Monthly Archives: September 2010

The story of Teslin

They say that once you’ve lived in the Yukon, you never get the Yukon out of you. I believe that this is true. I lived in the Yukon about 20 years ago, and although I only lived there one season, … Continue reading

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North to the Yukon

We are heading up the Stewart-Cassier Highway (Route 37). We feel a fantastic sense of adventure and freedom. Our future is a pallet of surprises and adventure. By now the villages are too scattered and small to be called towns. … Continue reading

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Butterfly Gallery

There are an unbelievable number of butterflies at our campsites. Here is a slide show of Michel’s best shots of these gorgeous critters. Take a look!

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Salmon Glacier, by chance

While we were in Hyder, we decided to check out Fish Creek Wildlife Observation Site. It is located a short way past Hyder, on a dirt road. The US Park Rangers maintain an elevated walkway with protective bear railings above … Continue reading

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Salmon Glacier – photo gallery

To get to the Salmon Glacier, you have to pass through Hyder Alaska, then the road slips you back into BC. The Salmon Glacier, and the road to it is the some of most spectacular scenery I have seen anywhere … Continue reading

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Hyder, BC………oops! I mean Alaska!

Hyder and Stewart are essentially the same town split in two by the Canadian/US border. The two towns share a chamber of commerce, and Hyder uses the BC area code of 250 rather than the 950 code that the rest … Continue reading

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End of the road – Stewart!

I used to work as a cook in a mining exploration camp that was located near Stewart about 20 years ago. The town has hardly changed at all! We take a stroll on the boardwalk which appears to be a … Continue reading

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