Category Archives: Winter

Greenwood Conservation Area: Hiking at an Awesome Park in Ajax

Greenwood Conservation Area

Greenwood Conservation Area is one of the top parks in Ajax, Ontario. It also happens to be a fantastic place to go hiking in all seasons. I went to the conservation area towards the end of February on a very bright and sunny day (especially for February!). This is one of the best places to […]

Best Winter Hikes in Ontario: The Ultimate Winter Trail Guide

Winter Hikes Ontario

There are so many amazing winter hikes in Ontario that you need to explore this year. While hiking in the ice and snow can seem daunting, it’s worth braving the cold. While a list of the best Ontario winter hikes is totally debatable and there are a seemingly endless amount of trails to choose from, […]

Erindale Park Trails: Amazing Hiking and Nature in Mississauga

Erindale Park

Erindale Park is a beautiful park in Mississauga, Ontario with many hiking trails along the Credit River. As one of Mississauga’s most popular parks, I was surprised to find that there’s not much clear information about the Erindale Park trails online. As the park is only a short drive from my home, I set out […]

Snowshoeing in Toronto: The Best Winter Hiking Near Toronto

Snowshoeing in Toronto

There are lots of places to go snowshoeing in Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area that will keep you active and outdoors all winter long. Toronto winter hiking opportunities are plentiful, whether you wear sturdy hiking boots or a pair of snowshoes. You’ll find that snowshoes will help you trek through deep snow and even […]

Sleeping Giant Provincial Park in Winter: How to Plan a Hiking Trip

Sleeping Giant Provincial Park Winter

Sleeping Giant Provincial Park in winter is equally amazing as a visit in the other seasons. You might be a little more limited in terms of the places you can hike, depending on how skilled or adventurous you are. Sleeping Giant, Thunder Bay, and Northwest Ontario put on quite a show in the winter: a […]

Pinery Provincial Park in Winter: Hiking, Skiing, Yurts and More

Pinery Provincial Park Winter

Pinery Provincial Park in winter is a magical wonderland with lots of opportunities for outdoor fun. You can still go hiking, stay in a yurt overnight, car camp, discover winter sports like snowshoeing and cross-country skiing, and even visit the beach. Okay, a trip to the beach might not exactly be the same as in […]