Doug Ammons

Doug Ammons easily could be described as a renaissance man. He is an author who has been one of the top expedition whitewater kayakers in the world for the last 20 years, doing first descents in many countries and making adventure documentaries for National Geographic, ESPN, and Outdoor Life. He is known for his poetic and thoughtful writing style, as well as his extremely exciting action stories. He has a family of five children and works as an editor for two large international scientific journals.


Books by Doug Ammons

The Laugh of the Water Nymph And Other River Stories

  • Paperback: 240 pages
  • Publisher: Water Nymph Press, Missoula, Montana; 1st edition (December 31, 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0976158000
  • ISBN-13: 978-0976158004

Whitewater Philosophy

  • Paperback: 223 pages
  • Publisher: Water Nymph Press, Missoula, Montana (2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0976158019
  • ISBN-13: 978-0976158011

A Darkness Lit by Heroes: The Granite Mountain-Speculator Mine Disaster of 1917

  • Paperback: 229 pages
  • Publisher: Water Nymph Press, Missoula, Montana (2017)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-13: 978-0692900420