Hiking in Canada: Rogart Mountain, Nova Scotia

Looking for a challenging wilderness hike in northern Nova Scotia? Rogart Mountain offers rugged terrain, expansive views, gorgeous hardwood forest, and an elegant waterfall.   Rogart Mountain Tr...

Hiking in Canada: Polly Cove, Nova Scotia

Rugged, glaciated landscapes, open terrain, and spectacular views make the unmarked trails at Polly Cove on Nova Scotia’s South Shore a hiker’s paradise.   Polly Cove (or Polly’...

Canadian Mammals: Columbian Ground Squirrel

Perky and agile, the Columbian ground squirrel lives in colonies, inhabits alpine clearings, and hibernates for more than half the year.   May’s mammal of the month is the Columbian ground ...