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Photo of the Day - 2015-03-01

Here’s something a little more interesting – a red elephant of sorts. Still not big on windows. If you go back to the image from the 26th, you can figure out the relative orientation of the shacks as we head back to town. 7 more words

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Photo of the Day - 2015-02-28

And then there are shacks with even fewer windows. More shed than shack. Reminds me of lyrics from a Gordon Lightfoot song – “In a room where ya do what ya don’t confess”. 7 more words

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Photo of the Day - 2015-02-27

Your basic ice fishing shack, there is little attention paid to windows and architecture. It’s hard to see but this shack has skids that permit it to be dragged on and off the ice. 7 more words

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Photo of the Day - 2015-02-26

Here’s the lineup of ‘Ice Shacks of the Big Sound’ that start from the Smelter Wharf and head out to the northwest. These are the huts you will see looking out from the North Shore Rugged Trail. 27 more words

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Photo of the Day - 2015-02-25

The Littlest Sledder? I had a chance to photo this little character ‘dressed to sled’ on the Big Sound. I was told he is only two years old, and he shares a sled with his older brother. 24 more words

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Photo of the Day - 2015-02-24

Lonely boy. Looking west from the North Shore Rugged Trail. (February 2015)

Ice Shacks of the Big Sound – 2015.

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Photo of the Day - 2015-02-23

Sledders heading home. I’m really quite taken by the variety of ice huts on the Big Sound with their practical and obviously thrifty designs. They are here until March 15th, so let’s spend a little time looking at them before they are gone. 7 more words

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