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Boyd Varty

Tracking a Meaningful Life


Somewhere deep inside, you know what your gift, purpose, and mission are. Boyd Varty, a lion tracker, life coach, and gifted storyteller reveals how ancient wisdom can teach you how to recognize the essential ingredients that create a meaningful life.

Know how to navigate, don’t worry about the destination, and stay alert. These are just a few of the strategies that contribute to both successful lion tracking and building a fulfillng life. In The Lion Tracker’s Guide to Life, renowned author, life coach, and tracker Boyd takes you on a journey across the wilderness of South Africa.


Wisdom from nature


As a storyteller, a life coach and a tracker, Boyd has spent the last ten years refining the art of using wilderness as a place for deep introspection and personal transformation. To understand more about his unique background, which has shaped his thinking start by reading his memoir: Cathedral of the Wild.

I have spent my life in apprenticeship to the wisdom of nature. I grew up in the African wilderness, speaking the local language and learning the true meaning of coexistence between people and with nature. – Boyd Varty

Cathedral of the Wild

The Art of Storytelling


We live in a fractured time, cut off from each other in many parts of our lives. Many of us feel a sense of alienation and a longing to get back to nature or to a way of life that feels more authentic.

Boyd truly speaks the language of the world’s wild places. He has a way of making you feel that you’re sitting at your campfire at dusk in the depths of Africa and the first lions are beginning to roar.

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