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I was so proud of my daughter this weekend. She won "the youngest portager" award during the Portage for the Kirk Wipper Memorial event held at the Canadian Canoe Museum Wipper Portage Neil Sorbie and a bunch of other very...
This book will help hikers of all levels get a better grasp on the outdoors If Heading Outdoors Eventually Leads Within does nothing else, it will inspire you to get off the couch and go hiking. The latest book from...
This Sunday the Canadian Canoe Museum in Peterborough is hosting a memorial for Kirk Wipper. As you many know one of the great Canadian canoe lovers, Kirk Wipper died back on March 18th of this year. If you never had the pleasure...
This ultra light jacket is made from the lightest material the North Face has ever used in it's Summit Series Essentially weightless (three ounces), basically translucent and compressible into a coin purse-sized pocket, the water-resistant Verto immediately convinced us that...
I was presenting in Minneapolis this past weekend at the Midwest Mountaineering Spring Expo. What a fantastic show. It's one of the best paddle shows around. The organizer, Jan Fast, does such an amazing job and the owners of Midwest...
Wow! I get to go to Newfoundland. Paddle Canada has invited me to speak and do a couple of workshops at this years' Paddle Symposium. it's going to be a fantastic weekend. I can't wait. Here's a break down of...
Wow! I'm on the cover page of explore this month. The article is based on a bunch of "how-to" tips like setting up a tarp and weather proofing your tent. I was quite thrilled to be asked to write such...
I'm doing a few canoe demos on Sunday at the Cottage Life Show at the International Centre on Airport Road this weekend. One's on solo paddling and the other is on how bow paddlers can manoeuvre a canoe - even...
Very sad news. I received an email from James Raffan this morning informing me that Kirk Wipper, an absolute legend in the canoe world, has passed away. I'll let James' email below (and the attached video) inform you of his...
A backpack made for photographers Naming all the attributes of the Dakine Sequence photography pack would take too long—the manufacturer seems to have thought of everything. This is the ultimate pack for outdoor photographers, especially those who ski and snowboard. There...
Canoecopia was a blast this year. It always is. It's rated at the largest paddling show in North America. If you haven't been to it, imagine 24,000 overly keen paddlers wandering the isles checking out the latest gear or taking...
My box of ten free copies of "Top 50 Canoe Routes of Ontario" arrived on my doorstep last friday. As the author, I get 10 free copies to give out to my wife, mom, best friends...I definitely wasn't expecting the...
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