A Brief Time in Heaven : Wilderness Adventures in Canoe Country

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  • Additional Information
    • Contributors:
      Blazino, Darryl
    • Publication Information:
      Active
    • Publication Information:
      Toronto, CA: Dundurn, 2013-02-23.
    • Publication Date:
      2013
    • Abstract:
      What starts as a simple fishing trip becomes a cathartic experience in the untamed wilderness of Ontario’s northwestern canoe country. /> />A nine-day fishing trip turns into a profound life-altering event and marks the beginning of a lifelong love affair with the untamed wilderness of Canoe Country in northwestern Ontario. Author Darryl Blazino describes how he became entranced by the beauty and wonder of a land that beckoned him back again and again.This collection of personal stories captures a range of experiences and emotions highlighting the very best and very worst of times gleaned from more than 12 years’ worth of adventures in the great outdoors. Incredible close-up, intimate encounters with wildlife, harrowing brushes with danger, the challenges of wilderness camping with small children, and moments of intense splendour and serenity are told in descriptive detail and illustrated with breathtaking photography.
      Incredible wildlife, harrowing brushes with danger, spectacular scenery, fabulous fishing, and the rigours of camping with small children are highlighted in adventures drawn from more than a dozen years of exploring Ontario's northwestern wilderness.
      Heaven on earth -- First impressions -- Wonderful wildlife encounters -- Spirits -- Phenomenal fishing -- Making the most of tough times -- Best of the best -- Close calls ... tempting fate -- Canoeing adventures with children -- The terrific twenty -- So many lakes, so little time - canoeing outside the park -- Timeless.
      A nine-day fishing trip turns into a profound life-altering event and marks the beginning of a lifelong love affair with the untamed wilderness of Canoe Country in northwestern Ontario. Author Darryl Blazino describes how he became entranced by the beauty and wonder of a land that beckoned him back again and again.This collection of personal stories captures a range of experiences and emotions highlighting the very best and very worst of times gleaned from more than 12 years' worth of adventures in the great outdoors. Incredible close-up, intimate encounters with wildlife, harrowing brushes with danger, the challenges of wilderness camping with small children, and moments of intense splendour and serenity are told in descriptive detail and illustrated with breathtaking photography.
      Incredible wildlife, harrowing brushes with danger, spectacular scenery, fabulous fishing, and the rigours of camping with small children are highlighted in adventures drawn from more than a dozen years of exploring Ontario's northwestern wilderness.
    • Accession Number:
      OCLC Number: 899220828
      desLibris ID: 444099
    • File Description:
      PDF
    • ISBN:
      978-1-4597-0808-2
      1-4597-0808-3
    • Rights:
      Copyright 2013
    • Accession Number:
      edscel.444099
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    • ABNT:
      A Brief Time in Heaven : Wilderness Adventures in Canoe Country. [s. l.], 2013. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edscel&AN=edscel.444099&custid=s3443875. Acesso em: 14 jul. 2020.
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