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About wilderness dweller

I have lived for more than 30 years as a Wilderness Dweller. Most of that time was in cabins I built myself far from the nearest road, high in the mountains of British Columbia, Canada. My "retirement" home is accessible by a bush road but still far from neighbours. I live off the grid, and operate this blog by solar-powered satellite internet.

New Year at Ginty Creek

Weather at Ginty Creek What else should we talk about for the New Year at Ginty Creek? We were promised cold sunshine. They were half right. We got cold, but very little sun. Temperatures were usually in the mid -20s … Continue reading

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Happy Solstice, Chanukah, Christmas, New Year etc.

I had hoped to post this at the Solstice but am late so I will wish you all the best for Solstice, Chanukah, Christmas, and New Year or whatever else you like to use to mark the turning of the … Continue reading

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Boxing Day 2016

I had intended to write a Solstice post, but I have been so busy it has turned into a Boxing Day post.  (Did you know why it is called that?  It was England’s Queen Victoria who started it.  She deemed … Continue reading

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Nuk Tessli 2017

Although we booked a tour to Nuk Tessli for 2016, it did not eventuate.  We now have the dates for 2017 – July 14 – 18th.  If you wish to check out more details, go to the Nuk Tessli page … Continue reading

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SUN, SUN, SUN (But it’s Minus Thirty-One.)

We first had temperatures of minus thirty-one nearly 10 days ago.  I wanted to go to Williams Lake.  I didn’t want to leave the house for long in those temperatures (it’s 4 hours’ drive each way at this time of year), and my … Continue reading

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