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What can a woman do with a canoe — and a small chip on her shoulder?

12 mins | Aug 31, 2022
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There is great power in risk-taking and mobility. Five years after a condescending conversation with a male adventurer, Megan Mayhew-Bergman tackles a historic canoe route. Here, she reflects on how, instead of her predicted feelings of revenge, she found a touch of transcendence.
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