Wilderness Rivers of Manitoba: Journey by Canoe Through the Land Where the Spirit Lives (Paperback)

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Description


Manitoba is a canoeist's paradise with more than 100,000 lakes and rivers flowing through rolling prairie, boreal forests, delta marshlands, rugged Precambrian shield country and northern tundra.

Wilson spent four years traversing 2,500 miles of historic fur-trade routes and traditional native water routes to research this book. Wilderness Rivers of Manitoba unlocks the mysteries of navigating this remarkable landscape, providing both regional and international canoeing enthusiasts with essential expedition information.

Trips include:

  • Le Petite Nord
  • Bloodvein River
  • Gammon River
  • Pigeon River
  • Berens River
  • The Middle Track
  • Hayes River
  • Cochrane River
  • Grass River
  • Land of Little Sticks
  • Thlewiaza River
  • Caribou River
  • Seal River
  • Manigotagan River
  • Sasaginnigak and Leyond River

About the Author


Hap Wilson is Canada's best-known canoeist and expedition author, with over 30 years experience. His hand-drawn maps and illustrations are featured in Voyages: Canada's Heritage Rivers, which won the Natural Resources of America Award for Best Environmental Book. Stephanie Aykroyd is a writer, artist and photographer. Her art and photography is found in collections throughout the United States and Canada.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781550464405
ISBN-10: 155046440X
Publisher: Boston Mills Press
Publication Date: March 6th, 2004
Pages: 168
Language: English