Date: Friday, September 23, 2016 Weather: 15 degrees Celsius, partly sunny Distance: ~10 kms of paddling and 695m of portaging through Balsam and David Lakes
Date: Thursday, September 22, 2016 Weather: 17 degrees Celsius, rainy afternoon / night Distance: ~5 kms along Bell and Three Mile Lakes
My sixth and final canoe trip of the season for Wild Women Expeditions.
My fifth canoe trip of the season for Wild Women Expeditions.
My first official guiding gig with Wild Women Expeditions!
Date: Monday, August 3, 2015 Weather: 21 degrees Celsius, sustained winds Distance: ~5 kms We dawdled a little, slowly tearing down camp, enjoying the return of the sunshine and delaying the inevitable.
Date: Sunday, August 2, 2015 Weather: 21 degrees Celsius, sun and a thunderstorm Distance: ~3 kms We knew at the start that the day had the potential for iffy weather.
Date: Saturday, August 1, 2015 Weather: 23 degrees Celsius, gusty Distance: ~2 kms Wow, was the Bell Lake access parking lot ever FULL. I had to park on the side of the road. Joys of launching a trip at 10am on the Saturday of a long weekend.
After a lovely happy birthday text last November, I received a second text: “I’d love to get back to Canada sometime and see some of these pretty places you post about. Could I convince you to take/join me on a kayak excursion in the spring?” Sure, Irene. Twist my rubber arm!