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VIDEO: The Happy Camper Backpacks Algonquin Western Uplands, Part 3

Author: Kevin Callan

January 05, 2016

In the third part of Kevin's college trip along Algonquin's Western Uplands Trail, students are beginning to settle into the seven-day hike. Packs are lighter, hair is messier, armpits smell and attitudes are heightened.

Kevin Callan

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.​