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It’s so windy, we have a hard time opening the car doors. Outside, we can see our destination—the red “fish store” built on the rocks next to the ocean, but...

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Phil Wedermeyer celebrated his 80th birthday with his family at Wild Axe Park in Barrington,NS.

This AXEperience

For his 80th birthday, Phil Wedermeyer strapped special tree spikes to his shoes, wrapped a climbing belt around his waist, fastened on a harness and climbed a...
Riders at Kristian and Chris' 4,000th mile of their journey.

Through a tourist’s eyes

Kristian and I began riding east on June 18th, along a heavily improvised line connecting Vancouver with St. John’s. On August 17th we picked up our friend Alex...
Tea and Eleanor Roosevelt's ginger cookies at Wells-Shober Cottage.

Tea and Tales

One winter morning in the 1940s when he was a child, Abbie Michalik came downstairs to a surprise he still remembers. Over a cup of tea at the Cape Breton...
Buoys on a deck on Grand Manan Island

The Mighty Fundy

It’s low tide and we’re walking on the ocean floor. Columns of red sandstone tower over us. They’re known as “flowerpots” because of the trees and other...
Acadia National Park offers many free ranger programs for kids.

Surrounded by the Sea

For more than 50 years there was regular ferry service between Yarmouth, Nova Scotia and Bar Harbor, Maine. This ended in 2010 when the US landing point was...
Swim with Salmon participant and guides from Fundy National Park and Fort Folly get geared up for their adventure.

Swimming with the Fishes

I’m looking at a watery world most of us never see. As I float, I gaze at the rocky riverbed through my mask. With my head underwater, the loudest sound is my...