Canada is a spectacular country with some amazing places to see.\nBut amazing places can get boring in comparison to the craziest places in Canada.\nThey are strange, they are unusual, and sometimes they're downright creepy. But they're all part of what makes this country so amazing.\nOne thing's for sure, when you see these places you'll be asking yourself one question: What the fuck?\nNorthwest Territories' Diavik Diamond Mine\nView this post on Instagram #RioTinto owns a 60 per cent interest in, and operates, the #Diavik #Diamond #Mine in Canada's remote Northwest Territories. The design, #construction and operation of the #Diavikmine is an epic saga of success on a grand scale in the most forbidding of places. Diavik commenced production in 2003 and has an annual production of some 6-7 million #carats of predominantly large, white gem-quality #diamonds . Since production began in 2003, Diavik has produced 100 million carats of high quality rough diamonds. The 100 million carat milestone was achieved in May 2016. Diavik's current mine plan has production continuing to 2024. #mining #canada #minerals #photography #engineering #openpit #pic A post shared by Iron Cove Global (@ironcoveglobal) on Nov 27, 2016 at 2:37pm PST\nNo, this image is not photoshopped. It is known as the Diavik Diamond Mine and it is Canada's largest diamond mine and one of the most valuable diamond mines in the world.\nClick here for more info.\nNova Scotia's Oak Island Mystery\nView this post on Instagram What is the one thing you love the most about us? Comment: . 👀 for the view ⛵ for the marina 👙 for the pool 🤗 for the staff Or comment your own emoji for other! A post shared by Oak Island Resort ⚓️ (@oakisland4season) on Mar 8, 2019 at 5:56am PST\nFor more than a century and a half, people have been trying to solve the mystery of Oak Island. The island is apparently the location of some kind of buried treasure. People have lost fortunes and even their lives in pursuit of the Oak Island Money Pit.\nClick here for more info.\nBritish Columbia's Banff Merman\nView this post on Instagram #banffmerman #banff 🧞♂️🧞♂️🧞♂️ A post shared by Miranda Worthington (@mpanda519) on Jul 8, 2018 at 7:26pm PDT\nPlease be fake - Please be fake - Please be fake!\nLake Minnewanka has been home to many legends of monsters that would rise from the depths of the sea, but none are more terrifying than the Banff Merman. It was allegedly caught by a man named Norman Luxton in the 1900s.\nClick here for more info.\nOntario's Cheltenham Badlands\nView this post on Instagram Took a little drive on this Victoria Day holiday to explore the Cheltenham Badlands just outside of Toronto. They’ve been formed from erosion and get their red colour from high levels of iron oxide. It’s also located on the Grey Bruce hiking trail! #cheltenhambadlands #toronto #ontario #nature #travel #travelgram #naturephotography #hiking #ontariotourism #transcanadatrail #instatravel #landscapephotography #landscape_captures #travelphotography #bestvacations #adventuretime #world_shotz A post shared by Leanne J (@leannestravelspots) on May 20, 2019 at 7:42pm PDT\nThe Cheltenham Badlands are the result of poor farming practices that led to soil erosion and exposed the underlying shale bed. The area was once a large river that dried out thousands of years ago which is what created the riverbed shape.\nClick here for more information.\nNewfoundland's L'Anse Aux Meadows\nView this post on Instagram L'anse aux Meadows - Viking settlement. Suck it, Columbus #explorenl A post shared by Harrison Lane (@hdslane) on Sep 7, 2016 at 11:34am PDT\nL'Anse Aux Meadows is an archaeological site in Newfoundland. It is the most famous site of a Viking settlement in North America and it's over a thousand years old.\nClick here for more info.\nHalifax's Sable Island\nView this post on Instagram Sable Island horses, Sable Island, Nova Scotia⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ This low lying sand dune on the South Beach is close to the east light, far to the eastern end of the island. It is favoured by the wild horses that come here to graze.