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Channelling my inner artist at Lake Superior Provincial Park

If only I could put down on paper the images I have in my mind! I recently spent a week camping at Lake Superior Provincial Park, and the scenery did not disappoint! My daughter and I signed up for a 3-hour … Continue reading

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Biking at Algonquin Park: mountain, fat, and tandem (or, that time I became a movie star)

Ever star in a photo or video shoot? I hadn’t, until recently at Algonquin Provincial Park during a weekend of biking adventures. Given that I will be participating in a canoe/mountain biking/trail running race on the Bruce Peninsula later this … Continue reading

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Winter car camping at Mew Lake: Algonquin Outfitters guest post

My very first winter camping experience was a 3-day car camping trip at Mew Lake, Algonquin Provincial Park. In my guest post on the Algonquin Outfitters blog, I write about that first experience. Wouldn’t everyone go winter camping for the … Continue reading

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My 10 favourite things to do while camping at Lake Superior Provincial Park

It only took one camping trip to Lake Superior Provincial Park for it to become my favourite provincial park in Ontario! It may take 12 hours to drive there from my house, including stops, but it is well worth the … Continue reading

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Trip report: Lake Superior Provincial Park (running from bears, hiking disappointment, rain, wind, cold, and very smart dogs)

If you’ve never been to Lake Superior Provincial Park, you have to go! Since discovering it in 2010, we’ve been back every year except last year, when we went to England, Wales and Scotland instead. This time we planned a … Continue reading

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1st Time Winter Camping: Mew Lake, Algonquin Provincial Park, February 20-23, 2015

Sleep in a tent during an extreme cold weather alert? Why not?! Shortcut to the full slide show:  https://plus.google.com/photos/100072489463896099913/albums/6119791596424945009?authkey=CJuL1amTxebj6wE I started seriously considering winter camping last fall, and it wasn’t long before my friend Cheryl and I had picked a … Continue reading

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