A New Era - Great Machinery for MORE Great Products

There have been some big additions to the North Water shop recently. They're the strong silent type, and we love...

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A Bear of a Portage

Seeing through the cockpit hole on a portage

My girlfriend Tori and I were more than a little nervous starting this particular portage.  As if the slog around Burr Falls on the remote Fond Du Lac River in Northern Saskatchewan isn't tough enough by itself; there was a mother bear who was very likely in a protective mood and her two cubs standing were milling about right on the trail as we approached in our canoe. 

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