This Home in the Ontario Wilderness Is 12 Miles From the Nearest Powerline

This Home in the Ontario Wilderness Is 12 Miles From the Nearest Powerline

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By Alex Bozikovic
An architect designing hospitals in Rwanda first brought sustainability to a lakeside dwelling in Ontario.

Many of us like to get away from it all, but the Murphy family goes farther than most: 160 miles from their house in Toronto to the end of a private logging road deep in a thick wood, where their cottage shares a lake with just three neighbors and wolf packs roam the surrounding wildlife reserve. 

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