Snow Globe At Ness Creek! https://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/snow-globe-at-ness-creek Thu, 13 Dec 2018 19:16:00 -0600 On this road trip, I headed back towards Big River, west of Prince Albert National Park, to discover Ness Creek. In Saskatchewan, Ness Creek is typically associated with summer festivals like the award-winning Ness Creek Music Festival, Country at the Creek and Northern Lights Bluegrass & Old Time Music Festival. The site is located only 20 kilometres from Big River. My first reaction?... "Big Bert" Saskatchewan's 92 million-year-old Crocodile! https://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/big-bert-saskatchewans-92-million-year-old-crocodile Tue, 27 Nov 2018 18:31:00 -0600 After enjoying the "Saskatcehwan Outback" near Carrrot River, I traded in my quad and helmet for a relaxing museum experience and checked out "Big Bert". The prehistoric crocodile "Big Bert" was discovered 27 years ago between the town of Arborfield and Carrot River and is the world's most complete Terminonaris Robusta Crocodile Skeleton! This 92... The Great Saskatchewan Outback https://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/the-great-saskatchewan-outback Sun, 25 Nov 2018 12:12:00 -0600 From plains to dense forest and through mud and snow, I went on one of my biggest adventures this fall to an area called Pasquia Hills, near Carrot River. I hopped on for an exciting side-by-side ATV thrill ride and toured deep into the back country, travelling as far as the outer edge of Wildcat Hill Provincial Wilderness Park. So what is Saskatchewan's Outback? Carrot River is... The Story Behind the Book https://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/more-behind-the-book Mon, 19 Nov 2018 20:04:00 -0600 Ever wonder who delivers your copy of the SaskTel Phonebook?In partnership with Directwest, my official search partner, I learned a thing or two about what happens behind the scenes during the annual phonebook distribution this fall and who the folks are that deliver the books. Did you know that your phonebook was likely delivered by an aspiring speed-skater, young hockey player, or future... The Crooked Bush Saskatchewan's botanical mystery trees https://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/the-crooked-bush Fri, 09 Nov 2018 06:11:00 -0600 Located near Hafford Saskatchewan, the Crooked Bush never disappoints in creating that eerie feel walking through the strangely shaped and mesmerizing appearance of the Crooked Trees. The trees are called a botanical mystery by the friends of the Crooked bush and was declared one of the '54 Wonders of Canada' by CBC's 'Morningside' show. This trail tours a small cluster of... Green is the colour football is the game! https://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/green-is-the-colour-football-is-the-game Fri, 09 Nov 2018 05:55:54 -0600 If you have never been to a Saskatchewan Roughrider game before, it's an experience you have to try at least once. The atmosphere on game day is like nothing else with 31,000 fans dressed in green and white standing strong at Mosaic Stadium in Regina. You begin with the walk to the stadium. As you get closer, the crowd of green and white rapidly grows. Music is bumping, cheers are loud,... Eatery on Main - Meadow Lake https://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/eatery-on-main---meadow-lake Fri, 09 Nov 2018 04:49:00 -0600 Ever stroll through a smaller community and find a place that just "wows" you?While visiting Meadow Lake and area, I searched on the Directwest MySask411 App for a coffee shop and bite to eat, and found a fairly new looking place on Main Street called "Eatery On Main." Walking inside, the friendly staff were there ready to greet, and I instantly felt right at home. With a great... Autumn Adventures at Meadow Lake Provincial Park https://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/meadow-lake-provincial-park-1 Fri, 09 Nov 2018 04:12:00 -0600 Did you know Meadow Lake Provincial Park is one of the largest provincial parks in Canada? This was my first time visiting the park, and the scenery blew me away with how breath-taking it was, especially during the fall!With more than 1,600 kilometres featuring more than 20 lakes and well-groomed trails where you could either hike or bike, you'll be greeted with some of the most amazing views... Waters Edge Eco Lodge https://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/waters-edge-eco-lodge Fri, 09 Nov 2018 03:44:00 -0600 This isn't your ordinary lodge in the woods folks. Waters Edge Eco Lodge is an ALL SEASON luxurious lakeside accommodation, nestled in the beautiful natural environment of Meadow Lake Provincial Park!What makes the Eco Lodge unique? The lodge focuses on sustainable ecological practices that have been incorporated into the design, construction and opertation — top things off, the... Regina Open Door Society - Hackathon https://saskatchewanderer.ca/blog/regina-open-door-society---hackathon Wed, 31 Oct 2018 12:59:00 -0600 Recently, I had the opportunity to join up with the Regina Open Door Society during their first ever Hackathon event at Innovation Place in Regina. The Open Door Society helps immigrants and refugees settle into the community and find careers. The goal of the Hackathon was to connect newcomers who have tech skills to technology companies in the city and offer them a venue to show prospective...