Dispatches from the Outdoors

Do you get restless when you spend too much time indoors?  Do you start looking at maps, reading about routes, and dreaming of adventures? I totally understand and want to help you with your next escape to the outdoors.

Here’s some reading to help you with your wilderness wanderlust…

Recent Articles

Plastic Welding a Cracked Whitewater Boat

I recently broke my favourite whitewater boat – an Esquif L’Edge Lite – paddling the Capilano River. The river was

What’s Better Against an Aggressive Bear, Bear Spray

I was working as a guide in the Yukon the summer some French tourists went hiking in Kluane National Park,

How to Physically Prepare for a Long Paddling

I’m getting ready for a big Arctic solo canoe expedition this summer, so I was thrilled to talk to my

Lessons from Low Water Paddling

One of the best things you can do to prepare for wilderness paddling trips is to go playboating, aka fooling


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