Legends Series: Sigurd Olson

To all appearances, the 800km expedition on a segment of the Churchill River in Saskatchewan was merely an adventure. Six men in three canoes launched from Ile-à-la-Crosse, paddling down the Churchill and then the Sturgeon Weir Rivers to Samuel Hearne’s Cumberland House. They were retracing one of many fur trading routes dating back to the … Continue reading Legends Series: Sigurd Olson