A great outdoor photo can elevate: take us from a mundane, Monday-morning transit commute to the top of the Swiss Alps; from a quiet night on the couch to the middle of an African savannah or old growth forest. Here are just a few of the great outdoorsy photos that transported and inspired us in 2018.
No matter your adventure, a good cup of coffee isn't too much to expect when you out in the wild. Here’s our list of ways to make great traditional campfire coffee, and – for you coffeeologists – a superb modern brew.
From High Park to the Islands, the city of Toronto boasts some great urban hiking within its city limits. However, a short jaunt out of the city this autumn can lead to even more excellent day hikes for those of us who love walking through the leaves. Here are 5 great treks close to Toronto to get out of the city, and into the foliage: Spencer's Gorge Driving distance from the CN Tower: 1hr, 2mins (Courtesy Spencer's Gorge Conservation) Hamilton, located about 50 minutes from downtown Toronto, is the waterfall capital of the world. With the leaves turning, and the...
Ahead of the new film, FREE SOLO, National Geographic takes you alongside climber Alex Honnold as he climbs up the face of Yosemite's El Capitain without ropes or supports. Against the sound of the whipping wind, you can navigate and move the angles of the video and follow along from the bottom to the top. Definitely worth a watch – as long as you're ok with getting some sweaty palms on your laptop keyboard. Watch it here: The film, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, opens in select cities throughout October. Check out the trailer here: