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One foot in the city and another in the woods.

The BESIDE cofounder spent the first half of his life in Abitibi; the second, in Montreal. For the longest time, he thought he would eventually need to choose between city…

Glorious Scavengers

By eliane |

About a Vegan

By Catherine Métayer |

In the Backcountry There Is Freedom

By eliane |

Running by Nature

By eliane |

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Kroy

It’s under the soft fading light of dusk that the final Canot-Concert of the season took place, featuring the enigmatic KROY. With her hypnotic sounds, the Montreal artist —who also…

Société Duvetnor

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Episode 03 – Family memories

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The Pioneers

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05. Traditional Fishing

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BESIDE Magazine On The Go

Somewhere Outside

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An evening with the Expedition AKOR team

Screening of the BESIDE documentaries

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Soap making for outdoor clothes

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Traveling with kids

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Prepare a touring expedition

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BESIDE Magazine On The Go

A quarterly dispatch of audio stories.

3 episodes

BESIDE Magazine On The Go is a dispatch of audio stories that bring our magazine to life between your ears. We invite you to experience our curated selection of editorial features a bit differently. Dive in and let the sound take you on a journey, or take these articles on a journey of your own—in the car, on the subway, and on a hike.

BESIDE magazine aims to showcase the innovative curiosity and responsible resourcefulness of a diversity of people across North America who contribute, in many ways, to bridging the gap between humans and nature.

Latest Episode

EPISODE 1 – Monsieur Pageau

December 21, 2017

Encounter with a legend on his home turf, a sanctuary for wild islands.

Text: Sarah R. Champagne
Narration: Elise Legault

From our Issue 01: What’s at the heart of our connection to nature?

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The episode is available in French here:


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EPISODE 2 – Le journal de Lewis & Clark

December 22, 2017

Demystifying the epic first expedition to the American West (1804-1806), a priceless glimpse of wilderness at its most bountiful.

Text: Frank Bergon
Narration: Julien Robert

From our Issue 01: What’s at the heart of our connection to nature?

Get a copy of the magazine in print: here

The episode is available in French here:

 

EPISODE 3 – Les paysages intérieurs

December 23, 2017

Architect Pierre Thibault makes nature his laboratory, and beauty his philosophy.

Text: Sarah R. Champagne
Narration: Catherine Métayer

From our Issue 03: What’s the value of nature?

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The episode is available in French here:

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