Jamie before the trip, location unknown.
Saskatchewan “Welcome” sign at the Canadian border.
Rape seed along the road as a storm gathers.
Josie at the Churchill River bridge looking up stream.
Churchill River downstream from the bridge and the turbulent “Devil’s Hole” (of Cree Indian lore).
Josie near the bridge.
Jamie and Tom along side the mud covered car on the gravel road north of LaRonge.
The portage trail gets a bit sloppy near the boats. The Indians have but down some wooden pallets that generally help a lot.
New growth is always trying to reclaim all open space. In this case the plant is the herb Horsetail.
Tom and David at the landing. David has on his chest waders that are very handy for moving the boats around at the landing.
Jessica is ready for mosquitoes.
A rainbow crosses our course to the cabin.
Jessica, Tom, David and Don juggle boats at the landing. The high water makes this task easier than normal.
Jim drives as Doug, Josh and Jessica settle down for a long ride.
Don checks the speed with his GPS.
Waves from the lead boat, fortunately, not from wind.
North shore from the “Crow’s Nest”.
Jamie in the “Crow’s Nest”>
East shore from the “Crow’s Nest”.
Josie in the “Crow’s Nest”.
Climbing down the “Crow’s Nest” ladder.
Andy looks relaxed.
Josh, Jamie Josie and David enjoy fish for supper.
Wide angle photo showing the Wilson Rapids outlet Bay on the left, looking north. On the right is Wilson rapids. Photo taken from the “Honey Hole”.
Tom concentrates on fishing.
Looks like he has one.
Did it get off Tom??
Josie manages the anchor while we adjust our location.
Don squints in the bright reflected sun light.
Jamie does better with her sunglasses.
Don and Tom in the Interim Lake.
Josie back at the “Honey Hole”.
States fishing in front of the secondary rapids.
Janie and Josie look happy.
Plaque at the entrance to the Campbell River.
Jamie caught a nice walleye there.
About ½ mile up the Campbell River, looking back toward the entrance.
Jamie caught a really big Northern.
It is so cute; she wants to kiss it…NOT.
Josie enjoying the river trip.
Jamie takes a “selfie”.
Josie relaxes back in the cabin.
So does Jamie.
Andy makes pancakes.
David shoots at flies with a spring powered toy pistol, a cabin favorite among the younger set.
Jamie takes her turn with the pistol.
Labrador tea in bloom.
What kind of insect does this fellow turn into??
Jamie and Josie slept in their own private tent during this trip.
A late day cruise in the canoe around the island.
Even though the sun is close to the horizon, due to the far northern latitude, there is probably three hours of light left in the day.
Flags waving over the cabin front.
Don is eating something, maybe one of David’s famous Dutch oven delights.
Andy, Jessica, Josie and Josh at the start of a chess game.
Jamie in their tent sleeping quarters.
A seagull perches on the nearly submerged “Bathing Rock”.
Tom, Jim and David with some fish. Hey David, what are you doing with those small “snakes”??
Josie relaxes with her book and a hot chocolate.
Tom, Jessica and Josh at a chess game.
Josie, Jamie and Jessica play cards.
Jamie and Josh concentrate on the card game.
Jamie seems pleased with the way the cards are falling.
Jamie in the “Crow’s Nest”.
Black Spruce cone.
Some bearberry flowers.
More bearberry flowers.
Island trail to the water pump. Don cut this trail in 1992, on his afternoon “off”.
Tom, Andy, Jamie and Josie at the “Welcome” sign.
Tom, Don, Andy, Josie and Jamie at the “Welcome” sign.
Unknown type of eggs found on the island.
Kitchen and loft
Jamie, ready for the boat trip back to the landing.
Jessica and Doug are ready to start back to the landing. Jessica has her morning coffee
Andy, Don and Tom prepare to depart the island for the landing.
The boats are underway. The sled looks like a sail.
Andy and Don are towing something.
An eagle flies overhead.
Downstream side of the Wathaman River Bridge. It is an old WWII expandable bridge.
Josie drives home.
Where is the pot of gold?