Dick Proenneke retired at age 50 in and decided to build his own cabin on the shore of Twin Lakes. The first summer he scouted for the best cabin site, and cut and peeled the logs he would need for his cabin. Dick Proenneke returned the next summer to . Richard Louis Proenneke (/ ˈprɛnəkiː /; May 4, – April 20, ) was an American self-educated naturalist, conservationist, writer, and wildlife photographer who, from the age of about 53, lived alone for nearly thirty years (–) in the mountains of Alaska in a log cabin that he constructed by hand near the shore of Twin Lakes.
Richard Proenneke was an American self-educated naturalist who spent over three decades, cut off from modern utilities, in the mountains of Alaska. Read this biography to know about his birthday, childhood, achievements, family life and timeline. Alone in the Wilderness is the story of Dick Proenneke, one man who lived his dream in the Alaska Wilderness. CLICK HERE to ORDER Dick Proenneke films. fuckso.xyz: Bob Swerer Productions:
Richard Proenneke lived a life many of us dream about but only a few hardy souls could actually pull off. He settled deep in the wild lands of Alaska, country well known for eating lesser men for breakfast. And yet, his is not a story of man pitted against nature, enduring one hardship after another. Thousands have had such dreams, but Dick Proenneke lived them. He found a place, built a cabin, and stayed to become part of the country. This video "Alone in the Wilderness" is a simple account of the day-to-day explorations and activities he carried out alone, .