Harold Ball

Harold Ball

Website URL: http://www.cabin14.ca

A "Grand" Day

Published in Fly Fishing

There are stretches on several rivers in South/Western Ontario that create the illusion of being in a remote, pristine wilderness setting despite the fact they run directly through or are adjacent to large urban centres.

 

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Trophy Lodge - July 12 -19, 2008

Published in Field Journal

 I have been somewhat remiss in keeping up my Great Bear Lake trip journal over the past 2 or 3 years.  What follows is my attempt to get back on track, and, create a record of the various experiences and events that take place during our annual sojourn to the land of the midnight sun.

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Beaverland Camp - Fish, Laugh, Reflect...

Published in Cabin 14

While driving along Highway #11, about forty-five kilometres north of the city of North Bay Ontario, you will come across a sign marking the turn off for Beaverland Road. Make the turn, and after a short drive along the relatively narrow gravel road, you will arrive in Beaverland Camp.

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Keeping a Personal Field Journal

Published in Field Journal

Years ago it was common practice for explorers, adventurers and just ordinary folks to keep a personal hand written journal.

 

For some their journals were used to compile and publish books about their experiences after returning from the field, and for others, finding the time to quielty reflect and record events as they were happening was the most effective way to leave behind a permanent record of their life experiences.

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