Date: Sunday, August 9, 2015 Weather: 28 degrees Celsius, sunny and breezy Distance: ~ 8 kms We were homeward bound on this hot, sunny, summer day.
Date: Saturday, August 8, 2015 Weather: 26 degrees Celsius, sunny and calm Distance: ~12 kms plus a 1 km portage from Donald Lake into Kukagami Lake A hot day in August means fun with mosquitoes on the longest portage trail.
Date: Friday, August 7, 2015 Weather: 23 degrees Celsius, calm winds Distance: ~12 kms (for those of us who decided to go for a paddle) On our layover day we enjoyed a leisurely start to our morning and made plans to go for a paddle after lunch for those who wanted a little more activity.
Date: Thursday, August 6, 2015 Weather: 22 degrees Celsius, 40 km/hr wind gusts Distance: ~ 14 kms including 3 short portages (Matagamasi Lake to Donald Lake via Gold and Colin Scott Lakes) After a hearty breakfast at the Sportsman’s Lodge we loaded our gear into the truck and headed out to our put-in. We had our longestContinue reading “Day 1: The Longest Day”