Off Grid and Free

Ron Melchiore’s exciting new memoir Off Grid and Free: My Path to the Wilderness traces the author’s path to the wilderness which led him to building an off-grid, sustainable homestead with his wife Johanna. Here you will find true stories of survival, determination, and adventure. Ron’s years of experience make this book an essential guide for all audiences wanting to learn more about living off grid and surviving in the wilderness. But more than a guide, Off Grid and Free reveals Ron’s candid humor and welcoming style, which will make you feel like you’re right there with him along the way.

%name Off Grid and FreeThe book includes Ron’s hiking of the 2,100 mile Appalachian Trail in winter, bicycling from coast to coast, the terror of being surrounded by a wildfire, surprise encounters with bears, and more. For readers with an outdoor spirit, people with an off grid and self-sufficiency bent, and dreamers who want to take an adventure, Ron hopes to inspire others to “take the road less traveled.” Get your copy of Off Grid and Free today…

Ron and his wife also appear in Life Off Grid, a film and book from Phillip Vannini and Jonathan Taggard about people living off grid throughout Canada.

Moon Willow Press (MWP) is an independent, niche publisher committed to helping sustain forests while celebrating the written word. MWP publishes environmental nonfiction and eco-fiction; the publisher gives back to the environment by donating a portion of book sales to organizations that plant non-invasive trees that assist in ecologically and economically depressed areas.