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Canadian winters can be brutally cold with lots of blowing snow and frigid wind chill. While many head for warmer climates, I much prefer to stay close to home and enjoy the fluffy white stuff. Call me crazy, but winter’s my favourite season… hence why I was psyched when Grey County Tourism asked me to come […]

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Growing up in Niagara, you knew winter was just around the corner once you heard rumblings of the Winter Festival of Lights. It’s time to admit that the warm weather is gone until next year… and embrace Aura: Let it Glow, Niagara Parks’ presentation of the Winter Festival of Lights! This weekend marked the start of […]

I've Been Bit! - Hiking Hamilton :: Dundas Peak

Dundas Peak is a beautiful lookout spot nestled in the Spencer Gorge Conservation Area. From here you can enjoy a gorgeous view overlooking the town of Dundas as well as a glimpse of Hamilton. The Bruce Trail runs through this area along with other side trails that connect to additional conservation areas including Crooks Hollow and Christie Lake. Waterfall lovers […]

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When you think Niagara Falls, immediately images of the Horseshoe Falls’ rushing water and Clifton Hill’s busy lights and sounds come to mind. While tourists and even some locals snap away, thinking of creative ways to capture themselves with this natural beauty, another one is just up the river. What many people don’t realize is […]

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With September upon us, the cooler weather is just around the corner and the days are getting shorter so it’s time to cash in on those long day trips before the sun starts to set earlier than 5pm! A message from Lauren looking for adventure lead to her, Stephanie and I heading towards a lesser […]

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About a year ago I stumbled upon The Bruce Trail while looking for new places to explore in my home town of St Catharines. Despite growing up in the city, I was never exposed to a lot of the natural beauty the Niagara Region has to offer. With a semi-new found love of hiking that […]