The following is a list of … AMUNDSEN, ROALD Roald Amundsen (1872-1928) was a Norwegian polar explorer who was the first person to fly over the North Pole in a dirigible (May 11-13, 1926) and was the first person to reach the South Pole. The search for new territory and for ways around or through the North American continent, took explorers and traders farther and farther inland as the New World revealed its vast riches. This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total. This is the latest accepted revision, reviewed on 2 December 2019. It begins with the people we don't know. Who is Canada’s greatest explorer? This Category is for people who explored Canada, wherever they may have come from. See also Category:Canadian explorers for primarily Canadian-born explorers who explored any country including Canada. When we at Canada’s History decided to devote a good portion of the December 2013-January 2014 issue of the magazine to highlighting Canada’s greatest explorers, we realized we had set ourselves up for a daunting mission.. Explorers of Canada More information on Canada.

#N#Wikimedia Commons has media related to Explorers of Canada. Early Explorers of Canada. The field of exploration is a vast one, filled with many great men and women.