Day 48 – Magic island

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My favourite road in Ontario is the ride down highway 6 from Whitefish Falls to Little Current at 5pm on a sunny summer … View Post

Day 47 – Moonbeams


We breakfasted with Greenstone's Mayor, Ron Beaulieu, at the Longlac Pizzaria this morning, and learned a lot about the … View Post

Day 46 – The Tetris of Greenstone

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After a cozy diner breakfast with Lee at Chummy’s Restaurant in Beardmore in the pouring rain, we packed away the … View Post

Day 45 – Clifftop blueberries


After a ridiculously late sleep-in that we blamed entirely on the one-hour time change from Ignace to Thunder Bay, we … View Post

Day 44 – Tailwinds and thunderstorms


Leaving Northwestern Ontario behind after nearly a week exploring the 'wild side' of the province, we headed down … View Post

Day 43 – Life after Pickle Lake

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Photo taken from the balcony outside our rooms. After the extremely long and incredibly hot trip back from Pickle Lake, … View Post

Day 42 – Chillin’ with the Silver Tops


This morning the lovely and generous folks at the Silver Tops Senior Centre in Ignace put on quite a breakfast spread … View Post

Day 41 – City frog, country frog


After a fairly lengthy morning swim and submerged confab at the campground for Mike and me -- it was stinkin' hot by 8am … View Post

Day 40 – Gone fishing


Today everyone but me went fishing for the Lake of the Woods spirit animal, the Muskie, with Jamie from Bruce Canadian … View Post

Day 39 – Go west, young man


Today, we drove as far west as you can in Ontario, on a road. We started the day at lovely Caliper Lake provincial park, … View Post

Day 38 – Wild rice & burial mounds


This morning we visited the past at the Kay-Nah-Chi-Wah-Nung Historic Centre. Built on the banks of the Rainy River, the … View Post

Day 37 – A little light housekeeping


After 8000km, we finally have a sound system! Mike and Alexe splurged on $14 computer speakers and some sweet camo duct … View Post