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The Many Charms of Cape Breton

It has been a while since I had last visited Cape Breton, and as the summer wound down, I decided I needed to do a few “summery” things before the great weather passed without anything significant to remember it by.  My friend’s family has a cottage in East Bay, on the Bras D’ors lake, and […]

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Keji

When it comes to camping, Nova Scotia has plenty to offer. Anywhere you go, it seems you’re never far from a campground. Camping is a way of life, and a rite of passage for any outdoor loving nova scotian. When you think camping in nova scotia, one place comes to mind above all others. Kejimkujik […]

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Unfinished Business (free rant included!)

With all of the beautiful early spring weather we have been having for the month of March, I immediately began to plan a camping outing. Tops on the list was to take on some unfinished business and head to the hunting camp in Enfield (see previous post “men vs wild“). The last excursion was so […]

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Tubing: It’s awesome.

The weatherman…. weatherperson…… The meteorologist called for a 30-degree beauty yesterday, which really puts the pressure on to come up with a great thing to do.  I’d been pondering the idea of taking an inflatable snow tube, or a 15 dollar Canadian tire blow up boat and putting it in to the lazy river I […]

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Fishing Update

  Last week I headed out to a river in Sackville with my brother, for lucky? visit #3. My sister-in-law had done what has taken us a month to do, which is to locate all kinds of fish. Earlier that day she had gone for a walk and noticed fish jumping all over the place […]