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Why Visit Canada?

The World's second biggest country is home to amazing scenery in several regions, combining stunning natural beauty, with cities full of very friendly people and great shopping. Driving the Trans-Canada is 3% urban and 97% nature and rural! Try and see all of it, or focus on just one region or province.

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Weather Alerts & Highway Conditions

Here are the most recent news and weather stories posted for Trans Canada Highway:

Snow and some freezing rain in southern & eastern Newfoundland

(Posted:01/16/2018)

NL: Snow will continue over southern Newfoundland and spread to the northeast coast this morning. The snow will be heavy at times, with total snowfall accumulations of about 10 to 15 cm expected by the time the snow tapers off in the afternoon. in the St John's area, snow over the Avalon Peninsula has or will change through ice pellets to a prolonged period of freezing rain this morning. Most areas are expected to receive 6 to 8 hours of freezing rain before precipitation tapers off this afternoon.

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Smog warning for Quebec's St Lauwrence valley

(Posted:01/16/2018)

QC: Atmospheric conditions could result in a deterioration in air quality from Montreal (extending north to Gatineau) east to Quebec City Level of pollutants will become high this evening and will persist until midday Wednesday.

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Freezing rain for central BC

(Posted:01/16/2018)

BC: TCH WEATHER ALERT for Tuesday Jan 16: Freezing rain for central BC affecting TCH #1, Coquihallla and #3 Crowsnest routes. For South Thompson, central and southern Okanagan, and West Kootenay regions the freezing rain is more likely over higher elevations where temperatures remain below the freezing mark.

January Thaw across central/eastern Newfoundland

(Posted:01/12/2018)

NL: Temperatures will rise well above seasonal values for the next 2-3 days, giving significant snowmelt, accompanied by some rain. Eastern Newfoundland may reach the double- digits on Saturday and Sunday, with some showers or drizzle for Saturday, and steadier rain on Sunday. Possible freezing rain Sunday night or Monday morning. For Central and Northeastern Newfoundland: Rain showers are forecast to arrive on Saturday, turning to freezing drizzle Saturday night or Sunday morning, as temperatures turn colder. Some areas may see some snow Sunday night or Monday morning.

Rainfall warning across Nova Scotia

(Posted:01/12/2018)

NS: Rain associated with this system will begin over southwestern Nova Scotia this evening and spread northeastward. At this time 25 to 50 mm of rain is expected by Saturday evening. The largest rainfall accumulation is expected to be confined to southwestern and northern Nova Scotia where total system rainfall may reach or exceed 50 mm by Saturday evening.

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Travel Articles

Here are some featured travel stories posted for the Trans Canada Highway:

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updated the Rules For RVs in Canada on TransCanadaHighway.comupdated the Rules For RVs in Canada on TransCanadaHighway.com

with the common driving laws |and rules affecting camping |and RVs across Canada:

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To and From Toronto, Ontario and the Trans-Canada HighwayTo and From Toronto, Ontario and the Trans-Canada Highway

ON: T.O. is NOT on the TCH! Overview of the different Trans-Canada routes through Ontario and getting to/from Toronto for the north or from the east

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Flora of Canada DatabasesFlora of Canada Databases

informatio about plants, house plants, garden plants, wildflower, poisonous plants, and medicinal plants

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Trans-Canada highway historyTrans-Canada highway history

Trans-Canada Highway History from early explorers , the motorized era, to Trans-Canada Highway construction

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updated our Provincial Forestry Resourcesupdated our Provincial Forestry Resources

including Forest Map, Forest Fire information, Forest biodiversity, Maple Syrup Industry, and Canada^s Boreal Forests

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Provinces to Visit

Here are some featured provinces along the Trans Canada Highway:

Geography |and GeoscapesGeography |and Geoscapes

Great links b out different geoforms of Canada, and lots of great mapping links

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Newfoundland route of the Trans-Canada HighwayNewfoundland route of the Trans-Canada Highway

Details of the route and the attractions along the Trans-Canada Highway through the province of newfoundland and Lbrador, from Port aux Basques to Corner Brook, Grand Falls-Windsor, Gander, Clarenville, Whitbourne and St Johns

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Manitoba route of the Trans-Canada Highway Manitoba route of the Trans-Canada Highway

Details of the route and the attractions along the Trans-Canada Highway through the province of Manitoba, including Winnipeg, Portage la Prairie, and Brandon

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P.E.I. route of the Trans-Canada HighwayP.E.I. route of the Trans-Canada Highway

Details of the route and the attractions along the Trans-Canada Highway through the province of Prince Edward Island, across the Confederation Bridge to Charlottetown and to the Woods Island Ferry

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New Brunswick  route of the Trans-Canada Highway New Brunswick route of the Trans-Canada Highway

Details of the route and the attractions along the Trans-Canada Highway through the province of New Brunswick, incluidng Moncton, Fredericton and Grand Falls

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Routes & Itineraries

Here are some featured segment itineraries along Trans Canada Highway:

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Nova Scotia: between Moncton, New Brunswick and Truro, Nova ScotiaNova Scotia: between Moncton, New Brunswick and Truro, Nova Scotia

NS: Here is the itinerary for the 155 km along Highway #2 (NB) and Highway #104 (NS) between Moncton, New Brunswick and Truro, Nova Scotia:

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Quebec: Riviere du Loup, Quebec to Grand Falls, New BrunswickQuebec: Riviere du Loup, Quebec to Grand Falls, New Brunswick

QC: Here is the itinerary for Highway #185 (Quebec) and #2 (NB) from Riviere du Loup, Quebec and Grand Falls, New Brunswick:

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Nova Scotia: Route #104 from Truro to New Glasgow, Nova ScotiaNova Scotia: Route #104 from Truro to New Glasgow, Nova Scotia

NS: Here is the itinerary for the 56 km along Route #104 from Truro to New Glasgow, Nova Scotia:

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Ontario: #17 between Kenora and IgnaceOntario: #17 between Kenora and Ignace

ON: Here is the itinerary for the 246 km along Highway #17 between Kenora and Ignace

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BC Highway #1 Horseshoe Bay (West Vancouver) and HopeBC Highway #1 Horseshoe Bay (West Vancouver) and Hope

Here is the itinerary for the 171 km along the #1 highway between Lions Bay (West Vancouver) and Hope, via Vancouver, Burnaby, Langley, Abbotsford and Chilliwack

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Cities to Visit

Here are some featured cities along or near the Trans Canada Highway:

Salmon Arm, British Columbia Travel information Salmon Arm, British Columbia Travel information

BC: This 12,000 population city sits on Highway 1, midway between Kamloops and Revelstoke

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Sudbury, Ontario Travel InformationSudbury, Ontario Travel Information

ON: Sudbury is the largest centre in northeastern Ontario, with 93,000 in the city itself, and 162,000 in the Regional Municipality. Sudbury is known as the Nickel City because of its nickel and copper mines.

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Toronto, Ontario Travel InformationToronto, Ontario Travel Information

ON: Toronto is not only Canada^s business and head office capital, but Toronto it is a shopper^s paradise.

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Nanaimo, British Columbia Travel informationNanaimo, British Columbia Travel information

BC: Nanaimo is Vancouver islandís second biggest city, with a population of 76,000.

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Victoria, British Columbia Travel informationVictoria, British Columbia Travel information

BC: Victoria is located on the Southern tip of Vancouver Island, and is the capital of British Columbia.

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