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Jun 14, 2017 - Fort Frances to Quetico Park

There’s a direct route from Kenora to Thunder Bay via Highway 17 but I chose the longer route through Fort Frances because I thought there’d be less traffic & in particular, fewer trucks. However, at Fort Frances, Highway 11 comes in from the States so now my route is crowded with trucks although it’s a pretty good road & very scenic through forests & lakes. Strangely, there’s only one town on this 360 km stretch between Fort Frances & Thunder Bay & the campground wasn’t very nice. I stopped there to use an ATM because I was out of cash &...

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Jul 23, 2011 - Quetico Provincial Park

July 23 – Day 31 – Taylor Cove to Quetico Provincial Park K’s 164 k Time 8h 27mm Average speed: 19.48 k/H T to d 3226 k What a tough day on the road! I know whining again but this day started with wind in our face and then got tougher. Note that it was over a century ride so it just that made the journey just a little bit more demanding. I also had cooking duty so wanted to get to camp as early as possible to get the dinner started. Terri had a very tough day. She felt she was falling asleep on the bike. Now I found that tough to...

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Jul 25, 2006 - Day 32 Taylor's Cove to Quetico

Day 32 Taylor's Cove to Quetico DISTANCE TRAVELLED 152.98 km RUNNING TIME 7 hrs 25 mins AVERAGE SPEED 25.3 km/hr DISTANCE PLANNED 154 KMS TOTAL TIME 9 hrs 05 mins Morning - no wind - calm - about 16 degrees went to a high of 28 degrees with more humidity then we have experienced - welcome to Ontario... Last night they had forecasted cloudy with 80 5 change of rain all day - but luckily they were wrong.. Everyone were putting on their temporary fenders and digging out their rain gear last night - only to put it all always this morning...

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