LOCATION: Kimberley, British Columbia, Canada
Hi, Bruce Kirkby here. I am a wilderness writer and adventure photographer recognized for connecting wild places with contemporary issues. With journeys spanning more than eighty countries and thirty years, my accomplishments include the first modern crossing of Arabia’s Empty Quarter by camel, a descent of Ethiopia’s Blue Nile Gorge by raft, a sea kayak traverse of Borneo’s northern coast and a coast-to-coast Icelandic trek. I am also a columnist for The Globe and Mail, author of two bestselling books, and winner of multiple National Magazine Awards, I have also written for the New York Times, Outside magazine and Canadian Geographic.