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The horse arrived on Sable Island in the mid 1700's. After being used as a workhorse for the life saving stations during the 1800s, it was afforded protection in the mid 1900s.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ..⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Damian Lidgard is a zoologist and photographer. Both his research and photography are focused on Sable Island, and has made regular trips to the Island since 1997. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ..⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #sableisland #southbeach #sand #parks.canada #nationalparksofcanada #novascotia #canada #westernatlantic #instadaily #photooftheday #igers_novascotia #cangeoshare ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #wildhorsesofsableisland #canon #canonphotography #wildlifephotography #wildhorses A post shared by Damian Lidgard (@lidgardphoto) on May 17, 2019 at 11:01am PDT\nSable Island is a small island located near Halifax. Only five people live there, and the rest of the inhabitants are wild horses which are free to roam the island. The island is protected and managed by Parks Canada. Permission must first be granted by it before anyone may visit.\nClick here for more info.\nBritish Columbia's Spotted Lake\nView this post on Instagram Took a drive down to the South Okanagan this past weekend and stopped at Spotted Lake with @taylor.charron. I’m always amazed by this lake, it’s so unique and with the drone it really helps show the colours! Definitely worth a stop if you’re in the area!@djispark_official A post shared by Trevor Tuck (@trevtuck) on Apr 2, 2019 at 9:23pm PDT\nSpotted Lake contains dense deposits of chemicals and minerals. In the summer, most of the water evaporates and the minerals in the lake harden to create walkways around the spots.\nClick here for more info.\nSaskatchewan's Twisted Trees\nView this post on Instagram Big thanks to @beltamore for telling me about this place (and for giving us a special tour of Qu'Appelle) #thecrookedbush #crookedbush #botanicalmystery #explore #travel #exploresask #travelsask #exploresaskatchewan #travelsaskatchewan #saskatchewan #beautiful #nature #trees #adventure A post shared by Mudmen (@shiftysen56) on Aug 13, 2018 at 2:45pm PDT\nAlso known as the Crooked Bush, this grove is unique because of the aspen trees which normally grow straight but, for some reason, every tree here is bent and twisted upon itself.\nClick here for more info.\nBritish Columbia's Whistler Train Wreck\nView this post on Instagram Part time Whistler local 😆🚂 A post shared by SARAH JANE GRIFFITHS (@sarahjanegriffiths) on Apr 5, 2019 at 11:59pm PDT\nImagine walking through the forest on a hiking trail and finding a train car in the middle of nowhere. How the hell did it get here? It turns out this was the result of a train crash that happened decades earlier. The area has been turned into a hiking trail and a bike path.\nClick here for more info.\nNunavut's Mount Thor\nView this post on Instagram FYI. I have had that orange jacket for 11 years. For real. Oh, and that's Thor in the background 😎 #itsthebest #mountthor #packrafting #arcticircle #baffinisland #akshayukpass #auyuittuqnationalpark #arctic #expedition #suluk46 #ultralightbackpacking #campinglife #hikinglife #camping #hiking #backpacking A post shared by Suluk 46 (@suluk46) on Sep 8, 2018 at 11:31am PDT\nIt's easy to see what makes Mount Thor unique and fucked up. Not only does it look like the lair of some evil mastermind, it is the world's greatest purely vertical drop at 1,250 metres.\nClick here for more info.\nP.E.I.'s Édouard Arsenault Bottle Houses\nView this post on Instagram Enjoy PEI’s Bottle Houses & gardens in my latest story ‘West Point Beckons...’ (🔗link in bio) #maritimesmaven A post shared by Coreen Hildebrand (@coreenhildebrand) on Oct 6, 2018 at 4:09am PDT\nA man named Édouard T. Arsenault recived a postcard from his daughter about a glass castle she visited. Édouard started collecting bottles that same summer. In 1980, he began construction and, after four years and 25,000 bottles, he had created three bottle buildings that have become a tourist attraction.\nClick here for more info.