Each winter students from RSG do a 4 day dog sled adventure. This year 41 students & 4 staff left Toronto early morning headed for South River. Almost as early staff were in the yard doing morning chores & getting ready for the group. After a presentation at the shop, the bus arrives at the […]
On a crisp Sunday morning the Sterling Hall boys returned from a 3 day dog sled expedition. On the last day they travelled almost 30 km & arrived back at the kennel around 12:30. Every dog on every team was working hard. That is a good Being a libra love horoscope born on September 28th, […]
We have been working with the MOC for many years. We have done 1 day, two day & three day trips. Michael Fallon was very instrumental in organizing these trips. The last couple years we have done 4 separate day trips throughout the winter. Wind chill put the temperature at -28 this morning. Temperatures warmed […]
These three dogs were out running on Wednesday. They had no trouble with the 4 mile loop & seemed to be enjoying themselves. Rufus Yellow dog in point. Rufus is a character. But a very lovable character. He has been a leader most of his life. He is a very tough & durable dog. 11 […]
Each winter the Grade 7 boys from Sterling Hall come to Chocpaw Expeditions for a 3 day dog sled expedition. We reduce the size of the teams from six dogs to four & sometimes three depending on the size of the boys. We also select dogs that are easy to handle. The boys come with […]
Mid January each winter we do rides around the block for the Almaguin Community Living Group. 8 guides hooked their teams & included some of our older dogs. While half the group enjoyed the ride the other half spent time playing with puppies & enjoying hot chocolate.
At 10:30 this morning Jarvis led the first group out of the bush. A great time was had by all despite some early day temperatures around -30.
As the last of the Elmwood groups reached the trail head yesterday, the Bishop Strachan girls were coming out of the bush. A good time was had by all. By the fourth day the girls are very comfortable & accomplished working with the dogs. Teams are tight to the right. The girls are working together […]
Each winter a group of girls from Elmwood School in Ottawa come to Chocpaw for a 3 day dog sled expedition. 41 girls divided into 3 groups. Every year these are great groups. Hard working & enthusiastic. Instructions were done the night before. By 9:45 all the sleds are loaded & tied down. 25 sleds. […]