CCR Gallery

Photos from users of myccr.com
Home > Other Pics > Winter Camping & Trekking

TITLE  +   - 
FILE NAME  +   - 
DATE  +   - 
POSITION  +   - 
Wall-tent-rope-ridgepole.jpg
272 viewsHere's my 8x10 set up with a rope for a ridgepole. I used a 4-part tackle (from a sailboat) for stretching it taut. As you see, no matter how tight you pull, some sag remains.
tackle-wall-tent-ridge.jpg
229 viewsTackle used to tension wall tent ridge-line. 4-times amplification.
bragcreekjan05_130.jpg
280 views
P1010065.JPG
100 views
Sled_002.jpg
70 views
Sandy_Minnesing_resize.jpg
112 viewsshort legs, loved snow
Igloo1.jpg
8 foot igloo133 viewsThis is a photo of our first igloo completed with the Ice Box. It has an inside diameter of eight feet.
09.JPG
Bagage Car (DF 2007)104 views
08.JPG
Baggage Car Accomodations (DF 2007)127 views
IMG_1055comp2.JPG
Black River near Madoc, Ont237 viewsSnowshoeing March 1, 2009
04.JPG
Campfire (DF2007)122 views
anorak_05.JPG
Completed Home-Made Anorak - Hood Up446 viewsThe anorak with the hood up and cinched tight around the face.
PC120148.JPG
Cozy spot145 views
06.JPG
DaveH (DF 2007)127 views
IM000287.JPG
Fox134 viewsThis little guy seems to have found us 2 years in a row.
Resize_of_2006_0129jan-22-060018.JPG
Frontenac257 viewsOut for a winter hike in Frontenac
Resize_of_2006_0129jan-22-060027.JPG
Frontenac Park147 viewsFrozen beaver pond in Frontenac
DSCN3610.JPG
Gibson River196 viewsJust upstream from Gibson Lake. From snowmobile bridge.
IM000321small.JPG
Gray Jay117 viewsThe day we were leaving they came to investigate and this was as close as I could get.
09_leaving_camp_resize.jpg
heading for home177 viewsUHMW-PE toboggan, 12' long, 16" wide
fully loaded, pulled by a single dog
Algonquin Park, March 2006
100_2230_no_snow800_copy.JPG
hey where's the snow?208 viewsearly March, 2007...along track and tower trail in Alqonquin Park...'difficult' conditions due to lack of snow. We chose to stay on the land trails as many creeks, beaver dams, lakes were already wet and too slush for fun pulling. Thats a black plastic sled from Can Tire with haul bars made from white plastic plumbing pipe. Great on twisting, turning hiking trails.
anorak_02.JPG
Home Made Anorak416 viewsHere's the final product in use out on a trip.
anorak_01.jpg
Home Made Anorak674 viewsHere's the anorak in use at the Deep Freeze trip on Nitro Creek in Feb. 2005
anorak_06.JPG
Home Made Anorak - Hood Up382 viewsThe hood is very deep, and extends well beyond the front of the face - not great for peripheral vision, but it sure cuts the wind well.
anorak_07.JPG
Home Made Anorak - Opened Up320 viewsHere's what the neck looks like opened up with the hood down. The big triangular gusset in the front makes the opening very large and helps ventilate if you get hot.
anorak_03.JPG
Home Made Anorak - the Front Pocket448 viewsJust as we started to put it together. The two sides will easily each hold a large leather mitt. The little pockets on the front were designed to hold odds 'n ends like matches, a compass, fire starters, etc.
anorak_04.JPG
Home-Made Anorak Front Pocket394 viewsThis is the front pocket with the pocket flaps in place, the snow flaps at the side and the trim along the top.
07a.JPG
Hour and a Half Late (DF 2007)137 views
7pole.jpg
Hybrid set-up351 viewsHere's a picture of a seven pole set-up and the side poles for good measure...guess that's more of a 15 pole set-up!
Ice_Jam.JPG
Ice jam at 8pm.148 viewsWe walked thru 6 inches of slush right after this!! Yikes!! quickly changed course.
79 files on 3 page(s) 1