Conor Mihell

Conor Mihell is an award-winning environmental and adventure travel writer based in Sault Ste. Marie. Read his work in the Globe and Mail, Explore, Cottage Life, Canoe & Kayak, ON Nature, and other magazines and newspapers. He's been a sea kayak guide on Lake Superior for close to 20 years, and has paddled from Sault Ste. Marie to Thunder Bay. 

More Articles By Conor Mihell

Natural Highs

7 magnificent mountains in Ontario to climb, hike, ride, ski and more.

Throw Like a Pro

16 exciting disc golf courses in Ontario.

Agawa Falls Trail

Hike to Agawa Canyon's deepest secret.

Can't-Miss Skating Trails & Outdoor Rinks

15 best places to lace up.

So Many Places to Paddle

Ontario is Canada’s canoe, sea kayak, SUP and whitewater capital.


Killarney's breathtaking landscapes inspired the Group of Seven

Find out what's biting this spring

Fish during every season right downtown

Captain Canada

Cross-country canoe veteran Mike Ranta’s Top 4 Attractions on Algoma’s Great Lakes Coast

How to winter camp

Cool lessons for hardy adventurers

Attention Detroit

A short drive gets you a lot of vacation fun in Ontario, Canada

BIG Vistas

Five Hiking Adventures in Northeastern Ontario

Adventures in Snowy Sault Ste. Marie

Fat-biking, Skiing, Skating and More

50-km Bike Routes

The best rides to experience Ontario’s beauty.

Spring Skiing at Searchmont

Watch for big changes at Northern Ontario’s largest ski resort

Sea Kayak The Slate Islands

Explore this unique geological site in Superior Country.

Want backcountry skiing?

Check out the SnowFlea TeleFest in February

Best River Canoe Trips

Add these to your canoeing bucket list.

Are You Up for the Challenge?

8 best 100-km bike routes in Ontario.

Indigenous Outdoor Adventure Experiences

11 companies to book a trip with.

Explore Ontario’s Hidden Gems

19 destinations you need to visit.