5 Reasons Portaging Is Better Than Canoeing
To Paddle or Portage? - That is the question After showing some pictures of my latest trip, someone looked at me and said "I can understand going canoeing, but why would you get out of a perfectly good canoe and pack all that stuff on your back and go on some death march through the woods?". I didn't have an answer at the time. When you put it that way, it does sound a little crazy. Maybe that's the fun. Seriously, portaging is much better than just simply paddling around. It turns a trip into an adventure. #1 The Wilderness Factor: The truth ...
Planning a Trip
Planning to portage can be a little intimidating if you've never been on one before. Just like planning any trip or event, there's a lot of details to work out, but after you've done it once, it didn't seem that hard. You just need to know the steps, and we'll take you through them easily. First you'll figure out the trip itself. You'll allot some time, find a place to go, create a route, plan how to get there and back then make any necessary reservations. You may find these steps difficult because each seems to rely on another. For example, ...
Planning Services: Let us take care of planning your next trip. Ideal for the adventurer who has never been portaging but who feels comfortable canoeing and camping - or would rather just do it themselves. We'll recommend a route and book everything you'll need from tents to tarps to toilet paper. You need only show up and get going. (more info) Guiding Services: Whether you want assistance traveling and navigating the wilderness, or you want to learn how to cope out there, or you just want to meet Nancy - portageur.ca's canine ambassador, we offer a wide variety of guiding services. From a ...
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