July 29th – Day 29

“A rest day it was, the triumph is gone, new challenge, Scary Great Bear Lake”

From the real Dave Greene. Its 2am and we are packing to get on the lake asap. The triumph of making it up Great Bear River was grand but short lived. The reality of paddling across the coldest lake in the world had set in. Its July 29th and there is frost on the tent. With frozen fingers, we pack up still with mosquitoes buzzing in our ears. Its surreal up here. Deep breath, here we go…