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Review – Crocodiles and Ice: A Journey Into Deep Wild

In Crocodiles and Ice, acclaimed adventure writer Jon Turk ventures deep into the wilderness of Ellesmere Island and recounts memories of journeys past. Far beyond the adventure tales, however, the author endeavours to speak to the reader's heart and mind. One reviewer grapples with her own connection to Nature, to the author himself, and his quest for a more peaceful, sustainable planet. [...]

Rethink Wilderness with The Art of Wild

In The Art of Wild, filmmaker Lindsay Marie Stewart interviews five artist-adventurers about the creative life off-the-beaten-track. Beautifully captured in both visuals and narrative, the film gives a window into what a passion-driven life looks like and what it means to sacrifice comforts to live close to nature. Featuring: Jeremy Koreski, Devin Card, Kate Harris, Lynsey Dyer and Jamie Tanner. [...]

Alpinist Barry Blanchard on “The Calling”

In this interview with Canadian alpinist, Barry Blanchard, we get beyond the pages of his first book, The Calling: A Life Rocked By Mountains, and dig into his writing process, favourite climbs, tactics for enduring a sufferfest, and how fatherhood has affected his climbing. [...]