Canada fire bans and restrictions.

Campfire

When you head out in to the wilderness this summer please help keep our forests in Canada safe from wildfire. Review the fire bans and restrictions for the area you are visiting and keep yourself up to date of any current wildfires that might be burning and avoid getting trapped.

Canada:
British Columbia
Alberta
Saskatchewan
Manitoba
Ontario
Quebec
Newfoundland

The Territories:
Yukon
Northwest Territories

For tips to help keep you safe building and maintaining a campfire please visit our post here Top 5 campfire safety tips.

List of necessary supplies. Camping checklist.

If you don’t go camping often (or this is your first time), this basic camping checklist is a good start. Over time, you may wish to add some other personal items.

What to bring camping:

1. Garbage bags. Just because you are out in the wilderness doesn’t mean you can toss your garbage anywhere you want and leave it. This can attract bears and other wildlife. Please always follow the rule “pack out what you pack in”.

2. Tent. Unless you are planning on primitive camping, you will need a shelter to sleep in or even hide from the sun or rain. Continue reading “List of necessary supplies. Camping checklist.”