Grey Owl and Me: Stories From the Trail and Beyond

Grey Owl and Me Stories From the Trail and Beyond Hap Wilson is back for another journey this time on the lighter side of the adventure trail where the bizarre melds with the sublime Nurtured by the writings of Canadian environmentalist and wannabe

  • Title: Grey Owl and Me: Stories From the Trail and Beyond
  • Author: Hap Wilson Ingrid Zschogner
  • ISBN: 9781554887323
  • Page: 161
  • Format: Paperback
  • Hap Wilson is back for another journey, this time on the lighter side of the adventure trail, where the bizarre melds with the sublime Nurtured by the writings of Canadian environmentalist and wannabe Native, Grey Owl, Wilson adopted a lifestyle similar to the 1930s conservationist but with his own twists and turns along a meandering path full of humorous misadventures WHap Wilson is back for another journey, this time on the lighter side of the adventure trail, where the bizarre melds with the sublime Nurtured by the writings of Canadian environmentalist and wannabe Native, Grey Owl, Wilson adopted a lifestyle similar to the 1930s conservationist but with his own twists and turns along a meandering path full of humorous misadventures Wilson, too, learned many of his nature skills as a youth, paddling in Temagami, working as a wilderness canoe ranger and guide, and following in the footsteps of one of Canada s most revered outdoor icons.The author recounts early days winter camping, motorcycling the Labrador coast, and teaching actor Pierce Brosnan how to throw knives and paddle a canoe for the Richard Attenborough film about Grey Owl He also takes us to a few of his favourite places and shares intimate secrets of wilderness living Here, Grey Owl has returned as an ever present critic a buckskin clad spectre in a modern world of Gore Tex, Kevlar canoes, and gear freaks.

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    1. Wilson starts with a short introduction to Grey Owl (Archie Belaney). The remaining chapters are stories from his many years in the wilderness offset by fictional narrative from Grey Owl.

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