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 Sweet sweet aqpiqs. Photo by Per Arne Slotte (https://www.flickr.com/photos/paslotte/5503226907/) CC by-sa 2.0

The Sweetest Pick

Silent mutiny, one berry at a time

May 2016 Samia Madwar
Svartifoss Falls, Iceland. Photo courtesy Javier Losa

Thinking Murder In Iceland

I'm probably just a really, really terrible person

May 2016 Herb Mathisen
Photo by Richard Martin (2008 Alaska Cruise 133) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

International Trade

Skagway and Whitehorse swap bikini waxes for brown curry

May 2016 Eva Holland

No Cupid


May 2016 Up Here
The water levels were likely higher when dinosaurs swam in this sea, as is evidenced by the rock hanging precariously above our travellers. Photos by Eric Binion and Bob Saunders

Along The Arctic Coast

A 1,700-kilometre trek across ice, sea and tundra in the heart of Nunavut

April 2016 Tim Edwards
Photo courtesy Mike Peake/Canoe North Adventures

Wilderness Checklist: 16 Essentials

On a multi-day canoe adventure, you want to keep your loads light. But make sure you have what...

April 2016 Up Here
Virginia Falls, in Nahanni National Park. Photo courtesy George Fischer/NWTT

Virginia Is For (Waterfall) Lovers

How the NWT's biggest waterfall compares to Niagara

April 2016 Herb Mathisen
Photo by Geoff Foster

From The Barrenlands Back Home

Wind and wildlife on the NWT's Emile River

April 2016 Tim Edwards
Photo courtesy Gerold Sigl/NWT

Beginner's Guide To Paddling

It's not all raging rapids and remote rivers up here

April 2016 Up Here
The MV Lafferty, captained by Graham Cox, battles the Liard River current in the Deh Cho. Photo: Herb Mathisen/Up Here, Photo illustration: Beth Covvey

Liard River Crabbing

Small-talk from the captain's nest of the Fort Simpson ferry

April 2016 Herb Mathisen