220px-Samuel-de-champlain-s.jpgSamuel Champlain

Year of Birth: 1567
Year of Death: 1635
Years of Travel: 9
Nationality of Explorer: France
Explorer's Goal; He decided to search for a Northwest passage.
Explorer Statistics:

A. He mapped Northeastern/North America

B. He has a lake in New York named after him.

C. Establishes the french colonies in the new world.

D. He made friends with Huron Indians and helped them fight the Iroquois.

Ships Champlain had were the St. Julian and The Don de Dieu

4. Champlain found a water passage to Great Lakes and established the new world colonies.