15 ways to beat the winter blues


Go to a winter festival

Get out of the house and away from that fireplace for some good ol’ fashioned community spirit fun. Griz Days in Fernie, B.C., for example, will include events such as bacon eating, log tossing, and a street hockey tournament. A fan favourite is the final day Raging Elk Dummy Downhill, where hand-built elk dummies are sent down hills and off jumps.



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