by Will Steger -"I'm in an area called the Land of Little Sticks, where you have these really small trees. Each one of them has a personality. They usually hang out in clumps... When the dogs see these things, they get freaked out." - Will Steger, April 25, 2018. Day 37.
by Will Steger -"It's kinda embarrassing to say this, but I got a little too close to the open water there... and I went in... Anytime something like that totally catches you by surprise, that's something you gotta sit down and ponder a little bit." - Will Steger, April 23, 2018.
by Will Steger -"I laid down in the canoe and put a jacket over my head to protect myself from the wind and get some rest. Suddenly, I got up and there were caribou all around me. It was unbelievable. I think I freaked them out... But then I think they accepted me." - Will Steger, April 22, 2018. Earth Day. Jarvis Lake, NWT.
by Will Steger -"I heard a crazy noise. When you're traveling up here like this, you go weeks at a time without hearing anything at all except for the wind. But it turned out to be ravens. They were actually making notice of the airplane coming." - Will Steger, April 21, 2018. Resupply #1. Day 33.