Travel Blogs from Quesnel
... in detail with red stain to highlight the mouth or other features. All were beautiful with the grain of the cedar showing an aged patina. A sign explained that a totem is carved from a single post of red cedar as a family crest. Animals and mythical creatures carved into it tell a family story. This collection was the oldest in British Columbia and a nice surprise.
We passed through several small towns, some neat, ...
... at Best Western that reservation was for tomorrow omg! Got a room and have checked other bookings and they are all fine, this was the only glitch. Slight moment of panic there, I tell ya. O_O
Met some folks from Wyoming who did the same Ferry we are going to be on. Nice to find out we will have a 4 hr stop in Ketchikan AK. They didn't see any whales, I will remain hopeful.
Will check in from Fort St. John tomorrow
Lory & Geoff
... back to our claim after a week at home catching up on acreage work, washing
and spending time with the mothers. We brought the quad to the mine so that we can
transport things to and from the meadow. I am happy to have it to drive from meadow
to claim, without walking the distance in bear country. We have seen many animals,
some very curious as to what and who to heck we are. A moose and deer have hung
... Gold Rush trail and we worked this out after going through a number of small towns and some a bit larger with names like 77 Mile - 100 mile house - 140 mile house - 150 mile etc. Amazing lakes, salt lakes, marshes, creeks, rivers, hills, canyons, farming country including rich irrigation cropping and hay making areas, cattle, horses, goats and we also saw some deer (not farmed but feeding beside the road) and the rare and ...
... Loaf Ball Park car park. There was a nice walk from there down the fast flowing Fraser river and across the bridge into town. We then headed back up to our camp spot to cook dinner. After dinner we drove up the hill to the Pinnacles Provincal Park to see the Hoodoos (geological forms) and the amazing view. We then drove back to our camp site and settled in for ...