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Winter Camping Packing List

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Winter is coming! Temps are starting to drop, we have already hulled the Snowtrekker out twice this month for some shoulder season camping. First at thanksgiving, where we paddled in Algonquin Park and spent 4 glorious days undisturbed by nothing…
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How to Control Gear Accumulation(without being a gear addict)

Air out your gear after every use and it will last longer

Ice out in Algonquin  Park was literally just announced, for the paddling community has been sitting anxiously awaiting for the official declaration. You see not everyone is a year round camper, I know shocking right?! People have patiently awaited the…
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The Happy Camper announces new Winter Camping book

How excited are we for Kevin Callan’s new book! The Complete Guide to Winter Camping book from Firefly will be available this October. Pre-sale orders can be placed at http://www.amazon.ca/Complete-Guide-Winter-Camping/dp/1770859888. A brief description lists topics of both cold and hot…
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