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Map of British Columbia

The Province of British Columbia is located on the west coast of Canada.   This region has some of the most beautiful natural waterways and scenery in the world.

Wakiash – The First Totem Pole

The totem poles of the Northwest Coast tribes were actually family crests and not religious icons, denoting the owner's legendary descent from an animal such as the bear, raven, wolf, salmon, or killer whale. Coming into a village, a stranger would first look for a house with the totem pole

Canada’s First Road Signs?

Jack HarleyThe native peoples of what is now central Canada had a unique way of helping others get to their destination without losing their way.A young tree prominently situated at a trail intersection or sharp turn had one or more limbs trained to point in a certain direction to aid

Stikine River – Canada’s Grand Canyon

Is there such a place? The mysterious Stikine River, also called the Stickeen River is 610 km (379 mi) long.  The river runs from northwestern British Columbia to Wrangell in southeast Alaska, where it empties into the Eastern Passage in the United States.  There are many natural wonders along the river. The 'Grand Canyon