Algonquin chipmunks

Ron Resnick (
Thu, 14 Aug 1997 01:08:07 +0300

Received from my Dad:

>Date: Mon, 11 Aug 97 16:16:57 -0500
>Hi Ron,
> I'm back from camping. The weather was good and on the whole I
>it. But there are a lot more people now and reservations are essential, I
had a
>hard time paddling out against a stiff wind, and the wildlife menace was not
>bears (no trace) or mosquitos (the usual) but brazen chipmunks! They chewed
>through my backpack and other food packs in the few minutes I left these
>unattended, while I was otherwise around,on several occasions (I knew enough
>to be careful to string these up overnight).

btw - I checked a map - the park is nowhere near the size of New York state.
slap slap. Connecticut might be closer to the truth.