Virginia Marshall

Virginia Marshall is a former editor of Rapid and Adventure Kayak magazines. She writes and paddles from Washago, Ontario.

Kayak Montreal: Where To Paddle, Rent, Buy & More

It should come as no surprise that an island city like Montreal boasts an abundance of exceptional  opportunities to kayak and canoe—especially since Montreal sits at the confluence of...

Top 10 Best Places To Go Rafting In Montreal

Situated at the convergence of two mighty rivers—the Ottawa and the St. Lawrence—outstanding Montreal rafting opportunities are just as plentiful as smoked meat and 17th-century architecture. You can enjoy...

Best Places To Go Camping In And Near Montreal

Looking for a peaceful place to pitch your tent that offers both the sounds of nature and great access to the sights of the city? It’s easier than you...

24 Adventurous Things To Do In Montreal

Montreal is one of Canada’s largest cities, measured in both population and geographic size. Encompassing over 430 square kilometers, the Montreal metropolitan area offers an unrivalled variety of outdoor...

Kayak Saguenay: Where To Paddle, Rent, Buy & More

Quebec’s Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region is often referred to as “The Land of Giants.” Paddlers who visit this special place will quickly see why Saguenay is a dream to kayak. The...

Camping In Saguenay: 20 Best Places To Pitch Your...

Quebec’s Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region is an outdoor adventure and paddling paradise. From the wide-open waters and endless sand beaches of Lac Saint-Jean to the towering mountain cliffs and abundant marine...

35 Adventurous Things To Do In Saguenay

From the towering mountains and abundant marine life of the stunning Saguenay Fjord to the wild rivers of the Lac Saint-Jean basin, Quebec’s Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region is an outdoor adventure...

Kayak Riviere Rouge: Where To Paddle, Rent & More

Rushing out of the Laurentian Mountains north of Mont Tremblant, the Riviere Rouge flows over 200 km south to the Ottawa River at the town of Grenville, Quebec. It’s...

Top 10 Best Rivers To Paddle In Quebec

Culturally and geographically, Quebec is a landscape shaped by rivers. Canada’s largest province is home to more than 3,000 rivers, including the country’s largest—and most significant, from a historic...