How did Vikings impact Canada?
While the Vikings had a settlement in Canada, they were not there for very long. It is doubtful that they had a lasting impact on the area became Canada.
The Vikings settled in Canada directly after they settled in Petersburg, Alaska. They are famous for their Norwegian culture. The Vikings settled in Canada because they needed to expand their territory from Alaska. They came all the way from Norway and sailed in the viking ships over Canada, went to Alaska, and spread out from there.