Virginia Marshall

Virginia Marshall is a freelance outdoor adventure writer, photographer and editor with roots in Muskoka and Lake Superior. Read her work in Adventure Kayak, Canoeroots, Rapid, Paddling Magazine and Backroad Mapbooks.

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Your Family’s Best Summer Ever

Explore dozens of family-friendly outdoor itineraries.

Ontario's Best Cycling Tours

Join one of these incredible guided bike experiences.

Adventure Films

8 can’t-miss film festivals for cyclists, hikers and paddlers.

Beyond City Limits

Must-see landscapes in Ontario.

Summer Getaways

7 cottage rentals near canoe & kayak hotspots.

Paddle with Your pup

5 Insta-worthy places to go.

Sun and Sand

Soak it up at the best Lake Huron beaches

Take Advantage of the Staycation Tax Credit

15 incredible accommodations that will save you money.

Summer Fun Ideas

8 new things to add to your Ontario bucket list.

Best Valentine’s Day Ever

Romantic winter date ideas for outdoor adventure lovers.

Family Day Weekend

The best outdoor activities for adventurous families.

Weekend Trips

Exceptional Ontario paddling routes just a few hours from Motor City.

Bikes, Lakes and Brews

Take a refreshing self-guided bike tour in Ontario.

Superior Paddling Routes

7 enchanting places to canoe and kayak on the greatest lake.

The Voyageur Cycling Route is Calling

Here’s why you need to bike it.

SUP North Bay

8 incredible places to paddleboard.

Love Wildlife?

Must see parks and attractions for animal-lovers.

Instagram vs Reality

You need to see this before your next paddling trip.

Must Do

The best of Ontario’s bike routes.

Activities in Muskoka

Your ultimate guide for things to do year-round.