Photo: Alberto Loyo/Shutterstock


Following Canada will allow us to provide you customized content based on your interests

Standing on the rocky Canadian shoreline with fog snaking into the valleys and trees leaning away from the wind, it's easy to be wrapped up in the beauty of the moment.

Read More

What's often difficult is imagining the grand scale of Canada, whether it's the diversity of its landscapes (rocky fjords, high mountain peaks, vast prairie, thick forests, and arctic tundra are just a few of the highlights) or the cultural plurality of its urban centers. If you're looking for extreme solitude or to push your limits, Canada offers both.

Matador highlights the Yukon Arctic Ultra race as well as featuring some of the best places in Canada for hiking, skiing and snowshoeing. Want to get out and explore? There are guides on road and train trips that can get you out into the middle of all of that vastness. Then, come in from the outdoors with features on getting the most out of visiting Canada's multi-cultural cities.

Trending Cities


50% of Canadians live south of this line

Canada is finally reopening its borders to Americans

Canada extends its cruise ship ban until 2022

A 3-season travel guide to the natural wonders of Churchill, Manitoba

Nunavik, Quebec, an Arctic wilderness, is only two hours from Montreal

Find peace and adventure in Atlantic Canada’s amazing natural landscapes

Road trip itinerary for seeing the best of New Brunswick

Traveling green in New Brunswick: Your eco-friendly trip guide

Road trip itinerary for seeing the best of Nova Scotia

Whales, seabirds, and icebergs: How to see the Newfoundland and Labrador “Big 3”

9 moments you’ll remember forever from your trip to New Brunswick

Videos From Canada

Life under the lights

Manitoba: Subarctic summer wild

Montréal: Come for work, stay for play.

Iron Path: Demystifying the via ferrata

Load More


British Columbia’s rock climbing is as intense and exciting as the sport gets

Everything Americans need to know about traveling to Canada right now

What it’s like to travel to Canada during a cross-border closure

Why Quebec is the ultimate spot for a winter wellness getaway

These wintry backcountry lodges prove that wilderness can be luxurious

The best ski resorts for snowboarders, according to pro shredders

Banff is most beautiful in winter, and you don’t need to ski to love it

The best ski resorts in North America for beginners

There’s more to Tofino than surfing: diving into the town’s Indigenous heart

Load More
Following Canada will allow us to provide you customized content based on your interests
Save Bookmark
We use cookies to understand how you use our site and to improve your experience. This includes personalizing content and advertising. For more information on how we use cookies consult our revised Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.