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Ultimate Guide to Fly Fishing | tackle.org

May 14, 2018 / No Comments , , , ,

We are always attempting to improve and learn more about how to fly fish. Fly fishing techniques are varied with time tested and proven strategies combined with attempts at fooling fish using new ideas. Learn the basics, expand to learn advanced techniques and experiment along the way to form your own innovative style. There is always something new to learn Read More

How to spend an awesome winter weekend in Cypress Hills Park | SnowSeekers

February 12, 2018 / No Comments , , , , ,

Sun sparkles on snow at the top of the quad chair at Hidden Valley Ski Resort. At 1,400 metres (4,593 feet) elevation, we can see clear across the park. It’s hard to fathom a ski hill in southeast Alberta, but it’s here, and it’s great. Bernard Blackburn chuckles at my astonished expression and whoops, “We’re skiing in the Prairies!” before Read More

THE AUDIBLE: BIKEPACKING CYPRESS HILLS

January 12, 2018 / 2 Comments , , ,

Although not as dramatic as the Canadian Rockies to the west, this 3-4 day bikepacking route in the Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park is a unique destination for anyone interested in deep rooted history, geological phenomena, diverse landscapes, challenging hills, quiet fishing streams, “tame” and wild animals, few people, fewer cars, and a dark sky preserve. The Cypress Hills are an Read More

The Cypress Hills Destination Area’s – Christmas Gift Guide

December 14, 2017 / No Comments , , , , , , , ,

With so many great experiences and adventures to be had in the Cypress Hills Destination Area it’s hard to narrow it down to just 10, but here are some that you can give as a gift – perfect for those who don’t want to shop, or who would rather give experiences than another trinket that will sit on the shelf. Read More