Canoeing in Huntersville


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Last weekend, Ben and I joined some friends for a canoeing trip (baby bump and all!) down the Crow River by Huntersville, MN. We canoed a total of 24 miles — jumping off the bridges along the way, catching turtles, stopping for picnics by the riverside, swimming, starting water fights, and settling down for the evening around a campfire to roast marshmallows before talking into the wee hours of the morning (well, some of us). It was so good to get in the fresh air and full sun after weeks of rain up here in northern Minnesota!

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  1. Chelsy Renee

    June 28th, 2014 at 2:19 AM

    what beautiful and vibrant photos! looks like a lovely time-the outdoors is always the best place to be, I think. =)
    miss you!

  2. Emily Mitton

    June 28th, 2014 at 2:31 AM

    Thanks, Chelsy! Miss you too! Would love it if our paths crossed again sometime!

  3. tiffmartens

    July 2nd, 2014 at 1:27 AM

    Great photos! Looks like you all had a blast.

  4. Naomi

    July 5th, 2014 at 7:39 PM

    Hello! I just found your blog again not very long ago – your photos are wonderful!

  5. Emily Mitton

    July 8th, 2014 at 4:12 PM

    Glad to have you back! (:

  6. Laura

    July 8th, 2014 at 3:38 AM

    *sigh* That looks like sooo much fun! What beautiful looking weather too! I’m glad you guys were able to get out and enjoy yourselves. What a trooper to do all that while you’re pregnant Emily! You look great. 🙂

  7. Emily Mitton

    July 8th, 2014 at 4:13 PM

    Thanks, Laura! We would’ve loved to have had you with us!