A bikepacking/packrafting adventure along the historic Canol Road/Trail, from Mile 836 of the ALCAN to Norman Wells and floating up the Mackenzie River, traversing some of the most remote and beautiful regions of Canada. about 400km of trail without towns, services or bridges more info, including route description & GPS map at (see routes)

FULL JOURNAL (with more info on each leg of the trip, photos and stories)

  1. The Canol Road
  2. The Canol Heritage Trail
  3. The Mackenzie and The Dempster

MUSIC (open in youtube and click time links from description to find the songs in the video)

for all music download links see SOUNDTRACK page


  • 00:05 Axl Ludwig - Morning
  • 04:34 Gabbi Smith - Over the Rainbow
  • 11:11 Backpack Wayne - Original #2
  • 14:13 Ground & Leaves - Good as you
  • 19:11 Tom Ross - Original
  • 25:00 Chris Zabriskie - The dark glow of the mountains
    The Dark Glow of the Mountains by Chris Zabriskie is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (