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Once Upon November Dreary

Apologies to Edgar Allen Poe.  One can expect dreary in November, but, with the exception of three weeks at the end of March and the first half of April, and a few odd days here and there, we have had … Continue reading

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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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Precipice Cattle Drive 2016

I could have stayed at the Precipice for the 2016 cattle drive overnight on the Friday, but I love mornings and I elected to go down early on the Saturday.  The Precipice is south of Anahim Lake and a little … Continue reading

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Equinox

The Equinox has brought us more dreary weather.  And now it is the mud season.One sinks ankle deep into the surface mud; the water has nowhere to go as the underlying ground is still frozen.In the last couple of weeks … Continue reading

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Thaw and Harry Update

Still mostly gloomy, but now quite a bit warmer.  Since the beginning of February the temperature has climbed above freezing every day.  Sometimes as high as +6C.  It still freezes at night, but mildly.  Down to -10C as a rule. … Continue reading

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