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GALLERY: Dryden Winterfest

Chris Marchand

Chris Marchand served as editor of the Dryden Observer from August 2009 to April 2018.

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Local sculptor Darcy Birnie traded his preferred medium of wood for snow this past weekend producing some impressive works of art.
Local sculptor Darcy Birnie traded his preferred medium of wood for snow this past weekend producing some impressive works of art.

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Ella Caul enjoys the Children’s Tunnels activity at Van Horne Landing, Sunday.
Ella Caul enjoys the Children’s Tunnels activity at Van Horne Landing, Sunday.
Having fun on a Winterfest horse-drawn sleigh ride at Van Horne Landing.   Photos by Chris Marchand and Michael Christianson
Having fun on a Winterfest horse-drawn sleigh ride at Van Horne Landing.
Photos by Chris Marchand and Michael Christianson
Inside the Kiwanis Club shelter at Van Horne Landing
Inside the Kiwanis Club shelter at Van Horne Landing

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A family effort. Carolyn, Paul, Sydney and Chelsea stand in front of their redneck iceshack. Winner of the Pimp Your Shack competition.
A family effort. Carolyn, Paul, Sydney and Chelsea stand in front of their redneck iceshack. Winner of the Pimp Your Shack competition.
Local sculptor Darcy Birnie traded his preferred medium of wood for snow this past weekend producing some impressive works of art.
Local sculptor Darcy Birnie traded his preferred medium of wood for snow this past weekend producing some impressive works of art.
Cyril Ryan flips pancakes at the Legion’s Winterfest Pancake Breakfast.
Cyril Ryan flips pancakes at the Legion’s Winterfest Pancake Breakfast.
Kids run and play  on the snow pile at Van Horne Landing during WinterFest weekend.                                                                                                                          Photos by Michael Christianson
Kids run and play on the snow pile at Van Horne Landing during WinterFest weekend. Photos by Michael Christianson
Harvey Aho didn’t have much compeition during the family fishing derby on Monday.
Harvey Aho didn’t have much compeition during the family fishing derby on Monday.
Jeremy Woodworth powers up a nine metre snowkite on Wabigoon Lake in some blustery conditions, Sunday.     Photos by Chris Marchand and Michael Christianson
Jeremy Woodworth powers up a nine metre snowkite on Wabigoon Lake in some blustery conditions, Sunday. Photos by Chris Marchand and Michael Christianson

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