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Mike Parker

Mike Parker was born and raised in Bear River, Nova Scotia, a village steeped in guiding lore. First taken in the woods in a pack basket, Mike attended the province's inaugural Professional Guides School in the early 1980s where he qualified for a master guide license. He once operated Nebooktook Outfitters, guiding wilderness canoe trips into the Land of the Tent Dwellers. His three most recent books were bestsellers - Gold Rush Ghost Towns of Nova Scotia, Buried in the Woods: Sawmill Ghost...See more