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Yukon River
Photo: Phillip Grondin/Flickr
Parks Canada's Marc Johnson discusses the public call for world heritage site nominations and how sites receive the coveted global designation 
Filmmaker Zacharias Kunuk
Photo: AJ Messier/Hogtown Studios
The Inuk filmmaker recalls his memorable first visit to the archipelago of Haida Gwaii, B.C.
Chamonix
Photos courtesy Steph Jagger and HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
In her new book, Steph Jagger writes about her experience following winter across five continents, destined to break the world record for most vertical feet skied in a year
Walk through the grand former home of Quebec politician Louis-Joseph Papineau
Horses in the snow
Photo: Michelle Valberg
Canadian Geographic Photographer-in-Residence Michelle Valberg is no stranger to shooting in extreme temperatures. Here, she shares advice for taking great photos in the cold.
Map of Canada's Great Trail
Map: Chris Brackley/Canadian Geographic
Formerly known as the Trans Canada Trail, the Great Trail celebrates the country's natural splendour and will be nearly 24,000 kilometres when fully connected by the end of 2017
Canadian Geographic editors' favourite travel 2016
Canadian Geographic/Wikimedia Commons
Can Geo editors reveal their favourite destinations and travel experiences from the past year
A sign advertising the status of the Inuvik-Tuktoyaktuk ice road
Photo: Richard Hartmier/Canadian Geographic
Next winter, the ice road connecting Inuvik and Tuktoyaktuk will be replaced by an all-season overland highway
The most Christmassy place names in Canada
Map: Nick Walker/Canadian Geographic
'Tis the season for the country's winter wonderlands, jolly jurisdictions and seasonal spots.
Photo © Carol Croake/Trumpeter Swan Coalition
Bundle up for some of Ontario’s best seasonal birding
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