EAST-CANADA, June, July, August 1998
4000 km by bicycle, crossing Labrador Quebec, Newfoundland,
Nova Scotia, New Brunswick.
MONGOLIA, July-August 1995, June-July 1996, February 1997
Journey by bicycle (2500 km), on horseback with the Tsaatan
and the Kazakhs and by camel in the Gobi desert. Report.
Six trips making a total of over one and a half years
stay. Lake Baïkal, winter expedition in Yakoutie and with
the Evèneseof mount Verkhoïansk, horseback riding and transhumance
with the Evènes of Kamtchatka, Kimandorskiye Island in the
WEST AFRICA, October 1990 to April 1991
St-Malo-Niamey (Niger) on bicycle, 6000 km, including
crossing the Sahara desert. Solo journey by camel: 1200
km, Niger, Mali, Burkina Faso.
GREENLAND, June to September 1990
Raid solitaire en kayak, Sondre-Stromfjord-Ilulissat.
NEPAL-INDIA, February to July 1988
6000 km on foot and by bicycle. Annapurna, Gange plain.
NEW-ZEALAND, November 1987 to January 1988
North Island, South Island and Steward Island crossed
on foot and by bicycle.
PAPUA NEW GUINEA, September - October 1987
Trek on foot : Kokoda trail and ascent of Mount Wilhelm
(4510 m) Solo descent of Sépik river in a dugout.
AUSTRALIA, October 1985 to August 1987
Teacher at Sydney. Several trips through the country. Navigation
from Cairns to Darwin by yacht.
A year in a small Inuit village on the West coast. Learning
of the language and eskimo techniques, seal hunting, kayak,
wintering, dog training, fishing in ice fields, solo trek
with dog sled.
ICELAND, July and August 1983
North-South solo crossing on foot of central desert.
FRANCE, 1982-84, speleology, skiing, mountaineering
Underground exploration of the Berger chasm right up to
the coast -1100m.