Celebrating the Oberholtzer-Magee 1912 Journey to Hudson Bay

One hundred years ago, wilderness activist Ernest Oberholtzer and Billy Magee, his Ojibwe canoeing partner and friend, paddled and portaged over 2,000 miles from The Pas, Manitoba to Hudson Bay and back. In June 1912, they set off from end of the railroad line to explore rugged, unmapped territory up the Saskatchewan River, and north … Continue reading Celebrating the Oberholtzer-Magee 1912 Journey to Hudson Bay