Explore the Northeastern Towns of Ontario

Northeastern Ontario is the ideal place to plan a road trip because of the fantastic Canadian scenery and many towns and cities to see. Whether you have a few days or a few weeks, you can plan a trip that includes all the highlights of life in this region. From North Bay to West Nipissing, […]

A Year-round Guide To Adventure Across Northeastern Ontario

Whether you visit in winter, spring, summer, or fall, Northeastern Ontario has something to offer everyone, in every season. Exploring this phenomenal area is a must, as some of the best restaurants, outdoor activities, and nightlife are nestled right in this region. Before you pack your bags, pick a season and discover everything Northeastern Ontario […]

Trailing Away: A Guide to the Best Hikes in Timmins

Tucked away on the banks of the Mattagami River, surrounded by lush woodlands on all sides, it’s no surprise that Timmins is a dream for outdoor adventurers. Hikers, bikers, campers, kayakers, you name it, will feel right at home. With hundreds of miles of trails that wind deep into Northeastern Ontario’s wilderness, it remains a […]

Our Top 6 North Bay Winter Trails

Winter in North Bay is an exciting, busy time—as the snow falls, the fun begins! Whether you enjoy feeling the wind on your face skiing downhill or the quiet of the forest as you glide along cross-country, this Northeastern Ontario town has a winter trail for you. (North Bay trails aren’t too bad in other […]

North Bay by Water: On Lake Nipissing in Ontario

The city of North Bay sits quietly on the shores of Lake Nipissing Ontario. Located between the Ottawa River and Georgian Bay this naturally fed lake is the third largest lake in Ontario. With a surface area of 337.3 square miles (873.6 square kilometers), there’s more than enough to keep water enthusiasts happy. On the […]

Snow: Our Favourite Four-Letter Word

For me, snow is magical. It changes the world around you. It creates a different picture every time it falls, greeting you with a sparkle and a promise of fun. I go way up north in Ontario for a lot of snow—to the very last city before you can’t drive anymore.  Timmins has an average […]

The Ultimate Visitor’s Guide to Timmins

There’s a reason why Timmins has earned the nickname “The City with a Heart of Gold”—it only takes one visit to fall in love with this northeastern Ontario spot! Timmins is situated on the Mattagami River in Treaty 9 traditional territory, with more than 43,000 people. Originally settled as a mining town, the city’s history […]

The Best Thing To Do in Timmins? Escape To the Lake

Located in the heart of the Canadian Shield, Timmins is a city in Northeastern Ontario that offers the best of urban life and rural adventure.  Set on the Mattagami River and occupying Mattagami First Nation traditional territory, Timmins is close to more than 500 lakes and rivers, making it the perfect spot to partake in […]