Is Picking a Lady Slipper Illegal in Atlantic Canada?

As a child I was always told that it was illegal to pick a Lady Slipper Flower. I’m from PEI and it’s been the provinces flower since 1965….so I always believed it to be true. Later, I passed this knowledge on to my children as they loved to pick flowers as little girls. Never giving it another thought. Until Today; while out hiking on this … Continue reading Is Picking a Lady Slipper Illegal in Atlantic Canada?

Fantum Falls, Nova Scotia

  First of all I’m not sure of the correct spelling of this waterfall. I have seen posts and signs with 3 different spellings including Phantom Falls, Fantom Falls and Fantum Falls. I’m going with the later. Whatever the name may be, these falls are pretty cool! To get to these falls, I chose the Old Guysborough Rd way and headed towards Upper Musquodoboit. It’s about … Continue reading Fantum Falls, Nova Scotia