Adam Shoalts

Adam Shoalts, PhD, has been called “one of the greatest explorers in Canada’s history” (Canadian Geographic, CBC). Shoalts is a National Champion of the Trans-Canada Trail and the Explorer-in-Residence of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society. His award-winning books include the national bestsellers Beyond the Trees, Alone Against the North, and A History of Canada in 10 Maps. He often speaks at schools and conferences, and leads guided hikes for adults and students.