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: Skiing P9 to the Champlain Lookout

: Skiing P7 to the Stone Bridge

: Skiing the Gatineau Parkway

: Skiing Trail 55 at the North End

: Skiing to the Champlain Lookout in a Snowstorm

: Trail 53 in Gatineau Park

: First Ski in Gatineau Park

: More Skating on the Rideau Canal

: Skating on the Rideau Canal

: Skiing Pine Grove from P19

: Ubuntu Web 20.04.1

: New Video: Skating in Trapper's Park

: Skiing Pine Grove

: Skiing Dolman Ridge

: Snowshoeing on the Greenbelt Pathway

: XC Skiing Starts

: Kathryn's Sewing Projects

: Ice Skating

: A new COVID-19 Pandemic Photo Gallery for 2021

: We finally get some snow in Ottawa

: New page of photos for 2021!

: Canadian Private Fleet Returns to Slow Growth in 2020

: Christmas at Mer Bleue

: New Recipe – Helen's Pumpkin Muffins

: Ice Skating

: New Recipe – Thai Carrot Soup with Coconut Milk

: Biking to Osgoode

: New Video: Gatineau Park - The soothing sounds of a stream

: Ranking the Ubuntu Flavours

: Ubuntu Unity 20.10

: UNetbootin

: Kubuntu 20.10

: Hike in Gatineau Park

: Vesper's Haulout

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: Lubuntu 20.10

: Ubuntu 20.10

: New page: Ubuntu Diaries Part IV


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