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12 F*cking Brilliant Hiking Hacks You Need To Try ASAP

1. Even if you’re going on a short hike, bring the essentials.<p>Things to tick off of your checklist: a map, extra layers of clothing, sunscreen, …

Camping

8 Amazing Places To See Between Portland And Acadia National Park

They say the quickest route between two points is a straight line, but everyone knows that’s not always the best way to reach your destination. The …

Hiking

The 6 things to do before you can say you have visited Chicago

Whether you’re visiting Chicago for the first time or are a regular, you can’t say you’ve truly experienced Chicago unless you’ve ticked off the …

Lake Michigan

Grilled Mojo-Marinated Skirt Steak

Skirt steaks come from two different muscles and are sometimes labeled as inside skirt steak or outside skirt steak. The more desirable outside skirt …

BBQ

7 Games To Make Hiking With Kids More Fun

Not every child appreciates an idyllic walk through the woods.<p>Hiking with young kids can be a challenge. Sure, it’s incredibly rewarding when the …

Parenting

Not Your Parent's Road Trip: How To Do The Pacific Northwest The Right Way

<i>Read Part 1: Los Angeles to Sonoma</i><p>From Sonoma, you can take the time to drive along the coast and hit stops like Redwood National Park – which is what just about everyone does – which is why I recommend making a b-line (with one quick detour to Crate Lake) for your first stop: Sisters, Oregon.<p><b>The</b> …

RVs

6 Types of Knots Every Outdoorsman Should Know

Whether you’re tying your tent’s rainfly down in a nasty storm, lashing your kayak to a well-used roof rack, or making some on-the-trail gear …

The Only Sauce You'll Need This Summer

It’s officially Summer Sauce season. When fresh herbs start popping up in gardens and at farmers’ markets, it’s time to break out your food processor …

Skirt Steak Tacos with Spicy Sour Cream

Prepare a medium-hot charcoal or gas grill fire. Combine the sour cream, chipotle, and 1/4 tsp. salt in a small bowl. Set aside at room temperature …

19 places in the US to take your kids before they graduate

IT’S EASY TO GET LAZY and leave your child’s education up to their school. But, let’s be honest here — their education is your responsibility. Make …

How to Deep Clean Your Gas Grill, According to an Expert

For many of us, summer is synonymous with grilling. What isn’t always inherent in that: cleaning said grill. This decrustifying process may not be …

10 awe-inspiring B.C. hikes to do before you die

here’s 10 amazing day hikes and backpacking trips in B.C. that deserve to be on your ever-growing to-do list.<p>1. North Coast Trail<p><b>Where:</b> Cape Scott …

27 Cheap DIY Fence Ideas for Your Garden, Privacy, or Perimeter

Are you in need of a fence that doesn’t cost high? Maybe for your backyard, or around your garden, or maybe it is an entire perimeter fence? Well, I …

Landscaping

What You Should Be Doing Instead of Marinating Your Meat

Publican Quality Meats's Joe Frietze has a bone to pick with the way you're prepping meat.<p>Whether you're cooking steak or chicken on the grill this …

Study confirms this method of repelling ticks really does work

Outdoor enthusiasts: Here's a bit of good tick-fighting news just in time for Memorial Day weekend and the unofficial start of summer. A new U.S. …

Disease

These ancient caves near Toronto are a camping paradise

If you’re a fan of canoeing, swimming, fishing, hiking, caving, camping and, well, basically everything — this might be the perfect park for a day …

Chocolate-Avocado Pudding With Coconut Peanut Butter Whip

Plant lovers rejoice—this vegan pudding delivers ultra-creamy lusciousness with absolutely <i>zero</i> dairy.<p>Buttery avocado provides silky texture, while …

Recipes

All National Parks In Canada Will Be Free In 2018

Get excited Canada because we have some great news! The Canadian Government has a very special gift for us this year. Every single national park, …

How to Deep Clean Your Gas Grill, According to an Expert

Plus, why and how often you should buff it up.<p>For many of us, summer is synonymous with grilling. What isn’t always inherent in that: cleaning said …

What to do if the CRA gets you in its crosshairs and reviews or audits your taxes

TORONTO — Many Canadians are watching their mailboxes and inboxes for a personal income tax refund, now that the filing deadline has passed. But …

5 Can’t-Miss RVing Destinations

We recently celebrated our one-year anniversary of full-time RVing. So, it felt like a perfect time to reflect on some of our favorite destinations …

Hiking

The Pasta Sauce Hailed as the World's Best Is Surprisingly Easy to Make at Home

Just as Julia Child changed the way Americans felt about French cooking, Marcella Hazan changed the way they felt about Italian cooking. And though …

Italian Food

Chain Doping: The Safe, Legal Cycling Performance Enhancer

Chains aren’t sexy or glamorous – at least in the context of cycling. No one ever asks, “What brand of chain are you running?” In the cyclist’s …

This Secret Waterfall Swimming Hole Is Just A Few Hours Away From Toronto

One of the coolest places to go swimming in North America is just a short four-hour drive from Toronto, and it's well worth the road trip. Robert …

Georgian Bay Islands National Park

<b>Location: Ontario<br>Date Established: 1929<br>Size: 3,459 acres</b><p>Windswept white pine, rock faces scraped bare, and wide, wild waters number among the most prominent features of Georgian Bay Islands National Park. These characteristics are what drew a collective of painters—known as the Group of Seven—to …

26 Really Clever Gardening Tricks

No green thumb required.

This Picturesque New Trail in the South of France Is Every Hiker’s Dream

A new hiking trail that will take you along the gorgeous, blue coasts of southern France is opening just in time for summer.<p>The Grand Sentier de la …

Hiking

6 reasons you’re going to love the outdoors in Asheville, North Carolina

Nestled in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville has something to offer everyone.<p>“Discovery, inside and out.” The city’s motto captures the excitement that resonates throughout Asheville and the city’s endless options to explore.<p>Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville is a city …

Hiking

Put-It-On-Everything Cashew Sauce

April 2018<p>Makes about 2 cups<p>This rich, creamy vegan(!) sauce is your new all-purpose condiment. Packed with herbs, it's a no-brainer for a seasonal veggies-and-dip situation, but can easily be dressed up to suit any occasion. Swap the herbs and vinegar for lime juice and zest and you've got a …

You'll Never Guess What Makes This Dairy-Free Mac and Cheese Taste So Good

One serving of this irresistible vegan mac and cheese comes in at under 500 calories and provides 11 grams of protein.