Category Archives: Clothing

Provisioning for a Day Trip by Canoe

Are you planning a day trip by canoe this year and aren’t sure of what to pack? I’ve done hundreds of day trips by canoe and some by kayak over the years and here are the items that I find … Continue reading

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Black Flies and Mosquitoes – Two Bugs That Can Wreak Havoc on Ontario Campers

I will never forget the time when, camping as a child in Algonquin Provincial Park, the black flies were so bad that we had bites all over our bodies. It was late June and it had been rainy and cool … Continue reading

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Camping Gear: Clothing

One of the most discussed camping questions is how much clothing one should bring on a camping trip. Many hard-core backcountry campers only pack one change of clothes for their entire trip. Although this rule is practical for backcountry camping, … Continue reading

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