Inventor Bio

Jim with two Classic Bear Sticks

Jim with two Classic Bear Sticks

Dr. Jim Morris D.Ed.

Gathering Hiking Sticks

Jim “harvesting” diamond willow or other sticks from the Boreal Forest

Dr. Jim Morris D.Ed. is a former Physical and Health Education Teacher, Counsellor and Coach.  For the past 15 years he has been a Tobacco Treatment Specialist helping smokers become non-smokers.  He is also known as (AKA) the QUIT COACH. He runs a private practice in Thunder Bay, Ontario which is located about 40 miles from the Minnesota border in Northwestern Ontario.

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Jim is an active athlete and continues to live a healthy lifestyle. He golfs, weight trains, cross country skis, snow shoes and is a spinning Instructor at the Canada Games Complex. For the past 12 years he has become an avid hiker, hence the invention of the BEAR STICK.

Enjoy the great outdoors. Go for a hike.
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