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Join Hap and a number of other talented Canadian authors at the Fall Book Launch hosted by Latitude 46 Publishing, where Hap will be launching his novel “River By Fire”. See more by visiting the event page on Facebook: Fall Book Launch or contact Hap.

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“….Ontario author and canoeist Hap Wilson has written Lake Superior to Manitoba By Canoe, his account of his work establishing a 1,200-kilometre water portion of the Trans Canada Trail. Wilson provides maps and GPS co-ordinates for readers interested in tracing his route themselves. The book, from Firefly Press, also includes stories of bear confrontations, being struck

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Hap Wilson books to look for this year: Lake Superior to Manitoba by Canoe (Firefly Books, release date May 2017); River of Fire (Latitude46 Publisher, release date September 30th 2017). Book launches and talks to be announced. The Trans Canada Trail water trail, Path of the Paddle, guidebook and much more… Mapping Canada’s Canoe Route,

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  CALL TO ADVERTISERS: Resource & Service pages have been dedicated for advertising space in Hap Wilson’s new book. One-quarter, half & full-page ad space is now available at a first-come, first-serve basis. These pages have been an important user-resource in Hap Wilson’s guidebooks over the years. For ad pricing and information please contact Eskakwa

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There is a new book by Hap Wilson in the works along with renowned publisher, Firefly Books. With the release date set for spring 2017, and in celebration of Canada’s 150th Birthday, the book has been given the title:   “HEART of the Continent” Mapping Canada’s Canoe Route Explorations from Lake Superior to Manitoba  

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Catch Hap and Andrea at the Toronto Adventure Show this February 20 -22, 2015 where Hap will be presenting: “Canoeing’s 10 Best Travel & Survival Tips” at the Adventures in Paddling Stage! Print the above coupon image to receive a discount at the door or get a discount when you buy your admission tickets to the

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Hap is back again this year at the Toronto Outdoor Adventure Show as a featured speaker in the Paddler’s Paradise Pavilion where he will be giving tips for survival and backcountry travel. You will also find Hap and his paddle hiding wife, Andrea, at the Swift Canoe & Kayak booth throughout the weekend. Presentation time and

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“Portage Dawn” by Hap Wilson (Note: The image here shows a hapwilson.com watermark for posting online but is not part of the actual “Dawn Portage” print.) A short note from Hap: Many thanks for your interest in my artwork… it was inspired by the over 100 trips down the Lady Evelyn, sometimes at dusk and

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As you are probably aware by now, Hap agreed to be part of the much talked about Paddle In The Park Contest (PITPC) again this year, as did Andrea. Both were named official “paddle-hiders” for 2014, with Hap hiding the Cabin Falls EcoLodge Paddle and Andrea being specifially chosen to hide a special Algonquin Outfitters GIRLS PORTAGE Paddle,

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