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Weekend Trippin' : Farmer Bob, in his own words

Sunday, December 22, 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 Farmer Bob tells us, in his own words, about homesteading at Mockingbird Hill Farm and how he ended up there.

I was raised on a back road country farm …woodstoves and outdoor plumbing…it seems to have defined me.

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Following The Seasons And The Rhythms Of Nature: One Sleigh Ride At A Time

December at the farm brings walks through snow sparkled meadows, Christmas tree sales and, of course, horse drawn sleigh rides through the bush.

Trails are breathtakingly beautiful by day and romantically lit with a kerosene lantern hanging on the sleigh by night.

Here's your chance to go dashing through the snow in a one horse open sleigh! READ ON

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A winter wonderland what's good for your health

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Behind the scenes

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Escape within the city

Best gal pal weekend getaway ever on Oct 18th

Where the wild things are

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Let's bring 'em all home

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Time Stops In Frontier Village

Bad Weather Means Indoor Fun

Locking Through Time

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