Cottage Life West will help you enjoy life at the cabin even more with fun and informative articles on everything from how-to projects to inspirational design ideas.
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How one couple won the lottery with an off-grid ski cabin in the Vancouver Island Ranges.
The Mount Polley Mine dumped an ecological disaster on B.C.'s Quesnel Lake cottaging community this summer. Can the lake, and property values, recover?
Tracks of wild predators are stories in the snow.
There's nowhere astronaut Chris Hadfield would rather be than down-to-earth on Stag Island.
Here are the winners of our 25th annual nationwide photo contest—and the "grinners," our favourite funny shots.
Scale a frozen waterfall; the art of ice climbing; Reporter; B.C.-Sask. liquor swap; wildlife zombies; make your own musical instruments; "Cabin Truckers" of the west; gift books; boat engine update
The secret to great nachos; two dips for your chips; refried beans with bacon and smoky queso; champagne cocktails; gifts for the cottage cook; Cornell chicken is Ivy League delicious
Don't be afraid of hand planes; master these three baseboard joints; toilet-sink combo invention; easy-to-install sliding drawer inserts; how to sharpen a spade bit; metal studs vs. wooden 2x4s
What is water worth? A reflection on the mining disaster at Quesnel Lake.
Injured wildlife; solar lights; too many toilets?
How to build a cottage from recycled shipping containers: an introduction to "cargotecture."
How a land trust risked what it was meant to protect.
Colourful evening grosbeaks shine in the winter.
A rare Stone Age cottage creature.