Noted traveller and environmentalist Hap Wilson shares accounts of his lifelong involvement with wilderness living within the Canadian Shield. Wilson knows better than most how to live in the woods. As park ranger, canoe guide, outfitter, trail builder, and environmental activist, he learned from firsthand experience that nature can neither be beaten or tamed.This three-book bundle includes:
The Cabin: A Search for Personal Sanctuary
Noted environmentalist Hap Wilson takes us along a wilderness trail replete with snags and pitfalls, through mishaps, tears, and laughter.
Grey Owl and Me: Stories From the Trail and Beyond
Hap Wilson is back for another journey. Nurtured by the writings of Grey Owl, Wilson adopted a similar lifestyle to the 1930s conservationist but with his own twists and turns. Wilson recounts the early days of winter camping, takes readers to some of his favourite places, and shares intimate secrets of wilderness living.
Trails and Tribulations:Confessions of a Wilderness Pathfinder
Noted northern traveller Hap Wilson shares accounts of his lifelong involvement with wilderness living within the Canadian Shield. A park ranger, canoe guide, and environmental activist, Wilson takes the reader on a journey through natural settings ranging from austere to mysterious and breathtaking.
About the author
Hap Wilson is an award winning-artist, author, photographer, guide, environmentalist, cartographer and eco trail builder living in Rosseau, Ont. His writing has appeared in Canadian Geographic, Explore and Canoe & Kayak. He has published a dozen nature and geography related books. His book Voyages-Canada's Heritage Rivers won the Natural Resources Council of America Award for best environmental book and the Bill Mason Award for lifetime achievement in River Conservation. Wilson, along with his wife Andrea, operate The Cabin Falls EcoLodge in Temagami, Ont. He lives in Rosseau, Ont.
Other titles by Hap Wilson
River of Fire
Conflict and Survival on the Seal River
Lake Superior to Manitoba by Canoe
Mapping the Route into the Heart of the Continent
A Wilderness Paradise - Canoeing - Kayaking - Hiking
Grey Owl and Me
Stories From the Trail and Beyond
Trails and Tribulations
Confessions of a Wilderness Pathfinder
A Search for Personal Sanctuary
Canoeing, Kayaking and Hiking Temagami
Rivers of the Upper Ottawa Valley
Myth, Magic and Adventure
Wilderness Rivers of Manitoba
Journey by Canoe Through the Land Where the Spirit Lives
Canoeing and Hiking Wild Muskoka
An Eco-Adventure Guide