Don Starkwell, a Canadian from Winnepeg, sets out to achieve what no other human has ever done; paddle to the Arctic by kayak.
Fom his starting point in Hudson Bay, Starkwell attempts to first kayak, then sled overland to the Northwest Passage where. again by kayak, he hopes to complete his journey. On his way he ruminates over the many brave Arctic explorers who have gone before him and who have died in the attempt; Scott from England, Amundsun from Norway and the Canadian, Franklin.
How Starkwell succeeds where no one has ever navigated before,becomes a gripping tale of survival and determination.
This report prepared by Betty-Jeanne Korson