WHY HIKING IS AWESOME

Here are just a few reasons why hiking may be for you… A Great Workout Some people assume hiking is just a nice leisurely walk through nature (which it can be), but we like our hikes to be calorie-burning kickass workouts.  Steep trails are mother nature’s stair master, with a much better view.  On average…

TOP 5 GATINEAU PARK HIKES

This might have been the easiest list to write ever – our favourite local hikes in Gatineau Park.  It’s the closest and best hiking in the Ottawa vicinity, and only a quick 15 minute drive over the Quebec border from downtown. Don’t forget to hit up one of the cute spots in Chelsea for a…

LUSK CAVES

Location: Gatineau Park, QC Start: Parent Beach Parking Distance: 12 km Time It Took Us: 4 Hours Level of Difficulty: Eezy Peezy This might just be one of the coolest hikes in Gatineau Park – hence a whole blog dedicated to this one hike. Normally, you would park at Parent Beach and enjoy the hike…