“Life is the most spectacular show on earth.” ― Water for Elephants by Canadian Author Sara Gruen.
Lake Laberge, Yukon

Walk among the at Prehistoric World in Morrisburg, Ontario! But hurry, it’s only open until labour day!

Watch the thunderous falls plunge into the canyon below at Wells Gray Provincial Park, in . This natural wonder is a sight to behold.

that more than 400 people and their gathered in Edmonton, and broke the Guinness World Record for the largest ever dog yoga class? Yes, we’re being fur-real! @CBCRadioCanada

"Some people try to get very philosophical and cerebral about what they're trying to say with jazz. You don't need any prologues, you just play." – The late great pianist, Oscar Peterson, born in 1925.

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On National , we celebrate the important history, culture and heritage of the Acadian people!

Feet first, head first or even back first? How would you conquer Canada’s highest ?

@GCB_Bungee Chelsea, Quebec
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Can you hold a for 20 minutes? How about 4 hours and 20 minutes? This ab-solutely incredible feat was accomplished by Montreal fitness enthusiast Dana Glowacka.
Congrats @jestem123 on breaking the world record for the longest plank held by a woman! @jestem123

“It's important to give it all you have while you have the chance.” – Canadian singer and songwriter @ShaniaTwain

Tiffany Falls in Spencer Gorge Conservation Area in Hamilton,

Churchill, is known for its large polar bear population, but DYK that in the summer, it’s also home to tens of thousands of whale’s? You can spot these magnificent mammals as they sing and travel in the Hudson Bay estuaries.

In the heart of Montreal, you can hike up . It only takes around 45 minutes to get to the top, and your reward is a stunning view of the city’s skyline!

Is there anything better than watching a summer blockbuster under the stars? Take advantage of the warm summer nights and head to the theatre. Many small towns all over Canada embrace this classic movie-going experience.
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Dive into the past and learn about Canada’s Railway history. Steam locomotives and stories of life on the Canadian Pacific Line are just some of the things that you’ll find at the Revelstoke Railway Museum in . revelstokerailwaymuseum/IG

Want to reconnect with nature? Éco-Odyssée is a water maze near Wakefield, , where visitors can paddle through the unique marsh environment. We think it’s a pretty a-maze-ing experience
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Three years ago today, one of ’s most decorated swimmers, Penny Oleksiak, tied for gold at the Rio , making her the first Canadian to win 4 medals at a single summer Games!

“No one has ever said that life is to be easy. Only that it is to be lived.” - Canadian novelist, Alistair MacLeod

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It’s ! With dozens of national parks to choose from, where will you set up your campfire to create some delicious s’mores this weekend? Show us your best !

From Bahamas to Ruth B, A Tribe Called Red to Blue Rodeo – some great Canadian performers are taking the stage this weekend in as @ReginaFolkFest celebrates 50 years of great music!
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Named after the Inuktitut word Tongait, meaning “place of spirits,” Torngat Mountains National Park spans 9,700 square km between Northern Quebec and the Labrador Sea where the Inuit people have lived for centuries and continue to hunt and fish across the tundra valleys.

"It's kind of a way as a writer for me to encourage them to say, I need to learn more about who I am because our culture is beautiful." –Carol Rose GoldenEagle, Cree-Dene author of Bearskin Diary and the upcoming Bone Black.

Grasslands National Park,

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