McGregor Bay 1948 Camping Expedition

In August of 1948 Peg and Don Forbes spent two weeks camping and photographing in McGregor Bay. Here is their photo album of this wonderful time. Photos will be added on a regular basis until the album is complete.

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Travel permit August 7 - 23, 1948

The map

Sunday night packing - Don Forbes

Getting the bed rolls ready - Peg Forbes

Heading into McGregor Bay

The scenery

At the McGregor Bay Post Office

The first fish - August 8/48

Supper - August 10/48

Snake!

View from the first campsite.

Visitors - August 11/48

Good by to Gibbs

North to the La Cloche Mountains from the campsite

Looking east from the campsite

2 1/2 pound largemouth bass taken on a flatfish plug

Picking water lillies

Largemouth on a live line - better than a fridge!

Sweetheart Bay

Enterance to Sweetheart Bay

Lunch at Blasted Out Channel

Don's favourite pine beside Blasted Out Channel

Moving day August 14

Having lunch on moving day and listening to the radio news

Peg enjoying the sun

Moving day

Cleaning up after lunch

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