Apr 6, 2023
Tonight we are bringing in our first guest from Canada! We are talking with Ontario's own Happy Camper Kevin Callan! We will get the inside info on what drives him to take long distance canoe trips all over Canada!
We met Kevin next to a bunch of rabbits in East Lansing
A story from Kevin's car ride with a rabbit judge!
How bends are there in a river
How he got started in canoeing
Portage in English or Portage' in French, what is the correct pronunciation
Geography differences of a canoe
Kevin's three sisters and how he managed to survive their antics
His relationship with his father
Skipping Boy Scouts and going fishing
Keynote speaker for the Boy Scouts
His band Santa's Syphilis
How the outdoors helped him
Recharging ones self in the outdoors
Goal driven in the outdoors of thriving in wilderness situations
Why is picking the correct campsite on the water so important?
The first car a green Montego
Is taking an ax with you like taking a banana on a boat?
Solo trips vs trips with a few good friends
Asked twice to be on the TV show Alone
How to make great camp coffee
What was the worst storm encountered on the water and how red ants saved his life
How did he get the name The Happy Camper and the Whiz Easy turns into a whistle
His trip to Scotland and what he found out when he met his family
Picking out a canoe and a paddle
Canoe and paddling museum
His involvement with conservation and getting others involved in the outdoors
Our four questions where we get to know more about Kevin