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Old 08-21-2009, 02:45 PM
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Week in Algonquin

Just came back from a week of paddling in Algonquin Provincial Park, Mon Aug 10-Fri Aug 14.

After a year of record rainfall, and just one day after Toronto got drenched by a veritable monsoon, we were fortunate enough to experience every single day as partly cloudy, with temps ranging from 10C at night to 25C in daytime. i.e. ABSOLUTELY PERFECT CONDITIONS NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 08-22-2009, 12:23 PM
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Old 08-24-2009, 09:57 AM
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Worse than the branches (these were well maintained trails, so that wasn't a problem) was going down NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Yes, that is difficult. I've never used a truly comfortable yoke and I have the same trouble holdin NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 08-26-2009, 04:36 PM
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What was your route? I've pretty much backpacked and paddled the entire park and I'm just being a no NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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Old 08-30-2009, 09:35 AM
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If you've been around, I'd love to here what the nicest spots are.

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Old 08-31-2009, 12:08 PM
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Pictures of canoe trip

Rainy lake, Andre in front, me in back.
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Old 09-03-2009, 10:36 AM
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