In just a few short days of whitewater kayaking lessons at Madawaska Kanu Centre in Ontario, we have conquered whitewater kayaking rolls, ran class 2 & 3 rapids, and have performed countless bow rescues. Whitewater Kayaking Rolls Wet Exits Dave is happy to announce, he never had to do one wet exit during the entire course and I only had… Read More
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What it’s like to learn how to whitewater kayak in Ontario. Whitewater Kayaking Dave and I have had our share of extraordinary adventures from cycling the continent of Africa, climbing to Everest Base Camp, (and the summit Mount Kilimanjaro, Gunung Batur and Mount Kinabalu) to kayaking in both the North and South Poles. Bur most challenging adventure to date happened… Read More
“You can ice climb eight months of the year around Canmore, Alberta.”Our guide Pat Delaney of Yamnuska Mountain Adventures tells us there are three places in the world that are the best for Ice Climbing. Norway is one, I can’t remember if it was Russia or somewhere in the Himalayas for his next choice, but who cares because The Canadian Rockies in… Read More
When Quark Expeditions invited us to join them on their Arctic voyage to Greenland, our reaction was instant excitement. But within a few minutes, it turned to complete fear. “I won’t have to do the Polar Plunge again will I?” Polar Plunge Arctic The Polar Plunge in Antarctica – Last Year The Polar Plunge is an activity for the truly… Read More
Bobsleigh, Zip Line and Luge Oh my! Yes, you can have all these adventures at Calgary’s Canada Olympic Park! Calgary, Alberta was home to the 1988 Winter Olympics. Millions of people looked on as Canada’s most beautiful province was introduced to the world and it didn’t disappoint. Home to the Rocky Mountains, the Badlands and the rolling foothills of Cowboy… Read More
Australia is known for its killer great white sharks. Even though more people die each year in California from shark attacks than off the coast of Australia, there is something about being Down Under that makes you think twice when you go in the water. That didn’t stop us though. Before our cage diving experience, we hopped in the water… Read More