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10 Frozen Homemade Treats to Beat the Heat

Summer is here and it is hot! There are so many ways that you can keep cool during the summer months though. One way is to make your own frozen homemade treats! They are easy to make and will help you cool down after being in the sunshine for a long period. Chocolate Banana Pops One of …

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Like Water Sports? Then you’ll LOVE these Amazing Music Festivals!

If you are one of those people that feels the desire to combine as much warm weather fun into a single event as possible, you’re not alone!  There’s a whole world full of people just like you, and there is a whole world of music festivals that are meant to entertain you!  Here is a …

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Ontario’s Most Extreme Events, Summer 2014 [INFOGRAPHIC]

Tough Mudder Toughest Event on the Planet August 16/17, Coldwater Description: A hardcore obstacle course challenge designed test your strength, stamina, mental grit and camaraderie. Only the most courageous Canucks cross this finish line. CN Tower Edge Walk Way Up There, Way Out There April 14 Onwards, Toronto Description: Toronto’s tallest urban adventure and the world’s …

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Do Couples That Ski Together Stay Together?

Of course they do. That means they’re both awesome. We love to see families and couples out snowboarding and skiing in Barrie. It’s well documented that sharing activities with your partner can help your relationship. It gives you an opportunity to bond and grow together, while giving you something active you can share. But what …

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Did Justin Beiber Really Try to Rent a Ski Hill on NYE?

It seems Canada’s own Justin Beiber was recently near Barrie. Snowboarders and skiers may have been star struck by seeing the pop star, but the local resort was not. Reports say that Beiber inquired about renting an entire hill at Collingwood’s Blue Mountain on New Year’s Eve, so he and his friends could snowboard privately. …

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How Do I Get My Kids Into Skiing or Snowboarding?

If you’re a fanatic, chances are good you want to raise kids who love skiing or snowboarding. Barrie is a great place to grow up, if you spend your winters on the slopes. As a family-run business, we love seeing parents with their kids. Experienced parents can be found on our hills, teaching their kids …

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You Can (and Should) Start Skiing or Snowboarding at Any Age

I’m not sure what I did with my winters before I started snowboarding in Barrie. Actually, that’s not true. I know exactly what I did: I took a lot of naps. But that changed last winter. At age 34, I decided I was going to stop hibernating. My New Years Resolution was to pick up snowboarding …

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5 Songza Playlists for Snowboarding or Skiing in Barrie

Did yesterday’s hint of snow get everyone on Barrie excited for ski and snowboard season? Me too. With the season on the horizon, I’ve made it my goal to listen to more music while I snowboard. Now that’s I’ve got Apple Protect, I can feel free to wreck my iPhone on the hill. If you’re …

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