Scottish Canoe Routes
A perspective on how a Scottish apprenticeship fits you for one of Canada's less travelled areas
Canada knows how to do industrial strength thunderstorms. This clear signal of trouble approaching gave us to time to make some preparations such as storm-rigging the tent and setting a metal-shafted paddle aloft, away from our camp, to act as lightning "bait"
Up at 6am to take advantage of calm conditions and the wonderful early morning light
It is the policy here not to sign portages and camps, to keep the area as pristine as possible. Most portages followed easy trails, but this one was more challenging.