The Adventure Begins at Porcupine Hills http://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/the-adventure-begins-at-porcupine-hills Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:17:00 -0600 My most recent adventure was to Porcupine Hills, Saskatchewan's newest provincial park. Located south of Hudson Bay, there are five recreational sites: Mcbride Lake, Saginas Lake Pepaw Lake, Parr Hill, and Woody River. This was a new destination for me, and I didn't know what to expect. This area has landscapes that transition from meadows to lakes to rolling hills covered with... Brits By The Bus! http://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/brits-by-the-bus Tue, 11 Sep 2018 11:38:45 -0600 The Saskatchewan British Car Club annual car show called "Brits by the Bus" was one show that turned heads driving through downtown. Located in Saskatoon in front of the majestic Delta Bessborough Hotel and beside the famous little red ice cream shack that was once an old British style bus — this wasn't any ordinary car show by any stretch. This annual event attracts... Douglas Provincial Park Sand Dunes! http://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/douglas-provincial-park-sand-dunes Thu, 06 Sep 2018 17:51:00 -0600 I have wandered all kinds of terrain and landscapes this year. Areas that are as flat as the eye can see, valleys that stretch across the plains, hundreds of freshwater lakes, and deep forests with all kinds of vegetation. But I have to say, there is one form of scenery in Saskatchewan that doesn't get the attention it deserves! Most of us have heard of the Great Sand Hills near Leader... My SaskatcheSelfie! http://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/saskatcheselfie Wed, 05 Sep 2018 19:21:00 -0600 Do you ever find yourself in the right place at the right time? Well, here is my story:I was on my way to Watrous when I decided to stop in the town of Young, Saskatchewan. I was looking for photo opportunities and after some shots with the mural that stands before the community, I headed toward the grain elevator across the highway. While waiting for the train to cross, the owner of the... Farm to Fork! http://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/farm-to-fork Fri, 31 Aug 2018 13:09:00 -0600 Have you ever thought about where your food comes from? Who Produced it? What's the story behiind it? Often, we don't the answers to those types of questions but they're questions many of us want to and should know. This summer, I had the opportunity to get answers to these questions. I was invited to join a tour called "Farm to Fork" put on by Farm & Food Care... Ag In Motion! http://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/ag-in-motion Wed, 29 Aug 2018 22:15:59 -0600 Did you know Saskatchewan plays host to the largest outdoor agricultural trade show in Western Canada?Once a year near Langham, Saskatchewan, thousands of agricultural producers gather for "Ag in Motion". This mega expo brings innovation to the field through interactive exhibits and live field crop plot demonstrations! Saskatchewan, a province where manufactoring is a vital... The Saskatchewan Food Centre http://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/the-saskatchewan-food-centre Mon, 27 Aug 2018 20:05:27 -0600 The Saskatchewan Food Centre is a non-profit organization that offers full service assistance to food processors wanting to add value to their products for both domestic and international markets. The Food Centre is a place where Saskatchewan farmers and entrepreneurs go to create, package, market and distribute their unique food products. With two facilities located in Saskatoon, the Food Centre... Chief Whitecap Waterway ADVENTURE AWAITS! http://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/chief-whitecap-waterway-adventure-awaits Thu, 23 Aug 2018 21:42:00 -0600 If you are looking for the ultimate adventure, I would highly recommend travelling along the Chief Whitecap Waterway on the South Saskatchewan River, exploring the scenic river valley between Gardiner Dam and the City of Saskatoon.  Before heading out on the water, my friends and I did a little research about the waterway itself. Searching the Chief Whitecap Waterway website, we... Chef's Series At Taste of Saskatchewan http://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/chef-series-at-taste-of-saskatchewan Wed, 22 Aug 2018 19:17:00 -0600 Taste of Saskatchewan, held each summer in Saskatoon, is Saskatchewan's premier food festival, attracting foodies from near and far to taste dishes prepared by Saskatoon's top chefs. During the six day event, there was endless amounts of food served by over 30 local restaurants, live entertainment and fun cooking competitions - like the Chef's Series, which I was lucky enough to... La Ronge Precambrian Geological Laboratory http://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/la-ronge-precambrian-geological-laboratory Mon, 20 Aug 2018 19:32:00 -0600 Earlier this summer, I visited La Ronge where I had the opportunity to view the massive library of core samples stored at the La Ronge Precambrian Geological Laboratory. This Unique laboratory acts as a library of core samples from various mineral occurances found in the north. The lab is an important resource to help understand the geological context of various types of mineral occurances in the...