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I started my summer camping column on CBC Radio today. Very cool job. I absolutely love CBC Radio; but wow, never a dull moment. I begin at 5:30 a.m., which means I'm up at 2:00 a.m. to travel from my...
Wow. I just received notice that I have been made one of the four Patrons of Paddle Canada. I'm extremely honoured because the other three on the list are David Suzuki and Becky and Paul Mason (daughter and son of...
This park has 150 km of multi-use trails, mountain scenery, clear lakes and much more People have been fighting to keep mining and logging out of B.C.'s South Chilcotin Mountains since the 1930s. In May, the war was finally won...
Don't believe what they tell you: Climbing Everest is no big deal In a measure of how popular the trip has become, it isn't even easy these days to keep track of how many people have stood on the garbage-strewn...
Want to have the best summer ever? Here's how If you'd like to try flying on the wild side, then head for Golden, B.C. Canadian Rockies Heli-Paragliding is pioneering the use of helicopters to reach remote launch sites for tandem paraglide...
I was robbed! It was at a campground just outside of Parry Sound, a place I decided to stay for the night on my way north for a twelve day solo trip. I had put the tent up, finished dinner,
The National Canoe Day celebration at Samuel de Champlain Provincial Park this past weekend was a hit. We arrived in style by voyageur canoe, had music all day by Fresh Water Trade, had cedar strip and birch bark canoe builders...
National Canoe Day is this coming weekend — Saturday June 26th. Getting involved is easy — go out and paddle somewhere.This event all started when the canoe was named one of the Seven Wonders of Canada by CBC Radio in...
Here's part two of the trip retracing an old lost canoe route north Magnetawan River's Trout Lake.The pike measured 42 inches in length and weighed approx. 28 lbs. WOW!
Here's part 3 of our trip in search of a route to Duck Lake, north of Magnetawan River's Trout Lake.There was no water, which caused a huge problem. And it was the end of May. I can't imagine how bad...
Last year I got close to reaching Duck Lake, north of Magnetawan River's Trout Lake, to make a complete circuit route in the Island Lake area. Getting confused of my whereabouts on an old portage forced me to go back.
This Friday is my last day teaching the Dual Credit program through Sir Sandford Fleming College and Crestwood High School Outdoor education class in Peterborough. Even though I've been counting the days until the end - I'm usually on far...
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