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Pocket Wolf Studio Newsletter 2021-01

Happy New Year!  Goodbye 2020 and Welcome to 2021

2020 was a year to remember whether you want to or not.  The Covid-19 pandemic has been a strain on everyone, and as such we are looking forward to a better year in 2021especially now that there is some light at the end of a tunnel with the rollout of vaccines to thwart the nasty Coronavirus.

At Pocket Wolf Studio we are welcoming 2021 with a number of new products for the map lovers who are eagerly anticipating getting back to exploring all that our natural world has to offer.

Available Spring / Summer 2021

PATHFINDER SERIES

Highly detailed, beautifully rendered Pathfinder Series maps includes lake depths, fish species and physical characteristics for many of lakes covered on these publications. Additionally, Pathfinder maps also contains points of interest, access points, provincial park info, historical notations, canoe routes/portages, and much more.

LAKE OF THE WOODS, Ontario – This map covers the entire Lake of the Woods region from Minaki in the North to the Rainy River in the South and Falcon Lake in the West, to Kakagi Lake in the East. That's over 9800 square kilometers of Northwest Ontario!
Available Sizes 36"x48", custom sizes*

FALCON LAKE, Manitoba – covering the popular Falcon-West Hawk lakearea of the Manitoba – Ontario border area. This map includes Falcon, West Hawk, Caddy, South Cross and High Lakes.
Available Sizes include 24"x36", custom sizes*

VERMILION BAY, Ontario – The Eagle Lake area of Northwestern Ontario is beautifully rendered on this area map that includes the entirety of Eagle Lake, the eastern portion of Winnage Lake Provincial Park, and north to Blue Lake Provincial Park.  Available sizes include 24"x36" and 36"x 48"

DRYDEN, Ontario – Covers the Wabagoon and Dinorwic Lake areas including Dore, Godson, East Godson, Thunder and Ukik Lakes.  Also includes Aaron Provincial Park and Dryden. Available sizes include 24"x36" and 36"x 48"

HISTORICAL SERIES

WINNIPEG BUSINESS DISTRICT 1894 – Back when Winnipeg's Exchange district was booming.  This birds-eyeview of the downtown area also includes a list of business for that date andrenderings of some of Winnipeg's most famous buildings of the time includingHotel Manitoba, Hotel Leland, Stobarts and Sons, J.W. Peck and Company, theRedwood Brewery and many more.  Available Sizes 24"x36"

PLAN VIEW OF WINNIPEG 1874 – Includes the plan of greater Winnipegarea including St Boniface, Point Douglas and the downtown business area.Available Sizes: 16"x20"

Upcoming Map Art 2021-22

PERRAULT FALLS, Ontario – Aerobus, Cedar, Cliff, Perrault andWabaskang Lakes. Lake depths, physical features, fishing info and much more.Release Date: TBA

WINNAGE LAKE PROVINCIAL PARK, Vermilion Bay, Ontario – Includes the experimental lake area, lake depths and physical information, canoe routes and portages, camping areas, rock climbing and other park features. Release Date: TBA

SIOUX LOOKOUT, Ontario – Includes Abram, Botsford, Kabikwabik, Lost (Southern Lac Seul), Minnitaki, Pelican, and Vermillion Lakes.  Ojibway Provincial Park and the Minnitaki Kames Provincial Nature Reserve. Release Date: TBA

LAC SEUL, Ontario – The Lac Seul Reservoir is a huge waterbody 341km (150) miles long, and is the second largest body of water totally in the province of Ontario (Lake Nipigon being the largest).  This map stretches from Ear Falls and Perrault Falls in the West to Sioux Lookout and Marchington Lakes in the east featuring other well known waterbodies including Abram, Bindo, Botsford, Thaddeus, Vaughn, Vermilion and Wenasaga Lakes. Like our Lake of the Woods map – this production is a huge undertaking which we hope to have ready for the Spring of 2022.

THE NORTH WEST FUR TRADE 1670-1870 - Currently in production is a composite historical map featuring the 200 years of the fur trade era in North West Ontario and Manitoba from the establishment of the Hudson's Bay Company by Royal Charter in1670 to the end of the fur trade era in 1870 when the government of Canada bought Rupert's Land form the Hudson's Bay Company.  This highly detailed map includes historical timelines, trade era fort locations and routes of the Voyageurs.  Drafted to replicate an 1800s vintage map, this production will provide both a beautiful accent to any room and a conversation piece with descriptions of historical figures and locations.  Release Date: TBA

*Custom sizes for some of our maps are available at additional cost.  Please contact us at sales@pocketwolfstudio.com for further information.

At Pocket Wolf Studio we are also striving to improve upon our product line and will be introducing additional media types to our library of maps including Gallery Wrapped Canvas and Moab Entrada Rag 100% cotton fine art paper for our historical map series and the amazing Slickrock Metallic Silver300 high gloss metallic paper used by some of the top galleries in the world for our Pathfinder area map series.

Did we mention? Pocket Wolf Studio also provides custom map production services for the tourism industry including lake maps, regional maps, snowmobile trail maps and more. Custom maps are a specialty of ours and can be provided in both digital and printed products to meet your requirements.

We would like to hear from you regarding what you think makes a great map and/or a map area you would like to see covered by Pocket Wolf Studio.

Cheers to another year of wonderful places, great friendships, and unforgettable travels! Welcome change, embrace adventure, and make this new year one you'll never forget. Happy New Year!

Be Informed ~ Stay Inspired ~ Go Explore

Pocket Wolf Studio