Weather conditions are looking ideal for next Saturday’s Sleeping Giant Loppet. Unlike past years, Peter Crooks, the chief groomer has no stress! The park trails have a deep base and have been groomed consistently all season. It’s going to be a memorable year as elite local and international skiers vie for the $1,000 grand prize in the 50 km free event. Families and students skiing the 8 km Mini-Loppet will have a chance to howl and ski along with Lakehead University’s mascot “Wolfie”. Continue reading One week to the Sleeping Giant Loppet!
Tourism Thunder Bay has once again organized Canada’s ultimate outdoor adventure campaign, “Seven Days With The Giant”. This summer, one lucky winner and three friends will be able to enjoy an all expense paid weeklong adventure exploring the Thunder Bay region. Continue reading You Could Win Seven Days With The Giant!
Looking for a sweetheart of a deal? Then be sure to register you and yours, during the month of February, for one of the Giant Digital Photography Workshops in Ontario Parks this season. Continue reading Valentines’ Gifts for Photographers!
Ski the Chocolate Cup Challenge, an annual Valentine’s Day ski race at Atikokan, near Quetico Provincial Park. Hosted by the Beaten Path Nordic Club, this year’s Chocolate Cup is on February 12. Families are welcome. Plenty of chocolate will be served and there are prizes for all. Stay an extra day and ski the groomed trails at Quetico or book a stay in one of two yurts. Continue reading Valentine ideas at Ontario Parks
That’s right; we’re back for a third season of photography learning programs at Sleeping Giant Provincial Park near Thunder Bay. For 2011 we’re kicking off the series with a spring refresher program at Kakabeka Falls Provincial Park in late May. Continue reading 2011 Giant Digital Photography Workshops Announced!
Great news! Last minute space is now available to sign up for this weekend’s Giant Digital Photography Workshop at Sleeping Giant Provincial Park, Friday Sept 17/10 – 4 p.m. to Sunday Sept 19/10 – 4 p.m. Continue reading Giant Digital Photography Weekend Workshop
The Ontario Parks Fall Colour Report is LIVE at http://www.ontarioparks.com/fallcolour . Check the report often. It is updated as colours change. Here are some of the best fall colour vantage points in Ontario Parks: Continue reading Fall Colour Vantage Points In Ontario Parks
Join fellow photographers on Saturday, August 14, 2010 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.) at Sleeping Giant Provincial Park to learn tips and techniques on how to capture landscape images like they are right out of a magazine! Continue reading “Giant Landscapes” Digital Photography Workshop