Temagami: A Wilderness Paradise
Compiled & Illustrated by Hap Wilson
160 pages, 8 1/2 x 11 inches
135 two-color maps, 15 pen-and-ink illustrations, 40 black-and-white photographs, glossary, bibliography, directory of services
Temagami is one of the northern hemisphere's most desirable and pristine wilderness areas. Each year thousands visit this 10,000 km2 wilderness area in Central Ontario in search of rugged solitude and authentic backwoods adventure.
This comprehensive guidebook clearly details 25 of the best canoeing, kayaking and hiking routes and contains notes on the region's history, geography, archaeology, flora and fauna, as well as important outfitting, camping and safety tips.
Trips include: Temagami to Lake Wanapitei Loop
Marten River to Wicksteed Loop
Lake Temagami Circle Loop
Red Cedar to Jumping Cariboo Lake Loop
Anima Nipissing and Jackpine Lake Loop
Rabbit and Twin Lakes Loop
Turner Lake Loop
Matabitchuan River Route
Nasmith and Obabika River Route
Lady Evelyn, Makobe River, Montreal River Loop
Anima Nipissing -- Montreal River Loop
Maple Mountain Loop
Sugar Lake, Muskego River Links
Gowganda to Elk Lake Route
Smoothwater Lake, Lady Evelyn River Loop
Makobe Lake and Trethewey Lake Links
Smoothwater Lake to Sturgeon River Route
Hap Wilson is a wilderness tripper and guide with over 35 years experience. A self-taught writer, artist and photographer, he is also one of Canada's best-known canoeists and the author of many guide books.