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Hiking the Spectacular Canol Trail

Thanks to this resurrection, the Canol Heritage Trail is now a hiking route of legendary proportions: the dream of truly hardcore wilderness enthusiasts, a best-kept secret among the wearers of the boot. Like the original Canol pipeline project, it remains conquered by few.
canmore kananaskis travel guide

Canmore Kananaskis: An Outpost Adventure Report

From alpine scrambling to mountain biking and beyond—nestled in the heart of the Canadian Rockies are world-class facilities and scenery so spectacular it’s hard to know where to start. 
kyrgyzstan walnut forest

In This Kyrgyzstan Forest, Walnuts are a Way of Life

Every fall, the residents of Arslanbob, Kyrgyzstan, abandon their homes, set up tents in the forest and collect nuts for a month. Their haul is more than just a currency—it’s a traditional lifestyle that might not be around much longer.
missinaibi battle

What Lies Beneath: Searching for Lost History in the Missinaibi

What happened in 1780 on Missinaibi Lake, in the remote boreal forest of Northern Ontario, was the beginning of a corporate battle unlike any other in history. Our mission is to spend seven days paddling and scuba diving a crucial section of the Missinaibi River, including the fort where Leask and Smith fled for their lives that summer.