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Brûlé-Wendats Expedition

“400 years later, September 11th to 13th 2015, Étienne Brûlé and 12 companions re-create the journey along Toronto’s Carrying Place Trail from Samuel de Champlain’s monument in Orillia to Le Sentier Partagé/The Shared Path,Toronto’s Historical Park.” For more details, please visit La Société d’histoire de Toronto.

To find details about events taking place from September 11th to the 13th, click on the green markers in the map below. The grand finale will be in Swansea at Lucy Maud Montgomery Parkette on Riverside Drive. Please see the Swansea 8000 Years website for details. Finally, you may wish to explore the links below the map to learn more about Étienne Brûlé.

Learn about Étienne Brûlé:
[English] Brochure (digital)
[English] Brochure (print version)
[English] Teacher insert
[Français] Brochure (digital)
[Français] Brochure (version imprimée)
[Français] Insérer pour les enseignants
[English] Grades JK-2
[English] Grades 2-4
[English] Grades 5-8
[Français] Les étudiants de JK, K, et première année
[Français] Les étudiants de 2e année, 3e année, et 4e année
[Français] Les étudiants de 5e année, 6e année, 7e année, et 8e année
EBWC-various references and resources for teachers