Writer, Explorer, Public Speaker

About Adam

Adam Shoalts is a professional adventurer and best-selling author. In 2013, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS) for “extraordinary contributions to geography” and in 2017 completed a nearly 4,000 km solo journey across Canada’s Arctic. In 2016,  he was named a national champion of the Trans-Canada Trail. A geographer and historian, he holds a Ph.D. from McMaster University, has participated in numerous archaeological projects and digs, and enjoys long walks in the woods.

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Expedition Book

Beyond the Trees

A Journey Alone Across Canada's Arctic

The highly anticipated, incredible story of Adam’s nearly 4,000 km solo journey across Canada’s Arctic.  A #1 bestseller on Amazon and voted a “best book of the year” by Indigo.

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Watch Some of Adam's Past Expeditions

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