McCrae Lake – Kayaking in Kokatat

It was a gorgeous Easter weekend with warm temperatures and beautiful sunshine, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  Sunday I managed to get out with a few friends in Niagara for a hike in Niagara, but by Monday, with my return to Muskoka, it was back to below zero and not so lovely or springlike.  I had… Read More McCrae Lake – Kayaking in Kokatat

Mizzy Lake Trail – Mushy, Melting & Magical

Sunday, April 2nd, 2017, was forecast as a beautiful spring day with high temperatures in Algonquin Park of 9 degrees.  I had been cooped up for a few weekends working on my Canoe Symposium presentation and I needed to get outside! So I got up at 7am, got myself ready, jumped in the car, and… Read More Mizzy Lake Trail – Mushy, Melting & Magical

The 6th Annual KW Canoe Symposium- My 1st Presentation!

The day before the Outdoor Adventure Show, I received an email from David Bain.  David, runs the KW Canoe Symposium and he had asked me if I might be interested in possibly speaking at next years event?  I was incredibly flattered, and honoured, and,  after establishing that I am mainly a kayaker, and finding out… Read More The 6th Annual KW Canoe Symposium- My 1st Presentation!

Rugged Trail – Parry Sound – Rugged but Gorgeous

At this time of year, I have been heading out on day trips on the weekends so that I can spend more time at home at the computer.  Yes, it sucks a bit, and YES I am dying to go camping… but sometimes you have to take what you can get.  With an upcoming presentation… Read More Rugged Trail – Parry Sound – Rugged but Gorgeous