By far, one of my favourite aspects of Ottawa is that there is always something new and exciting to show visitors (or locals!). When my mom came to visit in July, we knew most of the trip would be dedicated to family time and Canada Day celebrations. Still, for her last day in Ottawa, we crossed the bridge into Gatineau, Quebec to see a limited time event – MosaïCanada.
Around this time last year, my cousin Taylor came to visit and we trekked over to Gatineau Park to hike the Pink Lake trail. With my sister coming to visit for the May long weekend this year, I knew we needed to hike a different trail in Gatineau Park. Luckily, she was up for it. Continue reading “Hiking to the Carbide Willson Ruins in Gatineau Park”
When hiking a prominent trail in Gatineau Park, an undeniable highlight of the area, the best thing is to be sick and sneezing constantly, right? Nope, definitely not, but that’s how I did it! My cousin Taylor was in town for the weekend, and I wasn’t about to let a brutally annoying cold stand in the way of our plans.