STK-ID 27675

[Remark: competition is keen at Nova Scotia's Annual Tournament of the Guides Association.] Shots of crowd on shore of river near boat houses, of canoe race whizzing past sailboats, of tent pitching and camp making contest. Guides participating in fly casting contest from canoe moored off shore. Shots of tug-of-war between swimmers, of fisherman wielding a 20-pound salmon fishing rod. Various shots of sharp shooting event, rifles and revolvers being used. Shots of target. Shots of archery contest, of log-chopping contest, of portage race where guide packs his canoe given distance. Shot of log-burling competition, one contestant getting a dunking. Shot of canoe tilting competition, contestants standing in separate canoes, heaving at each other with long padded poles.


Excerpt from
When Guide Meets Guide
Nova Scotia
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm dupe neg b&w
Aspect ratio