It is so wild the places trees can grow. I have seen trees grow on rocks in what would appear to be not nearly enough soil. They grow slowly but can survive through old age in conditions that can hardly be believed. Tenacity in the face of difficulty.
Torontonians Dan and Diane Molenaar head north to Drag Lake when they need a weekend away from urban life—though they brought some of the city with them. The mirrored windows that circle the cottage were recycled from two office towers in Toronto.