Tag Archives: Anahim Lake

January Thaws

We often get January thaws and they are all absolutely miserable.  It’s been like this for over a week now.  At first it froze overnight and we got a few gleams  of sun. But mostly it was dull, dull, dull. … Continue reading

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A Little Snow

  In the swamp, it was hardly visible at all. I had to go to Bella Coola again to see the surgeon who gave me a new knee.  He comes up from Vancouver twice a year. Neither he nor the … Continue reading

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A Run to Anahim Lake

The road was ploughed just in time.  I was down to my last handful of dogfood; also, I was just about out of drinking water.  The well supply is too salty and sulphury for plain drinking so I bought a … Continue reading

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The Mud Saga Continues.

After being hauled out of the boghole, the truck had been sitting for a few days before I drove it.  I was going to take Wolf, the wwoofer, to Anahim Lake so he could hitch hike to Bella Coola.  I … Continue reading

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Having fun on the road at Ginty Creek.

On 7th April I went to town to pick up a wwoofer.  I left home at 5.00am – it was still dark and -12C.  One km away I encountered a large, frozen puddle. I knew I would crash through so … Continue reading

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