JILL K. ROBINSON

Punter’s Paradise

Sandy Cove is silent as I glide toward the sapphire-streaked icebergs in the distance. Slowly traveling south from Greenland, the behemoth blocks of ice glisten in the warm New­foundland sun, beckoning me to some imaginary finish line. I dip my wooden paddles down and pull, propelling the wooden punt across the surface with a powerful […]

On the Hook

Far North Sports Fishing combines high-action game with a high-end home base on the Great Barrier Reef. The fishing rod is slipping from my grasp, arcing in front of me like a tree branch weighed down by a fresh batch of snow. “Yank up!” shouts the skipper, Jimbo, from the helm. “Wind down! Don’t let […]