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A Surprise Photography Adventure Weekend (or…the Search for the Elusive Moose)

About a month ago, an e-mail popped up in my inbox. “Congratulations!” it read… “You have won a trip…” My immediate reaction, of course, was “SPAM.” As my finger headed over to the trash button, I happened to notice the … Continue reading

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The other day (the other day), I met a bear (I met a bear).

The best way, they say, to see large wildlife in Algonquin Park, is to look for a long line of cars parked on Highway 60. This has been my experience in 30-plus years of camping in Ontario. The line of … Continue reading

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The tale of the campground chipmunks

I confess, as a child and young teenager, I would spend hours watching, following, and feeding peanuts to chipmunks at our campsite in Algonquin Park. So, it is partly my fault that the campground chipmunks have learned (or have been … Continue reading

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Please Don’t Feed the Animals

Who used to bring bread crumbs to the park to feed the ducks? Still do it? Don’t play innocent … you must have at least done it as a child. I did too. It’s what was done. People really didn’t … Continue reading

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