Author: Escarpment Magazine

Powdery Pursuits

There are essentially two kinds of people in Southern Ontario: those who flee winter and those who wait impatiently throughout the other three seasons for its return. For the latter, the snow is as much an invitation as a tantalizing challenge. After all, it takes a certain amount of dedication—not to mention layers and equipment—to head willingly into a deep freeze with the intention of enjoying it.
Story by Kate MacLennan, photography by Clay Dolan.

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Take Everything As It Comes

Among Canada’s artistic luminaries, Tom Thomson stands unparalleled. His extraordinary talent, profound bond with nature, and distinctive artistic approach, has left an enduring imprint on Canadian art, inspiring generations of artists.
Words by Aidan Ware, Director and Chief Curator, Tom Thomson Art Gallery.

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Happy Feet

Are your feet not sharing the same passion for skiing as you are? We’ve consulted with experts in ski boots to uncover the secrets to a more enjoyable day on the slopes.

Words by Kate MacLennan | photography by Clay Dolan

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Harvest Delights

To celebrate the season, Copper Blues’ chef Kevin Coulter shares a few of his favourite autumn dishes, paired with homegrown beer and cider from Thornbury Craft Co.

Recipes by Kevin Coulter | photography by Clay Dolan

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Legends of Creation

James Simon Mishibinijima’s artwork weaves a rich array of deep themes stemming from an authentic Anishinaabe perspective—a treasury of wisdom that imparts sacred teachings distilled over countless ages.

Words by Deena Dolan

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Runway Runaways

The hottest styles of the season, curated by top-notch locally owned, independent retailers in the area.

Hair & makeup by Katie Ballantyne, photography by Clay Dolan

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Farmhouse Revival

A retired couple with vision, lovingly transformed a 1900s Victorian home, adding special finishes, piece by piece.

Words by Marc Huminilowycz | photography by Clay Dolan

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Nordic Noël

Looking for an elegant yet uncomplicated way to adorn your holiday home? Consider embracing a Scandinavian-inspired theme.

Words by Laurie Severn | photography by Clay Dolan

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