The history of my relationship with my tent, in five parts:
Tag Archives: camping
Winter Camping: Improvised Shelter Lesson
The sun peeked through the cracks where our tarps didn’t overlap.
Trip Report: Backcountry Hike-In at Bon Echo
Once I received the news from my doctor that there were no torn ligaments involved with my knee injury, I made plans to head into Bon Echo Provincial Park.
Microadventures in May
I’ve decided to have a few microadventures in May.
Wordless Wednesdays: Summer Dreaming
Wordless Wednesdays: Droplets
Review: MEC Spark UL 1+
In late spring I knew the summer of 2016 had the potential to be hot. I didn’t want to sweat through six canoe trips in my four-season TGV-2. So I started looking for a lightweight three-season that also wouldn’t take up a ton of space in my backpack once I got around to finally doingContinue reading “Review: MEC Spark UL 1+”
September 25th: David Creek and Bell Lake
Date: Sunday, September 25, 2016 Weather: 18 degrees Celsius, sunny Distance: ~6 kms paddling plus a 200m portage from David Lake into David Creek and a 745m portage between David Creek and Bell Lake
September 24th: Silver Peak
Date: Saturday, September 24, 2016 Weather: 17 degrees Celsius, sunny Distance: ~9 kms of hiking to summit Silver Peak
September 23rd: Balsam and David Lakes
Date: Friday, September 23, 2016 Weather: 15 degrees Celsius, partly sunny Distance: ~10 kms of paddling and 695m of portaging through Balsam and David Lakes