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Getting Out of My Donut

Our first leg of the Gap Experience Program was a Voyager Outward Bound School course. I go camping every summer with my friends, but nothing could have prepared me for this experience so far outside of my comfort zone. 202 more words

My College Gap Year

Laughter As Medicine

Laughter was a huge part of our BWCA trips. I think I saw it inside a Dove chocolate wrapper once; “laughter is inner jogging”. I love this idea and it is so true. 464 more words


The Wild Midwest

Most of the officially designated wilderness in the United States is found in the Rockies and Pacific coast states including (especially) Alaska.   In the Midwest, the only significant wilderness area is Boundary Waters Canoe Area in far northern Minnesota.    545 more words


Minnesota Fisherman Missing Since 2004

Nathan Edison Williams was last seen on September 28, 2004  at the University of Minnesota, Morris campus. He was planning to go on a fishing in Northern Minnesota. 413 more words

Canoeing and Conversation

So after five days of hiking with my new 8 friends, it was now time to switch out our heavy backpacks for canoes and  mondos. 537 more words

My College Gap Year

The Boundary Waters


Commentary by Albert Ohayon

I have viewed over 7,000 NFB films as part of my work. People often ask me what my favourite film is and I never hesitate to answer… 979 more words


What I Love About the BWCA!

What do I love about the BWCA? 

Have you heard of the Boundary Water Canoe Area (BWCA)? If you are a faithful follower of my blog you have. 490 more words