Weekend Trippin': The edge between earth and waterFriday, November 01, 2013 by: SooToday.com Staff
SooToday.com, in partnership with Tourism Sault Ste. Marie brings you a weekend feature highlighting the variety of adventures available for you, your family, and visiting relatives right in our own backyard.
This week George Case travels the edge between earth and water.
His path leads between the Canadian Shield and our inland sea, GitcheeGumee.
The Solemn Land: Travel Back In Time To An Ancient World Of Beauty
I’m driving along the Trans-Canada Highway up from Sault Ste. Marie towards the smaller town of Wawa, just 225 kilometres ahead.
The traffic has thinned, with only the odd logging truck or camper coming down the other lane.
There is no city here; it almost seems I’ve travelled back in time to an era before civilization.
Here and there are road signs, rest stops, and intriguing little trails that lead somewhere deep into the forest, but there are also long stretches that evoke a sort of prehistoric isolation.
On my right is the Canadian Shield, geologically the oldest landscape on the planet READ ON
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