Completed Canoe Restoration
Been working on the Chestnut Restoration over the last several weeks. Unstable weather hasn't really helped with working in the back yard but the canoe finally has a new skin and is water worthy.
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Paddle Making (11 hrs. ago) -
Got to spend a gorgeous Sunday morning paddling with other canoe enthusiasts at the Canoe Day celebrations in Gravenhurst, Ontario. The event was hosted by the folks at the Muskoka Steamship and Discovery Centre . read more...
Paddle Making (Jun 19) -
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Paddle Making (May 21) -
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