Wild West Canada Special
“In every person there is an adventurer, one goes on an adventure in the city, the other in a motorhome, and some hike into the wilderness on foot. The Wild West of Canada has something for everyone”
Welcome to the Wild West
Was it the unexpected encounter with a bear? Was it the fresh mountain air or the warmth of a crackling campfire? I don’t remember exactly, but my passion for Canada began when in the last millennium, I first experienced the wild nature of the Rocky Mountains. From Edmonton I drove via Banff National Park to Vancouver on the Pacific Ocean. It tasted like more, and over the years I made more than 20 travel stories about Canada.
I am therefore super proud that we can bring you our first WideOyster Canada Special. (and if it’s up to me there will be more!)
In this edition Marco Barneveld explores Edmonton’s ‘Urban Jungle’ together with photographer René Koster, and skis on Sunshine’s famous slopes in Banff National Park. I literally travel off the beaten track in a 4x4 camper in search of unknown gems on Vancouver Island. .
In every person there is an adventurer, one goes on an adventure in the city, the other in a motorhome, and some hike into the wilderness on foot. The Wild West of Canada has something for everyone
Frits Meyst, adventure photographer
Let’s Explore, eh!
Wedged between the Rocky Mountains and the Pacific Ocean lies a city, but not just any city. Early 2019, Vancouver has been declared third in the world ranking of best cities to live in. On our way to Vancouver Island, we gladly do a stopover. A weedwacker with...