Collingwood Naturopath Shelby Worts landed in Italy mere days before the country went into lockdown—from being quarantined alone in a foreign country, to gaining unprecedented access to the world’s most notorious historical landmarks, this was an experience of a lifetime.
Local golf courses have gone to considerable lengths to open the season safely during the COVID-19 pandemic, adopting best practices to further minimize health risks and to allow golfers to get back on the green
Dutch-born artist Margarethe Vanderpas’ work is a vibrant recreation of the raw natural beauty of Ontario’s landscapes, forests, limestone cliffs and waterscapes. Margarethe is our Summer 2020 Escarpment Cover Artist.
Amid fears of a looming food crisis, local farmers turned to diversified streams to mitigate the effects of COVID-19 on our food supply. For some it was grappling with the sudden cease in demand from restaurants, for others it was turning to online sales and discovering new ways to deliver their produce into the hands of local consumers
While the global pandemic has injected an air of the unknown into our society of late, it’s also served as a reminder of the many benefits of outdoor recreation like cycling—it connects us, improves our health, reduces our stress levels in times of uncertainty and allows us to see the world in new and unexpected ways.