THE JOURNEY TO ALASKA BEGINS!
|Hudson Bay Mountain & the Bulkley River in|
The view from our campsite.
|Nancy attempts to steal this giant piece of Jade|
from a Cache Creek, BC store.
|The world's largest gold pan.|
|Flood Falls as it cascades down the steep cliffs|
which surround Hope, BC.
This is the view from our campsite.
|A prairie dog greets us at E.C. Manning Provincial Park|
near Hope, BC.
The view of the Fraser River and the mini village at the
base of the gondola ride.
|The entrance to the Hell's Gate Rapids.|
|The suspension bridge over the narrow part of the Fraser River.|
It was dizzying watching the powerful, swirling rapids
flowing beneath our feet.
|A little snow in Barkerville, BC.|
|Barkerville, BC a little later in the day.|
|Nancy & I about to explore Dragon Lake.|
While on the lake Nancy was buzzed by a bald eagle.
Thanks to Dave Scranton for the photo.
|Yellowhead Highway 16.|
The large stone near the bottom is from the walls of a Norman castle,
alleged to be the birthplace of King Arthur.
King Arthur--fact or fiction?
|The world's largest fly fishing rod.|
I'd like to see somebody try to cast this 60' anodized aluminum baby.
Houston, BC on the Yellowhead Highway.
|The view entering Telkwa, BC.|
Hudson Bay Mountain.
Notice the insects on the windshield. If you don't wash the windshield
every day you may not be able to see out of it by the end of the next day's drive!
At least the mosquitos have not yet arrived.
To view a map of our 2016 journey along with our Alaska journey, open the link below. If you can't get access let me know.