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Growing up our family spent a lot of weekends doing outdoor activities. Hikes in the woods, cross country skiing, and more hikes in the woods. I don’t think I ever went on any of those outdoor adventures or treks willingly. The appeal of the television, or the Nintendo 64 was always more enticing than anything nature had to offer. Of course, once I was out there, I always had such a great time with my sisters or friends, and ironically, some of my favourite memories from my childhood are of the various treks through the Niagara escarpment in the fall, or the snowy woods of Wasaga in the winter.