Dungeon Provincial Park

Located on the Bonavista Peninsula, on Newfoundland's east coast is Dungeon Provincial Park. There is a small trail that runs from the road through a large pasture (watch your step) to the sheer cliffs that line the shores of the Bonavista Bay. The rugged shoreline features many sea stacks, sea caves, whales, icebergs, and a great view of the lighthouse at Cape Bonavista. But, the most intriguing feature of this park is a large crater in the ground with two adjacent sea caves, that lead into the ocean. 

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Winter Camping 101

For some people winter camping means renting out a cabin, while sitting by a beautiful blazing wood burning fireplace. For others, it means loading up camping gear necessities and heading out into the cold winter wonderland. Many people think winter camping is something impossible or extreme. But in reality, as long as you have the right gear and plan ahead, it can be an exhilarating outdoor adventure. 

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Camping Checklist

Wondering what you need for a camping trip? Use this camping/hiking checklist when planning an overnight or multi-day adventure. Any trip will have its own particular challenges, so read up on the conditions before you go and adjust your packing list accordingly. 

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Returning to Yukon...

Do you ever travel to a place year after year? Do you get excited to return and see what has changed? Do you wonder if you will still have the same initial reaction? After returning a year later to Yukon, all these thoughts were running through my head. But of course, as soon as I stepped outside of the airport, I felt like I was returning home. The mountain backdrop and the fresh air still captivated my senses, and filled me with a calming sensation. 

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Gros Morne - The Tablelands

The Tablelands, a barren reddish brown plateau that towers seven hundred metres above the Atlantic Ocean, stands alone as an alien landscape amongst the lush and hilly forests that encompasses it. Found between the towns of Trout River and Woody Point in south west of Gros Morne National Park, it was here that geologists proved the theory of plate tectonics.

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