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Glacier half the size of Manhattan breaks off Greenland

All was quiet on June 22 as Canadian as Canadian husband-and-wife scientists David and Denise Holland settled in for the night off Greenland's …

Global Warming

Watch This Funk Cover of Metallica's 'Enter Sandman'

You may have never thought you could dance to <b>Metallica</b>'s "Enter Sandman," but you were wrong. And all it took to prove it so was Chicago-based jam …

A 130km 'Poutine Trail' Actually Exists So You Can Start Planning Your Summer Road Trip Now

Quebec is snack bar heaven. Poutine, burgers, pogos, 'frites sauce', and much more. We are lucky to have easy access to such delectable greasy …

5 LARCH HIKES IN THE CANADIAN ROCKIES

<i>Larch trees have risen to celebrity status here in the Canadian Rockies, and there’s little wonder why. These coniferous trees shed their needles,</i> …

Locals Reveal the 'Most Cringe-worthy' Things Tourists Do While on Vacation

In some of the world’s most iconic vacation destinations, it may prove difficult to remember that people actually live there. But locals in Cabo, …

Poutine Pizza Recipe

"This recipe adds a great Canadian favorite, poutine - gravy, cheese, and fries - to the world's favorite, pizza."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose …

Montréal summer festival guide

© Susan Moss Photography<p>Party arty<p><b>Chromatic (May 26 to June 2)</b> Chromatic is a celebration of Montréal imagination that’s expanding to a new location …

Photo Of The Day By Matt Meisenheimer

Photo By Matt MeisenheimerToday’s Photo Of The Day is “Winter’s Touch” by Matt Meisenheimer. Location: Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada.See more …

Molson Coors opts for Longueuil, instead of Montreal, for new brewery

Molson Coors wants to build its new brewery in Longueuil, the company announced Tuesday.<p>The City of Longueuil must approve the agreement, but the …

Montreal To Host Canada's Biggest Poutine Festival Ever This Summer

It's almost summertime and that means its Festival season! Let's all give a resounding sigh of relief - it's here. We made it. It's time to start …

Close encounter with ‘a monster tom cougar’: Vancouver Island man captures incredible video

“So I just found a shed antler, and there’s a monster, monster tom at 20 metres looking at me. A monster tom cougar. And no, I don’t have a gun. I …

The $598 Metallica Tour Pass Is Actually a Pretty Good Deal

The metal titans are selling a "Wherever I May Roam Black Ticket" that gets you into all the shows of their upcoming tour.<p>Metallica are taking their status as the Rolling Stones of metal to the next level by becoming the world's first subscription-based band, turning the concert tour into a resort …

RCMP dashcam catches cougar in Banff townsite

An RCMP officer on a routine traffic stop in Banff, Alta., caught more than he expected on his car’s dash camera.<p>The video, which shows the constable …

Montreal’s Poutine Week 2018 Dates Announced

<b>Montreal is a city that has a festival for pretty much everything</b>, so it's no surprise that every year we hold a week-long celebration to honor …

Metallica’s ‘The $5.98 EP – Garage Days – Revisited’ reissue to arrive in April

Metallica have been looking back at their catalog to release reissued masters, including the most recent Master of Puppets that arrived last …

Canada’s Poutine Controversy

One of Canada’s top ten inventions is at subject of a simmering debate: it isn’t hockey, insulin, or the Wonderbra—it’s poutine.While the exact …

Parks Canada tracks cougar in residential area of Banff

The town of Banff had an unusual visitor on Tuesday, after a cougar was seen in the residential area of the park.<p>RCMP spotted the feline near the …

Canada

Looking back on the 1998 ice storm 20 years later

Twenty years ago this week, starting on Jan. 4, 1998, southern Quebec and eastern Ontario were pelted with as much as 100 millimetres of freezing …

Weather

Ya Ha Tinda Ranch remains Parks Canada's only working horse ranch as it turns 100

Surrounded by breathtaking scenery, the Ya Ha Tinda Ranch has been managed by Parks Canada for 100 years.<p>It's unique in that it's the only working …

Canada

Watch this astounding video of lightning bolts in ultra-high definition at 1,000 frames-per-second

Filmmaker Dustin Farrell spent his summer traveling 20,000 miles to film lightning around the United States. He used a Phantom Flex4K camera to …

Ice Skate Through Frozen Wilderness in This Hypnotic Video

Travel<p>Filmmakers capture the incredible beauty of backcountry ice skating in remote Alaska.<p>Travel<p>Tunneling through ice caves like bubble wrap, twirling with only mountains as spectators, and cutting past calving glaciers on hockey skates with adventurous pups trailing behind, backcountry ice …

National Parks

Lesley Chesterman's best Montreal restaurants of 2017

Writing this year’s roundup of Montreal’s top places to eat out, I wonder if restaurant-list fatigue has set in.<p>When I began writing best-of lists …

Winter Scenes of Banff National Park by Tasha Marie

<b>Tasha Marie</b> is a talented 23-year-old photographer, traveler and artist currently based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Tasha shoots amazing fine art, …

12 of Montreal’s Most Notable Pubs

The best spots for plainspoken brews in the city<p>Among the choices to be enjoyed for beer, easy-going pubs have enjoyed a particular place in the affections of Montrealers. Think less of dive bars and craft brew spots (check out Eater’s list of microbreweries here and Eater’s list of the city’s best …

Canada

'This is a major discovery': Explorers find massive ice-age cavern beneath Montreal

Explorers have just discovered a new underground passage, complete with stalactites and a lake, all buried beneath the city of Montreal — and they …

Ice Age

Excerpt: Ghost Town of the Canadian Rockies

EXCERPT: GHOST TOWNS<br>OF THE CANADIAN ROCKIES<p>By Tera Swanson<p><b>Once bustling centres of industry, these townsites were filled with dreamers and doers,</b> …

Poutine: The Canadian Dish that America Hasn’t Fallen in Love With…Yet

Canada is obsessed with it, and you're next.<p>November 10, 2017<p>Oh Canada – From hockey to Justin Bieber, you’ve brought so much to our nation. Culinary …

This Mesmerising NASA Footage Set to a 'Sound of Silence' Cover Will Give You Chills

Hello darkness, my old friend...<p>The vast majority of humanity can only imagine what it's like to spend your days travelling around the planet and …

Anthem singer wearing see-thru dress at Senators game in Sweden draws attention

All eyes were on the Ericsson Globe arena on Friday to see an NHL game played in Stockholm.<p>Fans were hoping to see a spirited game between the Ottawa …

Ice Hockey

I Tried Poutine in Quebec 10 Minutes After Learning It Exists

We're eating President Poutin? Nope, more like french fry gravy gooey goodness.<p>October 26, 2017<p>For 15 years, I was completely oblivious to the world …

Poutine