Entries by Jonathan

SaskHiker: 5 Reasons Why Saskatchewan Winter’s Don’t Suck

Jay Brown, the SaskHiker, is an avid outdoorsmen and hiker from Saskatchewan who is continually looking for the next adventure. He runs the website www.saskhiker.com, which he encourages people to use as a guide to their own adventures. Well folks, we got hammered with an early taste of winter. With a 100 year snowfall record being broken in […]

Saskatchewan’s section of The Great Trail now connected

Trans Canada Trail (TCT) is thrilled to announce that Saskatchewan’s section of The Great Trail is now connected, province-wide, making it Canada’s fourth province or territory – after Newfoundland & Labrador, Prince Edward Island and Yukon – to reach this milestone. This achievement was marked at a public celebration (in collaboration with Wakamow Valley Authority) […]

October Trail of the Month: Wakamow Valley trails

Each month from May to October, the STA is promoting a trail in a different part of the province to encourage people to explore nature and be physically active. For trail enthusiasts, there are plenty of reasons to flock to Wakamow Valley at the heart of the Moose Jaw River. The area is home to […]

Agenda: The Great Trail connection celebration

On October 1, 1-3 p.m., at the NEW Wakamow Valley Suspension Bridge in Moose Jaw, Trans Canada Trail (TCT) — in collaboration with Wakamow Valley Authority — will officially announce that Saskatchewan’s section of The Great Trail is now connected, province-wide. This event will also feature the unveiling of the new Wakamow Valley Suspension Bridge, part of The […]

The Great Trail finds a great home in North Qu’Appelle

In August, Saskatchewan achieved connection of The Great Trail, province-wide. As the longest recreational trail in the world, The Great Trail offers a wide range of activities through a variety of landscapes – urban, rural and wilderness, along greenways, waterways and roadways across Canada. In celebration, the Trans Canada Trail staff has released a series […]

Prairie Hospitality on the Trail

In August, Saskatchewan achieved connection of The Great Trail, province-wide. As the longest recreational trail in the world, The Great Trail offers a wide range of activities through a variety of landscapes – urban, rural and wilderness, along greenways, waterways and roadways across Canada. In celebration, the Trans Canada Trail staff has released a series […]

Creating trail tourism in rural Saskatchewan

In August, Saskatchewan achieved connection of The Great Trail, province-wide. As the longest recreational trail in the world, The Great Trail offers a wide range of activities through a variety of landscapes – urban, rural and wilderness, along greenways, waterways and roadways across Canada. In celebration, the Trans Canada Trail staff has released a series […]

5 Must-See Sections of The Great Trail in Saskatchewan

In August, Saskatchewan achieved connection of The Great Trail, province-wide. As the longest recreational trail in the world, The Great Trail offers a wide range of activities through a variety of landscapes – urban, rural and wilderness, along greenways, waterways and roadways across Canada. In celebration, the Trans Canada Trail staff has released a series […]

Help support the Elbow Trail

Work is progressing on the Elbow recreational trail system. You can help ensure the success of this project by making a donation. This proposed trail system will provide the people of Elbow and its surrounding communities, as well as visitors to Lake Diefenbaker, with an excellent natural surface, environmentally-friendly trail system that is safe for […]

Saskatchewan achieves connection of The Great Trail

For Saskatchewan trail enthusiasts, it’s a great time to celebrate. In August, Saskatchewan achieved connection of The Great Trail, province-wide. As the longest recreational trail in the world, The Great Trail offers a wide range of activities through a variety of landscapes – urban, rural and wilderness, along greenways, waterways and roadways across Canada. Saskatchewan is […]