Once Around Algonquin, Part 2

By Kevin Callan, 26 January 2014

  • DATE

    26 January 2014


    Kevin Callan



This is part two of Kevin’s canoe trip around Algonquin Provincial Park. This time the route takes him and his canoe buddy, Andy Baxter, down the ever-twisting and very buggy Nippissing River to their second food cache on Cedar Lake. He was thankful for bringing along OR’s Bug Bucket.

Kevin Callan

Peterborough, ON

Kevin Callan is the author of fifteen books, including the best selling “The Happy Camper”, the incredibly popular series of paddling guides, and most reviewed “Wilderness Pleasures: A Practical Guide to Camping Bliss”. On a regular basis, he presents across North America and has been a key speaker at all the major canoe events for over 25 years.

Callan is also a frequent guest on radio and television, and field editor and blogger for Explore. He also writes a column CanoeRoots Magazine and Paddling.net. Callan has hosted several TV pilots and assisted with BBC, Ray Mears, and the Discovery Channel in film projects. He is also a frequent host on a number of morning shows and hosts his own CBC Radio show coast to coast titled “The Happy Camper”. He is a winner of five National Magazine Awards and three film awards. He was also made Patron Paddler for Paddle Canada.​