Monthly Archives: October 2019

Join us for an evening with Adam Shoalts: Modern Day Explorer

Adam Shoalts will be sharing stories and footage from the adventures which inspired his latest book, Beyond the Trees.

The Foundation is thrilled to announce that we’ll be hosting Adam Shoalts at The Westdale for an exclusive speaking and film presentation on November 13th at 7:30pm. Tickets are $25 (includes HST) and are available now at All proceeds will go to support the Foundation’s Area of Greatest Need Fund which supports the most urgent environmental needs on conservation lands in the Hamilton watershed.

Join the Hamilton Conservation Foundation for this exclusive speaking and film presentation where Adam will share the thrilling ups and downs of his solo adventures paddling raging rivers and relying on his skills as a white-water canoeist to survive.

A writer, explorer, public speaker, and Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Adam has mapped unknown rivers, lead expeditions, explored archaeological digs, and photographed countless examples of elusive and rare wildlife. Beyond the Trees, the highly anticipated, incredible story of Adam’s nearly 4,000 km solo journey across Canada’s Arctic, is now in bookstores.

Click here to buy your tickets today!