The Purpose of
It is the purpose and goal of
this program to teach each
participant the skills necessary to
actively participate in a true
northern wilderness adventure. It has become our
returning Voyageurs, young and old alike, conduct the training of
Candidates. Who knows better than they what is expected
and accepted. In this
way, the Voyageur reinforces their skills
in a true teaching environment. It is
the responsibility of the
Candidate to learn, and of the Voyageur to
You will learn skills and
traditional ways of a bygone era.
To pass a skill on to another is the
best way to keep that skill alive.
Share with us the warmth of the campfire, the joy of voices
in song and the lifelong
friendships that can only be
made when you learn to depend on others as they
depend on you.