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Cruising the calm waters between the small islands on this northern lake, I feel alive again. Tiny waves lap gently against the side of the canoe while the sun shines brightly in a clear blue sky. 304 more words

My Reflections

Elora Gorge, Elora

Trip Rating: 5/5

I was offered the chance to tag along on a white water trip in the Elora Gorge. Being the adventurer I am, I jumped at the opportunity. 464 more words


Video Stoke: Bloodvein Canoe Tripping

I used to work with two of these fine folks and they recently paddled a really beautiful river in Manitoba with few of their friends. Check their video out!

Adventure Planning

Fred G. Bond Metro Park

Enjoy running or biking on the greenways and the wooded trails or boating on Bond Lake while at Bond Park. The Town of Cary… 298 more words


Red Cedar – Mikana Dam to Red Barn (7.4 miles)

This portion of the Red Cedar is very scenic, the best part of the river, in my opinion. The put-in is below the Mikana Dam and it is relatively narrow there, definitely shallow. 142 more words


New Challenges

“What do you mean, you’ve never been in a canoe?  You’re a Canadian aren’t you?  And so I stepped into a tippy canoe and sat very still and paddled out into the middle of the lake and heard with a chill up my spine the observation, “Hmm….we must look at the little tear in the bottom of the canoe.   235 more words

One last weekend

One last weekend

Pulled from summer’s grasp into the chilly hands of fall

Our gear, gathered from the jumble of adventures past, rejoices to venture forth just one more time… 217 more words