Sun to Snow: A Guide To Lake Louise and Banff Adventures

If you’re visiting Banff, all you’ll be doing is enjoying some of the best skiing and hiking in the Canadian Rockies, right? Not quite. There is so much more to this spectacular town and its surroundings than just trails! Banff National Park boasts the kind of mountains, forests and clear air that Heidi would treasure, […]

A 48-hour Sustainable Tour: Eco tourism in Banff, Canada

Canada’s oldest national park is not only home to incredible wildlife and breathtaking nature, it’s also an up-and-coming destination for eco tourism. From Banff’s Zero Waste Trail initiative to eliminate all waste going to landfill by 2050, to the abundance of eco resorts and sustainable restaurants, it’s easy to make your 48 hours in Banff […]

An Instagrammer’s Guide to Northeastern Ontario

It’s not easy keeping things fresh on the ‘gram when everyone’s phone has a wicked camera and a million filters to make almost any picture look good. So, for the true Instagram aficionado, we offer the best spots for Insta shots in Northeastern Ontario, by season, so you can keep your feed fresh and inspiring […]

Where To See Northern Lights In Canada: Northeastern Ontario

It’s a common misconception that you need to travel far and wide to get a glimpse of the northern lights. Destinations like Iceland, Norway and Greenland are notorious for having exceptional views of this incredible, natural marvel—but did you know you can see northern lights in Canada almost any time of year?  Northern lights, sometimes […]

Day Trips from North Bay

While North Bay in Northeastern Ontario has a lot to offer, you’ll find plenty to see beyond the city limits, too. There are many day trips in every direction from this small city on the shores of Lake Nipissing. Whether you’re looking for exciting places with spectacular views in Northeastern Ontario, or a day on […]

In the Swing of Things: The Best Places to Play Golf in Timmins

Besides the chance to shout “Fore!” as you take a swing, golf gives you a sense of serenity and a connection with nature, which will immediately calm your mind. Also, you can enjoy the open spaces of Northeastern Ontario without having large crowds around, which is just what you might be looking for during these […]

Terrestrial Treats: Stargazing in Timmins

Imagine being surrounded by infinite open spaces, a starry night sky, and encapsulated in utter silence. All of this is possible in Timmins, Northeastern Ontario, where you can experience the magic of stargazing. You don’t have to be a professional astronomer, either. Thanks to its relatively small population, the light pollution is low and dark […]

Instagram Challenge Winner & Honorable Mentions: #ppgreatoutdoors

Thanks to all who participated in this week’s Instagram challenge #ppgreatoutdoors — it was inspiring seeing Passion Passport community members from all over the world get out and explore! Congratulations to this week’s honorable mentions (left to right, starting top-left) who will receive 25% off vouchers for the NEMO website. Make sure to check their individual feeds […]

PP Instagram Challenge (2/17/14): #ppgreatoutdoors

For many of us, February means staying warm and cozy inside. But in our minds, it’s always time to get outside and explore! This week’s Instagram challenge is in collaboration with NEMO which offers great outdoor equipment for explorers of all kinds. The winner will receive camping gear valued at $400 including a Nemo Galaxi Tent; a Filo […]