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... store in Wawa which is apparently the local outfitter for hunting and fishing. twelve pick up trucks in the parking lot...not a woman in sight...and groups of testosterone oozing men acting like giddy girls all lined up for their fishing licences.
Sleep is not far away as tomorrow is a big day...heading to Winnipeg and a few days off from driving thanks to Charlie.
Catch ya tomorrow!
... planed to get something to eat and go back to the hospital to see John and also to watch together Marinas sisters ice hockey game on Fast Hockey website live. Brooke is playing in Boston for the championships and also has received a scholarship to Boston after she finished high school. So I packed my bags for another trip to the airport in the afternoon, dressed and ready to say a fair well ...
... Then the gas light turned on and they still did not stop.Then to add to that the wrench sign for the oil change sign popped up!!!! My dad added that the tire that blew yesterday needed to be torqued again!So we were driving down the trans Canada highway with me panicking.
Other that that today was fantastic!!!
Day 7: approximately 5.7 miles
This stretch of the Minong is considered the most strenuous. One book we read suggested that even a fast moving, athletic hiker will take 4 to 6 hours to traverse this section. Our friend Ben told us he did it in two hours and that when he got to the next campground, North Lake Desor, he was so bored he just hiked the remaining 12.7 miles to Windigo.
Despite knowing that I'm not Ben, who has competed in Iron Man ...
Day 6: approximately 6.7 miles
Self-inflating pads want to be full of air. Filled pads take up too much room in my pack. Each morning, the pad and I do battle. I squeeze out its breath, but it retaliates by inhaling every time I pause. Being larger, animate, and in possession of opposable thumbs, I always win. On a trip like this, it's good to start the day out with a victory.
"Where did this hill come from?" I demand as Julie and I hike up a small incline out ...