John Connelly’s book, about PaddleQuest 1500, his 1,500-mile, 75-day solo canoe and kayak expedition, ‘Dying Out Here Is Not An Option’, is now available!
On June 25th, 2016, John Connelly became the first to both canoe the Northern Forest Canoe Trail and kayak the Maine Island Trail, but went a step further connecting them with the Saint John River and Bay of Fundy in New Brunswick, Canada; 1500 miles in 75 days. This solo expedition launched in the Adirondack Mountains on April 16th proved challenging, rewarding, eye-opening and was tracked in real-time by satellite and was followed by thousands online. Find out how he met the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and survived violent storms. Be inspired to seek out these water trails and experience portions of them for yourself.Connelly’s 75-day trip took him through two countries, four states, 22 streams, 58 lakes and the North Atlantic.
Read all about the expedition where the book is now available on Amazon as both paperback and Kindle. Readers are also able to order a personalized signed copy of the book from John’s website at: PaddleQuest 1500.com