In 2017 we completed a remarkable five month, 5,500km journey across Canada from the Rocky Mountains to Montreal, in a 17 foot canoe called Bertha. The posts in this section describe that journey. Enjoy!
Dam it all!
We departed our rock with mixed feelings: excitement to see the terrain start to change and embark on the nextRead more.
Are we nearly there yet??
A couple of days ago we crossed the provincial line into Ontario and after a quick mileage review realised we’reRead more.
Onwards and Upwards
Lamprey Falls We awoke at Lamprey Falls campsite to a stunning, still morning. So did the mossies, so we didn’tRead more.
Photos to come – not enough bandwidth!! Our one night stay in Kenora was extended to two as Mike (finally,Read more.
We made the paper! Again!
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Firstly – photos now uploaded to last post if you want to take a look… We left Fort Francis wellRead more.
Calm, crystal clear lakes; miles upon miles of unspoiled shoreline; no motorboats, and over two million acres of virtually canoe-onlyRead more.
The Portage Pilgrim’s Progress
We left Gunflint filled up and stretched out but, like the first day of the holidays, with the added realisationRead more.
We walked the line…
We pulled in and unceremoniously dumped everything in the nearest tent pitch before walking down to the marina desk andRead more.