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    Harrison & Area Hiking Maps
     
    Campbell Lake Trail sign entrance

    Campbell Lake – The Harrison Grind

    This trail climbs up Agassiz mountain and takes you through a bit of everything. The trails starts by following a gravel road up to Harrison Hot Springs water reservoir. From there an old logging road takes you up to a path cut...
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    Harrison history
     
    canadian army newsreel

    Harrison Hot Springs – Canadian Army Newsreel No. 71

    Wartime brought drastic changes to Harrison Hot Springs. Halfway through the war the hotel became a military convalescent hospital, when the Department of National Defense took over the building, leasing it for $32,000 a year t...
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    Harrison & Area Activity Maps
     
    Harrison Hot Springs Climbing

    Harrison Rock Climbing Guide

    Harrison has some of the most serene, beautiful and exciting rock climbing to be experienced in BC. The goal is to get climbers to come and experience the climbing in Harrison Hot Springs, Harrison Area and more importantly to ...
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    Books
     
    big timber

    Big Timber, Bertrand W. