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The Ultimate Canada Family Vacations Quiz
by Staff
Canada has just about any type of vacation attraction. It has beautiful natural vistas and breathtaking man-made structures. It's got indoor attractions as well as outdoor ones. And it offers fun, exciting experiences for the entire family. Put your feet up and take this quiz before you hit the road for Canada.

Which of these is the only fortified city in existence in North America?

  • Old Calgary
  • Old Montreal
  • Old Quebec

The author of the Anne of Green Gables series, L.M. Montgomery, called this place home. What is its name?

  • Vancouver Island
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Lake Louise

At the spectacular Niagara Falls, you can take a boat ride, the Maid of the Mist Tour. Since when has this boat ride been operational?

  • since 1846
  • since 1901
  • since 1946

What can you do at the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto?

  • buy famous hockey players' memorabilia
  • play against real hockey stars
  • play a virtual hockey game

The Calgary Stampede in Alberta is famous for its rich rodeo event. What is the annual prize money?

  • $1 million
  • $10 million
  • $1 billion

How many hiking trails are there in Banff National Park, Alberta?

  • 20
  • 80
  • 120

You've recently heard about a gondola ride to see the magnificent Banff National Park. To which mountain top does the gondola take you?

  • Sulphur Mountain
  • Mount Logan
  • Jeanette Peak

Why is Lake Louise considered to be Canada's most famous lake?

  • because of its crystal-clear waters, breathtaking waterfalls and icy glaciers
  • because of its location in Alberta
  • because of its size and depth

How many movie theaters are in West Edmonton Mall?

  • 10
  • 15
  • 21

Why are there electrical scooters for hire in West Edmonton Mall?

  • because it's a vast complex and they help you get around
  • because it's a popular pastime in that shopping mall
  • because that's the world headquarters of electrical scooters for hire

Vancouver Island is blessed with thousands of tourists every year. What do they come for?

  • the great restaurants and cafes
  • the elegant affairs at the Empress Hotel
  • the luxurious spa baths

Where in Canada can you see an amazing totem-pole exhibition?

  • at the British Columbia Museum
  • at the Sunken Garden
  • at the Inner Harbor

What is the name of Canada's third largest city?

  • Calgary
  • Edmonton
  • Vancouver

There are three ski resorts in the Vancouver area. They are Mount Seymour, Cyprus Mountain and:

  • Mount Steele
  • Grouse Mountain
  • Mount Walsh

The name "Toronto" comes from an Indian word. What does it mean?

  • huge city
  • meeting place
  • place of peace

What makes the CN Tower unusual?

  • It's the tallest freestanding building in the world.
  • It has magnificent laser lighting at night.
  • It is the oldest tower in the world.

Which of these authors wrote many books based on his experiences in Yukon?

  • Edgar Allan Poe
  • Jack London
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

What is the most commonly spoken language in Montreal?

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Mount Royal Park in Montreal is situated on:

  • a dormant volcano
  • an active volcano
  • an ancient archaeological site

In what century was Campobello Island discovered by the French?

  • the 17th
  • the 18th
  • the 19th