and exciting just for you!
Fall hunting season can’t come soon enough, and our custom TOPO maps are the perfect addition to your hunting kit. Here are a few reasons why you should pack one with you on your next hunting adventure.
Did you know that you can access most of our Backroad Mapbooks maps through the Avenza Map Store? This easy-to-use app is the next big thing in outdoor navigation technology – here are a few reasons to give this free app a try.
Updated and expanded, the latest edition of our Kootenay Rockies Backroad Mapbook is your ultimate guide to this outdoor adventure mecca. Discover the best places to hike, bike, camp, ATV, fish, paddle, ski and more!
We can all do our part in slowing the spread of coronavirus. Luckily for BRMB users, our favourite activities are already in compliance with health regulations – there is no better place for social distancing than in the backcountry. Here are a few pointers for enjoying the outdoors amid the COVID-19 pandemic.