Follow along as guest and staff bloggers explore Saskatchewan and share their travel and tourism adventures. Locals always know the best places to go and things to do.
Ask the Locals: Top 5 Ice Fishing Spots in SaskatchewanWith a three-month season (mid-December to mid-March) and an abundance of great fishing lakes across Saskatchewan, opportunities for winter anglers to get out on the ice are countless. We asked some of the locals where the fish are biting. Here are five lakes and areas that are favourite ice fishing spots.
February 14, 2019
3 Reasons to Root for Mac the Moose
Moose Jaw and Norway had entered an “international moose beef,” with stories in the New York Times and The Guardian fanning the moose beef flames. Here are three reasons we’re rooting for Mac in this moose-on-moose battle.
Celebrate the cold with these winter events and festivalsSaskatchewan winters may be long and cold, but that doesn’t stop people from getting outside and having some fun.
Cree River Lodge
If you’ve heard stories (and seen photos) of monster northern pike being caught at Cree River Lodge, Outdoor Life contributor Joe Arterburn is here to tell you they’re all true.
Planning that first trip "up north"
"The cry of the loon on a still evening while casting for pike, walleye and lake trout in waters where the fish have never seen a hook or, enjoying a noon meal of very fresh fried walleye or pike cooked over a campfire on an island surrounded by pristine water is something every angler should experience."
Passion and Rock 'n' Roll on a Plate at Harvest EateryWhy are people driving 100, 200 or even 500 km to get a meal at a restaurant in small-town Saskatchewan?
Adventures in the Boreal ForestResting on the shoulders of Saskatchewan’s prairie lies the expansive wilderness of the northern boreal forest.
Autumn in Prince Albert National Park
Tourism Saskatchewan invited local travel influencers on a two-day adventure in Prince Albert National Park to explore the beauty of the fall season.
Digging Deep into Wanuskewin Heritage ParkWanuskewin means “living in harmony” – appropriate for an area that has been a gathering place for thousands of years. Today, Wanuskewin Heritage Park continues to bridge cultures and shed light on the past, while nurturing creativity, healing and a shared vision for the future.
The Tale of an Unexpected Adventure at the Limestone CrevicesThe one thing you shouldn’t do while visiting the limestone crevices near Amisk Lake in northeastern Saskatchewan is drop something down one of them. Especially if it’s your headlamp.
Shifting with the seasons: Saskatoon’s Hollows Restaurant gives diners a wild experienceTake a look at the dandelions in your backyard or those wild plants growing along the edges of buildings. To most of us, they’re unwanted guests or splashes of green in the urban environment.
7 Places to Golf In and Around ReginaWhether you’re an avid golfer, a novice who doesn’t know a putter from an iron, or somewhere in between, there’s a course in and around Regina suited for your game.
In Town for the Riders Game? Try These Five Family-friendly Activities Before the Game.
In town for a Riders game? Here are 5 outdoor activities to keep you and the kids busy before the game.