In Canada’s ‘Hippie Town,’ COVID Has Led to an Influx of Vanlifers and ‘CERB Surfers’

Credit to Author: Nathan Sing| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 16:43:14 GMT

Hundreds of surfers and people who live in vans are having a great time in Tofino, one of the most beautiful places in the world. But not all the locals are pleased.

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Beat tech burnout with forest bathing

Credit to Author: Dave Pottinger| Date: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 22:58:12 +0000

Moisture from the forest floor rushes up through spongey, moss to my bare feet. The sweet, earthy decay mingles with heady pine and a salty breeze. I’m in the heart of British Columbia’s Great Bear Rainforest, a 400-kilometre expanse of coastal wilderness, being led through a forest bathing experience at Nimmo Bay Resort. Forest bathing […]

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Glaciers and grizzlies in Kluane National Park

Credit to Author: Dave Pottinger| Date: Sun, 27 Sep 2020 22:05:04 +0000

Looking at the small Cessna 206 floatplane parked along the shore of Kluane Lake, I suddenly feel nervous about flying into one of the most extreme environments on the planet. “How long have you been flying?” I ask the pilot, John Ostashea, of Rocking Star Adventures. “It’s my first day,” he jokes, as he climbs […]

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