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Date/Time: 07/24/2024 03:48PM
Title: Trip Report - Paradise and Tribulation...A awesome unforgettable trip!
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CanoeViking 12/24/2017 08:00AM
30Smoke: "Thanks for sharing the report. Glad it turned out well. From reading reports, it seems the greatest lesson is to be flexible with your plans, and you got to stay at the nice campsite, two portages later!"


30Smoke - A agree, a friend of mine once said "Blessed are the flexible for they shall never be broken."
30Smoke 12/23/2017 10:27PM
Thanks for sharing the report. Glad it turned out well. From reading reports, it seems the greatest lesson is to be flexible with your plans, and you got to stay at the nice campsite, two portages later!
FOG51 12/23/2017 12:44AM
Sounds like you guys had a really great trip. You got "missplaced" on your way out,it happens. Two things I would suggest, always carry maps of the aera where your going, and always pack at least one day of food extra [meals in a pouch don't weigh much and are pretty good tasteing] I always carry one extra day for every week I'm out in the bush. Nice pictures. Sounds like your wife is a good "tripping" partner best to keep her around for 50 or 60 years. FRED
rtallent 12/23/2017 09:58AM
Great report and pics! Thanks.
boonie 12/23/2017 10:33AM
Glad it all worked out well in the end.
CanoeViking 12/23/2017 04:06PM
FOG51: "Sounds like you guys had a really great trip. You got "missplaced" on your way out,it happens. Two things I would suggest, always carry maps of the aera where your going, and always pack at least one day of food extra [meals in a pouch don't weigh much and are pretty good tasteing] I always carry one extra day for every week I'm out in the bush. Nice pictures. Sounds like your wife is a good "tripping" partner best to keep her around for 50 or 60 years. FRED"


FRED - I immediately purchased a set of Voyaguer maps that cover the whole BWCA. I learn my lesson and will never do that again.


As far as the food goes I have always carried extra food, like you said, except that one time. I will make sure that never happens again.


Thanks for your tips and I agree about my wife being a good "tripping" partner. I'm going to do my best to keep her as long as I can.
CanoeViking 12/23/2017 04:12PM
boonie: "Glad it all worked out well in the end. "


Boonies -Me too!


Thanks for reading everyone!
CanoeViking 12/22/2017 12:06PM
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Trip Name: Paradise and Tribulation...A awesome unforgettable trip!.

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