Monthly Archives: January 2015

St. George’s College

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 … Continue reading

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Sterling Hall Boys Return from 3 Day Dog Sled Expedition

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 … Continue reading

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McMaster Outers’ Club Day Trip

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 … Continue reading

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3 Alaskan Sled Dogs Looking for a Home

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 … Continue reading

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Some Pictures of Sterling Hall Boys Heading to the Bush

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Sterling Hall School Grade 7 Boys

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 … Continue reading

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Almaguin Community Living Group

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 … Continue reading

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Elmwood Girls Return From 3 Day Dog Sled Expedition

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.

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Bishop Strachan Girls Return from 4 Day Dog Sled Expedition

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 … Continue reading

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Elmwood School on Trail

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 … Continue reading

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