An old hand flying the north.
The Great Northland. Also known as the mosquito breeding grounds.
ready to go
A sudden ending of a sailing day when a lot of wind was becoming too much wind.
Eskers - highways of the north.
The Elk River is esker country.
better to portage
approaching Biblowitz Esker
Part of Biblowitz Esker
cleared by many years of wind
Lush green on the lee side
Golf course camping
Beginning of rapids
Elk River - Thelon junction ahead
still Granite Falls
an almost dead square boulder in the middle of nowhere
lining up the clouds
Sand dunes on the Thelon.
Thelon Canyon at the beginning.
At the end of the portage.
A slightly wild run saving a lot of portaging along the other shore.
Hiking to Helen Falls on the Hanbury River.
Helen Falls on the Hanbury River.
old canoeists' cairn
View from on top of The Gap (downstream).
Barren Lands without end.
Hornby's cabin remains
John Hornby, Harold Adlard, Edgar Christian
a good meal
On top of the Pingo.
Sic Sics - checking upon the intruder
The true guardians of the north.
making use of (supposedly) the last good fire wood
no axe needed
a different blue
Camp just before Thelon Bluffs.
Approaching Beverly Lake
could not be any better
Svein - all of a sudden out of the nowhere.
Svein up ahead on the right
First signs of people.
The final express way to Baker Lake.
last stop before town
Must be a miserable life in summer.
perma frost protection