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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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Snow at Ginty Creek.

The dull weather took on an ominous cast at sunrise one morning.  Later that day, it started to snow at Ginty Creek.  Badger is staring intently at me through the window, asking to come in. He never, of course, brushes … Continue reading

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It Is A Snu Day

In 1978 and part of 1979 I was a teacher at the Darwin School on the Falkland Islands.  Half the kids were from the nearby settlement of Goose Green; the rest were flown in by Beaver float planes from outlying … Continue reading

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A Taste of Winter

Already we are having a taste of winter at Ginty Creek.  Clear skies always produce a good frost.The cottonwoods had a brief attempt at providing some colour.Fog is common most mornings.Because of the rainy summer, the river is much higher … Continue reading

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Internet Hill

I have taken pictures of this view many times.  The green hill in the middle distance on the right is soon to hold our local internet tower. The instigator is John Kerr. He has operated a tower for years in the … Continue reading

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