view from under the tump strap carries out across a vast open
expanse dotted here and there with small trees, open ponds and
thousands of hummocks. Carrying a canoe across is similar to
carrying across a boulder field that is constantly wind swept.
However most boulder fields donít last
the distances we had to cover! The hummock to hummock jumping, or
climbing, or the up and down
dodging between the hummocks is tough going.
are swamps whose margins are flat and inviting but where you can
sink in to the hips. If the sun comes out and the wind drops it gets
oppressively hot and buggy.