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Ice Boats are out on Frenchman's Bay. The mild winter delayed the start of the ice-boating season on Frenchman's Bay; naar Pickering; but the ice is safe now and sometimes there are 15 or more boats out. Sixteen-year-old Tom Herda skims along at speeds of up to 65 miles an hour in the DN class he and his father built for $500. Ice boats share the bay with snowmobiles; motorcycles and fishermen's huts. Open in full size

Ice Boats are out on Frenchman's Bay. The mild winter delayed the start of the ice-boating season on Frenchman's Bay; naar Pickering; but the ice is safe now and sometimes there are 15 or more boats out. Sixteen-year-old Tom Herda skims along at speeds of up to 65 miles an hour in the DN class he and his father built for $500. Ice boats share the bay with snowmobiles; motorcycles and fishermen's huts.

Picture, 1975, English

Ice Boats are out on Frenchman's Bay. The mild winter delayed the start of the ice-boating season on Frenchman's Bay; naar Pickering; but the ice is safe now and sometimes there are 15 or more boats out. Sixteen-year-old Tom Herda skims along at speeds of up to 65 miles an hour in the DN class he and his father built for $500. Ice boats share the bay with snowmobiles; motorcycles and fishermen's huts.

Picture, 1975, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Sports - Ice Boating

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0096180f