STK-ID 15909

[Title: Modern Voyageurs] [Remark: Prince Albert National Park has fifty lakes tied together by crystal streams. Prince Albert, a thriving city, forms the prairie gateway to Saskatchewan's beautiful playground, Prince Albert Park. Thirty-five miles northwards the motor road leads to the park entrance.] Shot of 1928-1932 Buick cars moving along busy street of Prince Albert. Shot of motor trails through park and to Hudson Bay or Arctic and less ambitious journeys with Indigenous guides. Shot of Kingsmere River and rapids, of camp at Kingsmere. Shots northward along small lakes and rivers to Lake Lavallee. Shot of Indigenous men carrying big canoes on shady portage to Crean Lake. Last portage is made easy by light railway. Shot of evening falling on Lake Wakesiu at end of journey. [Interspersed Titles; End Title]


Excerpt from
Modern Voyageur
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio