Monthly Archives: October 2012

Mount Washington on Vancouver Island

At 517 centimetres, the resort’s mid-mountain base is the deepest of any ski hill in the world, more than twice as much snow as major ski destinations such as Aspen in Colorado or Mammoth in California, Mr. Curtain said (Mount … Continue reading

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Gitsegukla

Gitsegukla is a Gitxsan Community situated along Highway 16 between Hazelton and Kitwanga (Gitwangax).  With a population around 450 to 500 people and a history that had their ancestors move entire villages a number of times because of flooding from … Continue reading

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Hope

 Hope, nestled between sharp rising mountains with the confluence of the Coquihalla and Fraser Rivers offers many attractions. Considered the chainsaw carving Capital of Canada one can see why. There are approximately 83 carvings on the streets of this picturesque … Continue reading

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CARS and TRUCKS

Throughout British Columbia many communities host annual car shows. Restored (and some not) cars and trucks enter the show, line up on city streets that are closed for the show and let people drool over their project. Many of these … Continue reading

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Denman and Hornby Islands

Think about a time when life was not so fast paced, when warm sunny days allowed you to dream of far off places, when the lapping of the ocean calmed you and the far off carefree laughter of children playing … Continue reading

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Penticton in the beautiful Okanagan Valley

Penticton, a small jewel located at the southern end of Okanagan Lake await to be discovered by you! Dry warm summers and sandy beaches invite tourists and locals alike to relax and unwind. Check out the many areas to walk, whether … Continue reading

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ROSSWOOD

Approximately 40 kilometers north of Terrace, along the Nisga’a Highway is the community of Rosswood. An unincorporated area with no governing body except for a community Association, Rosswood is a haven for about 150 people. This is absolutely beautiful country … Continue reading

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