Explorer, Author, Filmmaker, and Public Speaker
Professional Adventurer-Explorer Justin Barbour shares his expeditions and outdoor life. In 2017, Justin and his dog Saku trekked 700 kilometres across Newfoundland’s wilderness by foot, snowshoe and pack-raft. The popular YouTube series of that trip can be viewed above.
Justin and Saku’s 2017 expedition is detailed in Justin’s bestselling memoir titled: Man and Dog: Through the Newfoundland Wilderness as well as Saku’s Great Newfoundland Adventure, a youth focused outdoor education book told from Saku’s point of view, which have just been released in bookstores. You can get yours HERE.
In 2018, the duo set off on a new adventure, travelling 1000 kilometres by canoe and foot across Labrador and into Northern Quebec – that docuseries is also on YouTube. In summer 2020 they spent 52 days in Newfoundland’s 2,895km² Bay Du Nord Wilderness Reserve. That expedition is currently airing as a 6 epsiode docuseries on YouTube but also televised on Canada’s Bell Fibe TV – Channel 1.
With documentations from the expeditions above and many others Barbour plans to continue creating conversation about the outdoors and inspiring others through his writing, films and speaking engagements.