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Paddling north : a solo adventure along the Inside Passage / Audrey Sutherland ; illustrated by Yoshiko Yamamoto.

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Homer Public Library AK 797.1224 SUT 000139977 Alaskana -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781938340758
  • ISBN: 1938340752
  • Physical Description: 303 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 20 cm
  • Edition: Commemorative edition.
  • Publisher: Ventura, CA : Patagonia, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Commemorative edition" statement from flap of front cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-299).
Formatted Contents Note:
The choice -- Survival start -- Misty fjords and whales -- Cabins and Clarence Strait -- Hot springs quest -- Sea Otter Sound and Shipley Bay -- Sumner Strait terror -- Devils Elbow to Baranof Island -- Warm Springs to Peril Strait -- Sergius Narrows, Sitka, and north -- Open seas and a quest fulfilled -- Capsize and Glacier Bay -- Wolf at breakfast -- Bears and a broken paddle -- Bibliography -- Gear list -- Recipes.
Summary, etc.:
At age 60, Audrey Sutherland, a seasoned kayaker in Hawaii, decides to undertake a solo, summer-long voyage along the southeast coast of Alaska in an inflatable kayak. In this memoir, a compilation of her first two annual trips, she describes her journey through the Inside Passage from Ketchikan to Skagway. Includes the author's camp food recipes.
Subject: Sutherland, Audrey, 1921- > Travel > Alaska, Southeast.
Sutherland, Audrey, 1921-
Kayak touring > Alaska, Southeast.
Kayak touring.
Genre: Autobiographies.
Travel writing.
Travel writing.