Category Archives: Bella Coola

Bella Coola in October

I took my Scottish friends down The Hill to Bella Coola.  Although it was October already, very little fresh snow graced the mountains.  At the top of the Bella Coola Hill, we walked for a while among the burned forest.Most … Continue reading

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Bear Viewing on the Bella Coola River

In the previous post I mentioned being away for a couple of days during the yurt’s construction.  It was because the first housewarming party guests arrived – 5 days earlier than the main date – but they could not stay … Continue reading

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Jimmy’s Last Weeks at Ginty Creek

The storms of late August left a thick pelt of snow on the mountains.  There has been a lot of logging below Perkins Peak these last two years, and the snow picked out the new cutblocks. We dodged the rain … Continue reading

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Heatwave Continues

The heatwave continues. Day after day.  Too hot to work in the afternoon.  Too hot to sleep.  But during the night the clear skies allow the temperature to drop almost to freezing.  For a brief time, until the sun gets … Continue reading

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Another Trip down the Bella Coola Hill

Our bear was still feeding beside the road when we made another trip down the Bella Coola Hill.  Once again, as soon as he saw us, he laid down.  I think their’s something wrong with him.  I sure hope that people … Continue reading

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