Grey Owl

Grey Owl’s Great Deception

Many of the native people whom Grey Owl met knew instantly that he was a counterfeit, but they saw the value in what he was saying. We expect our heroes to be flawed, but Archie Belaney, aka Grey Owl, was more flawed than most. The guise under which he did his considerable good works was a lie. Yet, in his heyday he was the most famous Canadian alive.