In the true north, winters have become part of the Canadian identity and culture. How does the average Canadian celebrate and endure the winter months? They bundle up, invent new delicacies and play a lot of winter sports. In fact, Canadians have even been known to go to some bizarre extremes when the weather turns polar.
But how much do you really know about the winter traditions that Canada is renowned for around the world? Here are some mind-boggling seasonal statistics and little-known Canadian winter facts that sheds some light on all that the season has to offer.