Saturday November 18, 2017

Surviving and thriving in winter

Winter warriors Trevor Dineen and Ify Chiwetelu, along with a pair of 'skijoring' dogs.

Winter warriors Trevor Dineen and Ify Chiwetelu, along with a pair of 'skijoring' dogs. (CBC / Sara Tate)

Listen to Full Episode 54:22

Even though winter comes every year, it's easy to feel unprepared. Sometimes, it's so tempting to just turn up the heat and hibernate. But we're Canadians... and we're better than that.

Whether it's navigating your first snowfall in a wheelchair, sewing your own winter coat, or hunting caribou in the wilds of the Yukon — meet people who are not just surviving winter, but thriving in it. 

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