Watch British wilderness bushcraft expert Ray Mears explore the Canadian wilderness in this fantastic six part series. We are off to Algonquin Provincial Park in Ontario to go canoeing this summer, and we’ll be right on the Southern edge of the boreal forest I especially appreciated his visit with David Henry author of Canada’s Boreal Forest in the first episode.
The Forgotten Forest
The journey begins in Canada’s vast Boreal Forest, where the knowledge of the people who have called it home is essential to survival.
The Company that Built a Country
The story of the British fur trade company that opened up Canada.
The Unknown Pioneer
Follow in the footsteps of British pioneer Samuel Hearne on his epic 1,000-mile trip.
In Arctic Footsteps
4/6 Ray follows in the footsteps of Arctic explorer John Rae.
Koo Koo Sint – The Star Gazer
British explorer David Thompson.
Explore the unique cultures, skills and landscape of Canada’s far west.
Ray mears is an excellent guide to
I bought David Henry’s book Canada’s Boreal Forest, and recommend it to anyone who’d like to better understand this fascinating ecosystem.