Welcome to Canada, idiot.

Frank Zhang to Alcyoneus, in The Son of Neptune

Canada is a country in the continent of America located on the northern part, sharing a border with the United States and geographically being the second biggest country in the world. It is the home of Boreas and his children Khione, Zethes, and Calais, as well as Grandma Zhang and the birthplace and former home of Frank Zhang.

Percy Jackson and the Olympians

The Sea of Monsters

When Percy Jackson and Annabeth Chase are fighting the Laistrygonian Giants, Percy asks Annabeth the English name for the Laistrygonians. Annabeth simply replies "Canadians," because the Laistrygonians live in Canada.

The Last Olympian

It is mentioned in Grover's letter from Gleeson Hedge that the woods outside Toronto is being attacked by a badger and that they have to fall back to Ottawa.

The Heroes of Olympus

The Lost Hero

Jason Grace, Piper McLean, and Leo Valdez go on a quest to save Hera. Their first destination is Quebec, Canada, home of the Boreads.

The Son of Neptune

Percy Jackson, Hazel Levesque, and Frank visit Grandma Zhang in Vancouver. Later, Frank drags Alcyoneus into Canada and kills him.


The Canadian flag.



  • The word "Canada" comes from the St. Lawrence Iroquoian word kanata, which means village or settlement.
  • So far, Frank Zhang and Kayla Knowles are the only known demigods who from Canada.
  • Canada's capital is Ottawa.
  • Canada is the second largest country by area on the planet, the biggest being Russia.
Locations (CHB)
Magical Locations: Aeolia | Camp Half-Blood | Camp Jupiter | Cave of Trophonius | C.C.'s Spa and Resort | Daedalus' Workshop | Lotus Hotel and Casino | Mount Othrys | Ogygia | Olympus | Pan's Cave | Sea of Monsters | The Labyrinth | Tartarus | Underworld | Waystation
Cities, States, and Towns: Alaska | Bar Harbor | Bologna | Chicago | Detroit | Gila Claw | Indianapolis | Jamestown | Montauk | New Mexico | New York City | Palm Springs | Quebec | San Francisco | Dalmatia | Vancouver | Venice | Westport
Other Locations: Apennine Mountains | Aunty Em's Gnome Emporium | Carlsbad Caverns | Crusty's Water Bed Palace | Empire State Building | Gateway Arch | Grand Canyon | Greece | Hoover Dam | Italy | Junkyard of the Gods | Mount Diablo | Mount Etna | Mount Saint Helens | Mount Tamalpais | Pikes Peak | Polyphemus' Island | ROFL | Rome | Triple G Ranch | U.S.A. | Waterland