Discover Ontario: Stories of the Province's Unique People and Places

Category: Book
By (author): Boyle, Terry
Subject:  BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Unexplained Phenomena
  TRAVEL / Canada / General
  TRAVEL / Canada / Ontario (ON)
Audience: general/trade
Publisher: Dundurn
Published: April 2016
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 9.00in x 6.00in x 1.00in
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*An exploration of the unique and usual places in Ontario that are steeped in history and folklore. Using updated and archival material from Discover Ontario, a popular radio show that ran from 1987 until 2004, author Terry Boyle invites you to explore hidden, unusual, and unknown sites around Ontario. Drawing on a combination of local history, Canadian folklore, and paranormal encounters, Discover Ontario reveals a side of the province not usually depicted in guidebooks. Learn about the Agawa Pictographs of Gitchigoomie and the mysterious creature that may be hiding in the depths of Lake Ontario, and explore the hidden Ontario trails used by runaway slaves fleeing American slave hunters.
From The Publisher*Join author Terry Boyle as he invites you to discover Ontario's hidden, unusual, sites. From small communities and local folklore to UFO sightings, ghost stories, and superstitions, Terry tells unique stories you won't find in traditional guidebooks.
Biographical NoteTerry Boyle is a Canadian author, lecturer, and teacher who has shared his passion for history and folklore in many books since 1976, including four Haunted Ontario titles. He has hosted television's Creepy Canada and radio's Discover Ontario on Classical 103.1 FM. He lives near Burk's Falls, Ontario.