aboveandbeyond: Canada's Arctic Journal

aboveandbeyond: Canada's Arctic Journal

Posted on November 17 by Gwyneth Hoyle
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The Northern Horizons of Guy Blanchet by Gwynyth Hoyle is featured in the November/December edition of above&beyond. The Last Explorer by David F. Pelly
In the northwestern reaches of Alberta, in 1910, a Dominion Land Survey team began work on the first accurate maps of the region, extending a process that had moved slowly west in the preceding decade. It was work that suited only a certain type of man. Guy Blanchet was one such man and was yet to become, it could be said, the last explorer in the Northwest.
You can read the article on their website.