\nNova Scotia's Joggins Fossil Cliffs\nView this post on Instagram With two Professional Geologists in the family visiting from Alberta, you definitely fit in a day trip to the Joggins Fossil Cliffs. The rain conveniently stopped for an hour so we could walk along the ocean floor at low tide. Found lots fossils! #unescoworldheritagesite #Joggins #visitnovascotia #discoverNS #novascotia #livelovecanada #jogginsfossilcliffs #roadtrip #getoutandexplore #reallyreallyold #fossils A post shared by Marleigh (@marleigh60) on Oct 11, 2018 at 11:05am PDT\nThis may just seem like an oddly shaped cliff, but if you look closely, you'll notice that those odd shapes are actually fossilized trees. They are the most complete fossil record of what the world was like 300 million years ago.\nClick here for more info.\nOntario's Screaming Heads\nView this post on Instagram 📍Screaming Heads of Midlothian. This 300-acre property owned by renowned artist #PeterCamani, is half art gallery, half outdoor playground, and 100% perfect to visit around Halloween. Located in Burk’s Falls, this surreal spot contains over 100 of these massive sculptures exploding out of the earth, giving off vibes of the underworld. 👽#screamingheads A post shared by 📍Explore Ontario (@explore.ontario) on Oct 18, 2018 at 6:38am PDT\nIn the 1970s, a schoolteacher decided to spend the next 25 years of his life building himself a massive creepy castle. Sounds perfectly normal. Did I mention that Burk's Falls Castle has a dungeon? The property features hundreds of "screaming head" sculptures, as well as dragons and arches shaped like crying mouths.\nClick here for more info.\nQuebec's The Grand Gathering\nView this post on Instagram Loin, explorer la terre, m'exploser la tête Le monde est vaste, mes projets m'appellent Et chaque détail a son importance J'veux tout découvrir : du froid d'la banquise au cœur d'un volcan 🌋 #pvtcanada #pvt #pvtistes #travelblogger #travelphotography #montreal #canada #canadalove #canadapics #nofilter #loveit #beautifulview #weekend #discovercanada #wintervibes #portraitphotography #souvenirs #roadtrip #livingmybestlife #blue #narcityquebec #narcitycanada #quebec #rimouski #sainteflavie #legrandrassemblement #explorequebec #quebecphotography A post shared by Chignon-blond (@chignonblond_) on Apr 20, 2019 at 9:30am PDT\nImagine walking along the St. Lawrence River and coming across a creepy collection of over 100 sculptures rising from the water like some kind of petrified zombie horde.\nClick here for more info.\nManitoba's Narcisse Snake Pits\nView this post on Instagram J'ai trouvé ma vrai famille ici! @kaitlinjanes @megan_holzhuter @alena_mcf A post shared by Mikaela Capeling (@mikaelacapeling) on May 24, 2017 at 5:54pm PDT\nThis is sure to give Indiana Jones nightmares. For two periods each year, these dens get flooded with thousand of garter snakes. And in case you were wondering what they're up to, it's a giant snake orgy.\nClick here for more info.\nBritish Columbia's Pesuta Shipwreck\nView this post on Instagram Yes I'm holding a sandwich...I needed it after this 12km hike to Haida Gwaii's own shipwreck. How cool is this place? Haida Gwaii is off the chart beautiful 🐻🐟🌲 • • #shipwreck #haidagwaii #pesutatrail #pesutashipwreck #hiking#canada #travelinspiration #travelling #traveltheworld #nomadlife #nomad #sheisnotlost #sheroamssolo #girlswhowander #girlswhotravel #instatravel #instapassport A post shared by Gemma ✨ (@gemma_laing) on Apr 10, 2019 at 4:55pm PDT\nHave you ever wanted to get transported back in time? Simply hike your way to the Pesuta Shipwreck to be greeted by the remnants of a 264-foot log barge. This poor ship was wrecked during a winter storm in 1928.\nClick here for more info.\nAlberta's Glacier Skywalk\nView this post on Instagram #glacierskywalk #glacier #icefieldsparkway #bridge #alberta #albertacanada #canadianrockies #rockymountains #canada A post shared by Jason Dack Photographer (@jasondackphotographer) on May 13, 2019 at 10:39am PDT\nImagine taking a stroll onto a platform that offers you one of the most breathtaking views in the world. You look down through the glass floor and see birds flying below, then you realize that this glass is the only thing separating you from a 900+ foot drop.\nClick here for more info.