Rouge National Urban Park

In celebration of the 150th year of Confederation, we are trying to visit every Canadian National Park that we can.  Of all the parks across Canada, Rouge National Urban Park was always the hardest one to plan to visit.  Not because it’s far away, but because it’s so close.  I mean, it’s on the eastern border […]

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A Slight Hiccup

In celebration of the 150th year of Confederation, we are trying to visit every Canadian National Park that we can drive to.  This is the eastern portion of that tour. Day Eight and Nine Lightning and thunder woke me up during the night but fortunately it was short-lived and I was able to get some more sleep […]

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We Got Cursed at by a Bird

Day Six In celebration of the 150th year of Confederation, we are trying to visit every Canadian National Park that we can drive to.  This is the eastern portion of that tour. It seems to be such a recurring theme this trip: that we were awake before anyone else.  This is such an anomaly from our regular […]

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An Oasis and More Rain

In celebration of the 150th year of Confederation, we are trying to visit every Canadian National Park that we can drive to.  This is the eastern portion of that tour. Day Three – Forillon National Park My campsite was a very short walk to the beach, so naturally when I woke up, we walked to the beach: […]

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Bienvenue a La Belle Province

(I didn’t even need Google to translate that title.) When I opened my eyes, something seemed a bit off.  It wasn’t until I looked at the time that I was able to figure it out: 5:42 am and I’m awake?  What kind of sorcery is this???  Well since I was up, I decided to take […]

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The Great Canadian Tour Begins

Bruce Peninsula – Park #1 Inspired by Canada’s 150th anniversary of confederation, we are visiting as many national parks as we can.  And we’re going to throw some learnin’ in as well. Bruce Peninsula National Park is located at the end of, well Bruce Peninsula just outside of the town of Tobermory.  The park is […]

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