Some raw footage from a canoe trip last fall in Algonquin Park. Paddling through the North Arm of Opeongo to Big Crow, and up the Crow River, where there is one of the most remarkable White Pine stands in North America. These pine tower 35 m high. The trip continued down Lake Lavieille to Dickson Lake, where the huge Red Pine in the area are over 340 years – the oldest in… Read More

Reading through Backpacker Magazine, I came across the quiz, ‘What Kind of Hiker are You?’. Instantly I read through the categories: Limit Pusher, Multisport Maniac, Peakbagger, Wildlife Lover, Mileage Master, and Family Traveler. While likely that I have traits from all of the categories, the ‘Limit Pusher’ was a little uncanny given the conversation I had 5 minutes prior, and resulted in a fabulous run of gut-laughing. So here is the Limit… Read More

A year of my adventures and travels – you can take the girl out of the mountains but you can’t take the mountains out of the girl. Video available here!