13 beautiful, dramatic and touching photos of the great Canadian outdoors


HUNTING: 1st Place

Linda Trousdell

Photographer: Linda Trousdell


Where: Silvermere Lake, B.C.

When: November 2015

Details: “This picture was taken in preparation for an upcoming archery mule deer hunt,” says hunter Lorne Trousdell, who regularly hunts mulies, moose, elk and ducks. “My wife [Linda] and I were spending some time out at the lake tuning my bow and testing out some new camera gear for the hunt.” Fortunately, Linda also took some time out to take this impressive photograph.


Prize: Zeiss 5-25×50 Conquest HD5 Riflescope