Archive for March, 2015


Word spreads among visitors that the scissor-tailed flycatcher, a rare bird in these parts, has been spotted. Photo by Carol Patterson

Make a birdwatching pilgrimage to Point Pelee National Park

Birds and birdwatchers flock to national park’s Festival of Birds Religious devotees undertake pilgrimages to holy sites; devoted birdwatchers go to Point Pelee. This 14.5-kilometre […]

March 12, 2015 ×


Local hotel guests mix with Saskatonians at the Cameco-Meewasin Skating Rink, a riverside ice patch with oodles of chilly charm. Photo by Ian Doig

Go outdoor ice skating on the Canadian Prairies

Saskatoon’s Cameco-Meewasin Skating Rink is one of Canada’s best Chet Baker is playing on the outdoor public address system as families, young couples and groups […]

March 5, 2015 ×