I spent last weekend paddling in Algonquin Park, on a YCCC trip that took us from Grand Lake to Squirrel Rapids via the Barron Canyon. Here's the Barron Canyon trip report
There's this stupid joke that aboriginal peoples' original name for the Europeans was 'Fugawi' because everywhere they went they'd say "we're the fugawi!"
Har har har. On Saturday they were talking about me.
Today, my arms are criss-crossed by tiny scratches and welts that resemble some form of strange ritual scarring.
On Saturday I climbed my first Adirondacks high peak.
Check out the pictures.
Irene and I spent seven days in Temagami, a wilderness area six-ish hours' drive from Ottawa, about 100km north of North Bay. Read the trip report
. Photos, prattle and information.
Irene and I went camping this weekend with Mike and Brenda. We went to Lac Echo in the Papineau Labelle wildlife preserve. Not a bad alternative to the usual Ottawa-area haunts. Obligatory trip report with photos
I was at Palmer Rapids last weekend, learning more about whitewater paddling with the Y Canoe Camping Club
. I've posted my report with pix
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My first ever solo trip: four days through Algonquin Park. Beautiful weather, some hard work and absolute terror. Read all about it.
I just got back from the longest canoe trip I've ever done. Ten days, 109km and a couple dozen portages through Killarney Park, just south of Sudbury, in Ontario's Near North. Read the report