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The Long Journey Home

After a few days of hunting, Dax and Geoff packed up to head home. Their first stop: nearby Atikokan to gas up. But the clouds started to drop fast, and so they headed to their alternate: Thunder Bay International airport. After a quick...

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Dax’s Lessons from the Bush

No doubt, 1100 kilometres is a long way to travel for five days, and – if you're lucky – one good look at a moose. And so, when a man comes tantalizingly close to a good shot, but doesn't quite get it, it can inspire some reflection....

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An Autumn Adventure

On a cloudless Friday last month, Dax set out for five days of moose-hunting in Kashabowie, which is just northwest of Thunder Bay. The journey from Toronto – about 1100 kilometres – was Dax's longest as PIC (Pilot in...

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Dax Wilkinson: Sharpshooter

The MilCun Training Centre, at the MilCun Marksmanship Complex, is mecca for aspiring sharpshooters. Run by veterans of the competitive shooting circuit, Capt. Keith A. Cunningham and Linda K. Miller, the verdant, 700-acre facility offers...

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Meeting Mr. Branson

Above, esteemed entrepreneur and business icon Dax Wilkinson poses beside some hippie. Just kidding. Dax recently had the opportunity to meet Sir Richard Branson at a fundraiser in Toronto for Branson's Virgin Unite charity. The fellows...

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A Cessna 150, Revived

Scott Urban, a Red Canoe customer from Pasco, WA, recently sent us some photos. "The photos are of my 1967 Cessna 150G and my 1943 Boeing Stearman PT-17," he told us. "I bought the Cessna 150 in a pile of parts about 10 years ago and...

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The World’s Most Beautiful Axe

Earlier this month, Dax visited David in New York for some brotherly love – and a series of meetings and appointments. A highlight of the trip, no doubt, was the visit to the studios of the Best Made Company, where Canadian native Peter...

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Off to the (Air) Races!

Last month, David headed to the Biggest Little City in the World, sunny Reno, Nevada, for the 47th Annual National Championship Air Races & Air Show. At the event, pilots race in a range of aircraft classes, from biplanes, like the...

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True North, Part 4: The Journey Home

Over the past few weeks, we've been recounting Dax's journey from Sudbury to Yellowknife – and beyond. Here, the final leg of the journey. (If you missed the other installments of this tale, catch up now with parts one, two and...

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