Canadian Odyssey – Gallery

Spiderweb illuminated by the sunset at Killbear Provincial Park

Spiderweb illuminated by a sunset at Killbear Provincial Park

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Sandcastles on the eastern shore at sunrise — Killbear Provincial Park on the Georgian Bay

Sandcastles on the eastern shore at sunrise — Killbear Provincial Park

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Sunrise at Shuswap on Lake Nipissing

Sunrise at Shuswap on Lake Nipissing

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Detail from barn sculpture on Highway 518 between Parry Sound and Huntsville

Detail from barn sculpture on Highway 518 between Parry Sound and Huntsville

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Plan the work and ... (A bench at our Kirkwood Lake Campsite in Algonquin Provincial Park

Plan the work and … (A bench at our Kirkwood Lake Campsite in Algonquin Provincial Park)

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Detail from the shoreline — our first Head Lake campsite

Detail from the shoreline — our first Head Lake campsite

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Toad on the portage path between Kirkwood and Phipps lakes

A toad guards the portage path between Kirkwood and Phipps lakes

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Ken insisted that I take photos of these boulders on Pardee Lake.

Ken insisted that I take photos of these boulders on Pardee Lake.

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Detail — waterfalls between Kenneth and Head lakes

Detail — waterfalls between Kenneth and Head lakes

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Bacteria ... algae ... these signs have become all too common on our lakes.

Bacteria … algae … these signs have become all too common on our lakes.

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Old truck parked outside a cottage on the east side of Pelee Island

Old truck parked outside a cottage on the east side of Pelee Island

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Phragmites taking over wetlands on Pelee Island

Phragmites taking over wetlands on Pelee Island

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Not sure what these were, but the expression on the one in the middle was priceless.

Not sure what these were, but the expression on the one in the middle was priceless.

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Visual pun. Hint: Yabba dabba doo!

Visual pun. Hint: Yabba dabba doo!

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Detail from old boat hull — north end of Pelee Island

Detail from old boat hull — north end of Pelee Island

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Old new boat

Old new boat

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Not sure what the significance was. This had been placed inside the boat hull along with painted rocks.

Not sure what the significance was. This had been placed inside the boat hull along with painted rocks.

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This charred piece of newspaper had been placed under the clay object in the previous photo.

This charred piece of newspaper had been placed under the clay object in the previous photo.

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Another detail from the boat hull

Another detail from the boat hull

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A memorial to cancer victims posted on the west side of Pelee Island

A memorial to cancer victims posted on the west side of Pelee Island

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These bras were draped from branches not far from the cancer victim memorial.

These bras were draped from branches not far from the cancer victim memorial.

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A sign explaining the significance of the stoneman sculpture on the west side of the island

A sign explaining the significance of the stoneman sculpture on the west side of the island

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Stoneman (and friend) at sunset

Stoneman (and friend) at sunset

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Calm or choppy — Lake Erie has a power that sends chills through you.

Calm or choppy — Lake Erie has a power that sends chills through you.

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Wild plum?

Wild plum?

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One of Pelee Island’s nature reserves

One of Pelee Island’s nature reserves

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Shorebird-turned-roadrunner — Playing chicken with the cars on the west side of the island.

Shorebird-turned-roadrunner — Playing chicken with the cars on the west side of the island.

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When playgrounds and children were made to last

When playgrounds and children were made to last

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Green darnerfly — Watch out kids, it’ll sew your eyelids shut!

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One more sunrise

One more sunrise

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Goodbye, Canada. See you next year.

Goodbye, Canada. See you next year.

 

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