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Cruising in a Big Way By Richard Cook
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Have you ever seen a National Geographic article or television program on the whales, salmon, bears, or glaciers of the Pacific Northwest, and dreamed of seeing the beautiful coast of British... More > Columbia and Alaska for yourself? How about up close and personal, in your very own boat? In this book, we’ll describe how you could make that dream a reality, in a small (trailerable) boat.< Less
Cruising in a Big Way By Richard Cook
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Have you ever seen a National Geographic article or television program on the whales, salmon, bears, or glaciers of the Pacific Northwest, and dreamed of seeing the beautiful coast of British... More > Columbia and Alaska for yourself? How about up close and personal, in your very own boat? In this book, we’ll describe how you could make that dream a reality, in a small (trailerable) boat.< Less
Up the Inlet By Wayne Lutz
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Pursuing the inlets of coastal British Columbia, where the mountains drop into the sea, and lifestyles focus on self-assurance and a different sense of purpose. Northward from the Strait of Georgia,... More > in pursuit of adventure. Coastal cruising notions from the author of 'Up the Strait' and 'Off the Grid.'< Less
Up the Lake By Wayne Lutz
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SPECIAL PRICE to introduce readers to 'Coastal British Columbia Stories.' Updated 3rd edition to correct grammatical errors and to enhance the resolution of photos. Living off-the-grid in coastal... More > British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Life in a floating cabin, with travel by boat, kayak, bicycle, and all-terrain vehicle. Contrarian views of the people and places of coastal British Columbia, including the author's extensive study of one of Powell Lake's best float cabin designers, an aquatic engineer and off the grid expert named John. Follow this unique individual (and his trusty dog, Bro) as they lead the author to adventures on the lake and into the nearby mountains.< Less
Up the Airway By Wayne Lutz
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Flying Coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Airports in British Columbia, along with Arctic destinations,... More > are featured. Contrarian views of the people and places of coastal British Columbia, and off-the-grid living. Written by a flight instructor with 7000 hours of flight experience. Designed for pilots and those with an interest in aviation. The author describes the pilot's approach to decision making on a routine basis. Take the controls of a Piper Arrow for an introduction to the world of flying your own airplane.< Less
Up the Winter Trail By Wayne Lutz
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Winter in coastal British Columbia is supernatural. Off-road riding on quad and motorcycle, with emphasis on the people and local geography. Hiking and survival off the grid in coastal BC, where... More > mountains drop into the sea and individuals possess self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Winter hiking adventures in the Powell River area, including numerous photos and maps.< Less
In and Of: Memoirs of a Mystic Journey By Jack Haas
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This is the compelling modern autobiographical account of Jack Haas' journey from the claustrophobic city, to the primitive wilderness of coastal British Columbia, California, and Alaska, and into... More > the uncharted regions of the soul. During his recent ten years of exploring the wild west coast of North America, Jack Haas wandered amidst the towering forests and the crashing surf, meeting an amazing cast of eccentrics, mystics, and misfits, and all the while continuing on his own internal voyage- a journey that would lead him into remarkable wilderness experiences, alchemical transformations, shamanic realizations, and spiritual awakenings. This is a true tale of adventure, misadventure, wonder, struggle, mysticism, and miracles. It is a journey into rare experiences, and it is a journey home. Nominated for a BC Book Prize, and a Pulitzer Prize.< Less
IN AND OF: memoirs of a mystic journey By Jack Haas
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This is the compelling modern autobiographical account of Jack Haas’ journey from the claustrophobic city, to the primitive wilderness of coastal British Columbia, California, and Alaska, and... More > into the uncharted regions of the soul. During his recent ten years of exploring the wild west coast of North America, Jack Haas wandered amidst the towering forests and the crashing surf, meeting an amazing cast of eccentrics, mystics, and misfits, and all the while continuing on his own internal voyage- a journey that would lead him into remarkable wilderness experiences, alchemical transformations, shamanic realizations, and spiritual awakenings. This is a true tale of adventure, misadventure, wonder, struggle, mysticism, and miracles. It is a journey into rare experiences, and it is a journey home. Nominated for a BC Book Prize, and a Pulitzer Prize.< Less
Eelgrass "Candy of the Sea" By Uu-a-thluk (Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council Fisheries Department)
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One of the most important seagrasses on the planet, eelgrass was also an important local food for coastal First Nations like the Nuu-chah-nulth. In this new booklet (part of a series about... More > traditional, local foods), learn how to recognize native eelgrass, how to harvest it for food, and how to help it thrive to provide a basis for marine wildlife. The booklet also includes activities relating to eelgrass habitat, food security, and traditional foods, along with selections from the Nuu-chah-nulth language. The Nuu-chah-nulth Traditional Foods Toolkit promotes the wisdom of Nuu-chah-nulth elders by recording and sharing their experiences, language, and knowledge regarding traditional foods. The information in these booklets promotes food sovereignty and security, encouraging healthy, sustainable communities for current and future generations. Proceeds from the sale of this booklet go towards education and training programs for children and others in Nuu-chah-nulth communities.< Less
Farther Up the Lake By Wayne Lutz
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Coastal British Columbia from Jervis Inlet to Desolation Sound serves as the backdrop for stories of boating, hiking, and survival. Tales from remote areas of Canada where people are isolated from... More > the bustle of the surrounding world. Stories for the stout of heart and those who crave wilderness adventure. Numerous maps and photos accompany the stories, a follow-up book to the original 'Up the Lake.' For more information about this book and others in the series entitled 'Coastal British Columbia Stories,' visit the author’s web site at: www.PowellRiverBooks.com< Less