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The Yosemite Falls as seen from the summit of Sentinel Dome
Photo: Alexandra Pope/Canadian Geographic
These experiences strike a healthy balance between staring out a car window and free-climbing El Capitan
Jean Beasley, director of the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre
Photo: Harry Wilson
The Topsail Turtle Project has been helping save imperilled sea turtles for 25 years. Meet Jean Beasley, the 81-year-old force of nature behind its success.
A1934 ad for Soviet tourism that appeared in the Canadian Geographical Journal
Image: Can Geo Archives
Soviet tourism ads from the 1930s portray a land of progress and plenty — but the reality proved starkly different
Passengers on the Niagara Hornblower snap pictures of the Niagara Falls
Photo: Yun Jae Min/Can Geo Photo Club
Tourism campaign to declare Niagara Falls and the surrounding region the 8th wonder of the world sparks outpouring of pride
Hamilton Princess Hotel in Bermuda
Photo courtesy Hamilton Princess hotel and beach club
The Pink Palace, as it's locally known, offers stylish relaxation, a surprisingly impressive modern art collection, and a few connections to Canada
Sea kayaks on the Saguenay fjord
Photo: Sabrina Doyle/Canadian Geographic
From sea kayaking to via ferrata, this area was made for adventure seekers
© purple roni
An adventure race unfolds in one of Ontario’s most spectacular settings
A Cree artist from Manitoba displays a pair of mukluks she created by hand
Photo: Vincent Tsang
An ancient tradition heads to Canada's largest urban centre this fall 
Ottawa 2017 events
Photos courtesy Ottawa 2017
From immersive art installations to dining in the sky, Ottawa hopes to reintroduce itself to the world in 2017. Here's a sneak peek of what's in store.
An illustration of Olympian Rosie MacLennan
Illustration: Shelagh Armstrong/Canadian Geographic
The Olympic gold medallist and reigning world champion trampoline gymnast reflects on her childhood summers in Muskoka, Ont. 
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