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Canada Travel Guide On The Wild Side

Discover the Roads Less Travelled and get hooked forever!

Backcountry Canada Travel Guide is your stepping-stone to the wilderness of Western Canada. Here you’ll find valuable tips on visas, work, and travel, budget travel. I introduce you to unique English language schools and wilderness ranches and help you find a suitable guest ranch for your western cowboying experience.

Canada is known for secluded campsites, best places to backpack, hike, and camp. I tell you what off-road driving in the Canadian wilderness is all about.

Best of all, I teach you basic wilderness skills you need to survive in the wilderness. Find out about the best Canadian small town rodeos and the wild west and – how to meet the locals. My blog posts keep you updated with insider travel tips and inspirations.

Canada Travel Guide is geared towards the adventure traveller and the individual who wants to explore areas in western Canada independently and off the beaten track. I show you how to do it and how to prepare for it and proof to you that you can do it.

Get informed about Canada, about our lifestyle, customs, what kind of food we eat and how we survive in our frigged northern climate.

Are you thinking about moving to Canada? I give you tips on this topic as well.

Find out how to meet rangers, cowboys, tourists and travellers, runaways and rebels, aboriginal people, Amish and Mennonites, pub owners and drunks, miners and madmen.

Canada has many major tourist attractions, but the real fun is to find the backcountry secrets in between. Find forgotten graves, secret hot pools, hidden waterfalls, isolated free campsites, remote and friendly backcountry pubs.

However, Canada is the second largest country in the world. As a result, distances between places and attractions are huge. Therefore learn how to take your time and travel with a specific purpose.

Most of all become an Adventure Tourist! Talk about “What I did” instead of just “Where I went”. Have fun without spending a fortune and travelling great distances.

Where does this guide take you?

In the Backcountry Canada Travel Guide, I share with you everything I’ve discovered and learned over the years while living, working and travelling in backcountry Canada. All content is based on personal travel experience and working in adventure tourism.

You will see that the Canadian backcountry is not only forests, mountains, lakes and grizzly bears. It’s far from that, and it’s not as dangerous as you think. Learn about our wildlife, wolfs and coyotes, and what to do when you run into a cougar.

Also, read about the First Nations and the local folks. Find out how to avoid the tourist crowds. Get inspired to do explore Northern Canada and drive adventure highways. Explore Buffalo jump, before heading up to Dinosaur Provincial Park in Alberta Canada.

Do you want to get a taste of the Wild West? Check out Justina’s travel story.

If heliskiing in Canada is on your bucket list; you will find information on it on this website.

Find a cheap flight, know what to pack for your trip and where to get travel insurance. Look out for cheap accommodation or a free campsite.  Get tips on how to get a working holiday visa AND find a job.

And that’s just a start!

Backcountry Canada Travel Guide is filled with heaps of insider’s information.  It will help you with serious travel planning.

The Canadian Backcountry is wild and beautiful. Unless you have been here before, you won’t be able to imagine it; the feel of solitude and space, when you sit in front of a campfire at night, drinking Cowboy coffee and gazing up to millions of stars.

The backcountry is not where most travellers to Canada are heading. I do promise you, when you travel on those lonely gravel roads you will feel a sense of satisfaction and freedom you never thought possible.

Get off the beaten track – experience the wilderness!

To travel in the backcountry you need enough information and some common sense. I hope that I can offer you plenty of both.

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Time to dig in and plan the adventure

Find updates on my My Travel Blog regularly. Read about secret places and personal stories and learn about the challenges that occur when living on the edge. Or find out, how new technology ends up in a backcounty kitchen.

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