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10 reasons why Arctic Canada’s Northwest Territories is a sure bet

For your post-COVID adventure holiday The one good thing about COVID travel restrictions is that it gives us plenty of time to research the perfect adventure holiday destination!  When restrictions lift, make your first trip outside Australia count. For our money, Canada’s arctic region, the Northwest Territories is the adventure destination that delivers the goods …

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5 essential phone apps for wilderness trips

Nothing will ever replace the reliability of the good old map and compass, and it is essential to know how to use them before headingout into the wild. Nonetheless, phones and electronic devices have become an incredibly helpful resource and a safety net for adventurers. Given the highly unpredictable nature of the outdoors and the risk it entails, it is better to be safe than sorry. In somecases, setting your phone up properly can save lives, so give yourself some peace of mind and download these 5 apps before headingout into the backcountry.  1 – Emergency +  If there is just one app that you should absolutely have on your phone it’s this one. It’s free, works offline and has a low battery consumption. This app will provide you with a map of where you …

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