True Canadian stories of boating, kayaking and hiking adventures in British Columbia
Powell River Books

Coastal British Columbia Stories

Jervis Inlet to Desolation Sound -- Canada at its Best
Boating, hiking, and exploring the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia

Up the Main

Copyright 2005 by Wayne J. Lutz
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Description of Contents

Following in the footsteps of Up the Lake, this book continues the exploration of the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia.

ATV adventures in the Powell River area. Off-road riding on quad and motorcycle. Boating and kayaking on the region's lakes and the Strait of Georgia.

The geography of the Powell River area serves as the backdrop for stories of locals who are isolated from the bustle of the surrounding world. Recreation stories for the stout of heart with a desire for wilderness adventure. These regional stories share common threads that paint a unique picture of the Powell River area and its inhabitants. Numerous maps and illustrations accompany the stories, broken into 20 chapters.