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Paddle Art Contest – Christopher Dutton

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I really can’t think of another project that I have done that melded together so many things I love to do. Paddling a canoe, fishing, blues music, art, scavenging junk, camp cooking, hanging around the AO Opeongo store and building a challenging project from recycled, reclaimed, and resurrected materials. A broken paddle donated to me…

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Paddle Art Contest – Peter McBurney

By , published on August 7, 2017
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Paddle Art Contest Peter McBurney

I have been travelling to the Muskoka/Algonquin Park/Haliburton region for over a half century. My Great-grandfather bought a cottage on Lake of Bays in 1920 and my family has been travelling to this area ever since. It holds a special place in my heart. Wolves have always been fascinating to me. They are a frequent…

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The Art of Paddling

By , published on August 1, 2017
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Unique Muskoka The Art of Paddling

August 2017 Unique Muskoka article by Kristi Koruna / Photography by Heather Douglas As you head out of the cities and into Muskoka, the forests seem to sprawl endlessly, skies open wide to embrace us and the lakes and rivers run wild with possibility. One cannot ignore the notion to get out and explore the…

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OluKai Sandals born in Hawaii

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Olukai Sandals

It started as a different approach to a footwear company. We wanted to create footwear that combines durability for the waterman, ocean lifestyle, and a brand that has strong values and roots with style, comfort, and craftsmanship.     Commitment Ama OluKai Foundation Founded in 2014, the Ama OluKai Foundation is a private, non-profit 501…

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Friends of Algonquin Park 2017 Raffle

By , published on June 19, 2017
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Friends of Algonquin Park Raffle

Win this Swift Canadian Themed Canoe package The Friends of Algonquin Park’s 2017 Fundraising Raffle offers the opportunity for you to win one of 12 amazing prize packages including canoes, overnight stays at local resorts and lodges, outdoor equipment, guided recreational excursions, books, plus much more. Click the poster above to review all the prize…

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How to Canoe Camp in Algonquin Park

By , published on May 13, 2017
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How to Canoe Camp in Algonquin Park

Julia and Chris Prouse – How to Canoe Trip in Algonquin Park Published on May 12, 2017 – Chris Prouse & Julia Prouse How To Canoe Camp In Algonquin Park! This video is sponsored by the friendly folks at Algonquin Outfitters, where we rent our canoes from! Check them out online at: http://algonquinoutfitters.com In this…

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