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Bull Moose

A Bull moose wandered out of the woods, in pursuit of a cow and her yearling calf (also female). We had the dogs with us in the canoe, and managed not to tip.

Algonquin Park, Ontario, Canada

Brentwood Bay and Beyond

One of my favourite local adventures is a canoe or kayaking trip into the well protected waters of Brentwood Bay. 389 more words

Brentwood Bay

Goodrich Castle

Goodrich Castle overlooks the stretch of the River Wye between Ross-on-Wye and Kerne Bridge. We recently enjoyed a quiet evening float down along this route, utilising a range of craft and approaches…


Devizes to Westminster

Here’s a link to the blog I kept throughout the adventure. Be aware there’s a photo of Nick playing a paddle to Queen!



No Pictures of Purgatory

In the dark.  Walking on the side of highway 61.  At the end of our 19th day in the woods.  After hiking the historic Grand Portage to Lake Superior.   534 more words


Beaver (Castor)

A Beaver tries to swim away from our canoe while out for a paddle on Lake Sasajewun.

Algonquin Park, Ontario, Canada

July - August 2014: Diamond Lake and Crater Lake

July 31: Continuing on from Coos Bay, we prepared for a two and a half hour drive heading inland towards Roseburg on the 42. From there, we headed into the Umpqua National Forest– stopping at the… 405 more words