Trish Manning

Trish Manning is an adventure travel writer and the content coordinator for Ontario Outdoor Adventures. She is an avid outdoor person who loves to hike, paddle, SUP, snowshoe, cross-country ski and explore Ontario's great outdoors with her golden retriever, Daisy.

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Best Lakes for Paddling

Explore Ontario’s pristine waters.

Best Waterfalls in Ontario

Discover where they are and how to get there.

Big views, no big backpack

Lake Superior's 10 best hikes you can do in a day

Find Wilderness South of Algonquin

Kawartha Highlands Provincial Park

Explore Historic Rideau canal

Murphys Point Provincial Park

Fat Biking in the Snow

It’s a safe way to have fun this winter.

Adventure Races Ontario

Find out where to go and why you’ll love it.

Kayak Georgian Bay

Experience a guided sea kayak trip on the bay.

Want a magical day?

Fly & hike on the bay.

Dogs Welcome!

Top dog-friendly resorts.

Best Canoe Maps in Ontario

Find out where to get the best digital and hard-copy versions.

Winter Camping in Ontario Parks

Find the best cozy yurts or tents to stay in.

Top 10 Easy Canoe Trips

Go guided and learn canoe and camping skills in Northern Ontario.

Find your Serene Route

Paddle the waters less travelled.


Discover yourself while discovering Ontario's stories.

Crown Land Camping

What it is and where you can camp in Ontario.

Dog Sledding in Ontario

Your guide to this exhilarating winter activity.

Want to kayak with caribou?

Go to Slate Islands


Eat, Play, Love: A cycling getaway in the Madawaska Valley

Backcountry Bliss

Algonquin: Paddle or hike the painted landscape.