By John J. Rowlands
The vintage chronicle of existence and self-reliance within the nice Northern woodland, reissued for its many fans
“Cache Lake Country is a gem for lots of reasons—a uncomplicated narrative, the ways that it conveys the work-a-day joys and labor of lifestyles within the desert, the woodscraft thoughts it illustrates, and the gradual and gratifying means during which the soul of a serene guy is revealed.” —The ny occasions
Over part a century in the past, John Rowlands set out by means of canoe into the wilds of Canada to survey land for a trees corporation. After paddling by myself for a number of days, he came across "the lake of my boyhood dreams," which he named Cache Lake simply because there has been kept the simplest that the north needed to offer?timber for a cabin; fish, online game, and berries to continue to exist; and the peace and contentment he felt he couldn't reside with no. this is often his tale, containing either folklore and philosophy, with knowledge in regards to the woods and the call for therein for inventiveness. It comprises instructions for making moccasins, stoves, shelters, outdoors ovens, canoes, and 1000's of different creative and invaluable gadgets.
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Cache Lake Country: Or, Life in the North Woods by John J. Rowlands