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Old 06-02-2013, 08:34 AM   #1
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Old 06-02-2013, 08:45 AM   #2
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Some are just enjoying them selves---a few are just foolish---nice scenery---

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Old 06-02-2013, 12:22 PM   #3
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Old 06-02-2013, 03:38 PM   #4
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Some of those look like fun! Not too crazy about the ice ones though, my idea of a vacation is to get away from the cold.
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The little two person tent that was back lit? That would be about my limit.....I don't like heights.
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Some of those look like fun! Not too crazy about the ice ones though, my idea of a vacation is to get away from the cold.
i imagine living in Timmins would have that effect. Even here in Central Ontario there was frost last Monday. I trust the last of the snow has finally melted
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Old 06-02-2013, 04:13 PM   #7
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The little two person tent that was back lit? That would be about my limit.....I don't like heights.
Guess you won't be visiting Texas any time soon then.
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Guess you won't be visiting Texas any time soon then.
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I used to live there.....but I will be back there on business sometime this fall.
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Looks like they had a lot of fun. :D
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i imagine living in Timmins would have that effect. Even here in Central Ontario there was frost last Monday. I trust the last of the snow has finally melted
We got hit not too long ago with a nasty snow storm but yeah it's all melted now. Now it's nothing bur rain and cold. it's just above zero right now.

At this point it wont surprise me if it turns into snow.
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At this point it wont surprise me if it turns into snow.
it would have to warm up to snow wouldn't it?
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I wonder if the unicycle went over the edge....
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it would have to warm up to snow wouldn't it?
Not if its just above zero degrees C.
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