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.
Grasslands National Park – Adventures in the West Block
In some ways, Grasslands National Park’s two distinct blocks are like fraternal twins – different in looks but sharing a deep bond in their relationship to Mother Earth and their survival over time.
May 22, 2019
A Store for the SensesFor over 50 years, the Robertson family has been posted on La Ronge Avenue in the northern Saskatchewan town of La Ronge. The Robertsons buy and sell furs and sup-ply locals (and tourists) with everything – from groceries to clothing, camping supplies, fishing/hunting equipment, and everything in between.
Making memories at the Motherwell Homestead
The Motherwell Homestead National Historic Site, near Abernethy, opens after the May long weekend for another season of fun on the farm. The homestead is where W. R. Motherwell made his mark on Western Canada’s agricultural history. Here are some activities offered at the Motherwell Homestead this season.
Maple Creek: Best Bakery Town in Saskatchewan?Saskatchewan is full of towns with amazing bakeries, but only one town can reign supreme...
The Full Fort Walsh Experience
Here are some activities that Fort Walsh National Historic Site is offering this summer. Use this to plan your days and get the full Fort Walsh experience!
What's Happening in Sask? - April 2019Don’t miss out on these great events taking place throughout the month of April.
When the Snow Falls: Top Saskatchewan Winter DestinationsWhile the province is still blanketed in white, strap on some cross-country skis or skates, hit the trails on your snowmobile or stay cosy by the fire with some hot chocolate. Embrace the snowy season at some of the province’s most popular parks and four-season destinations.
Crokicurl – Hurry Hard!
Crokicurl takes two classic Canadian pastimes, crokinole, curling, being outdoors during winter and combines them together into a popular new game that every Canadian can love.
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.
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."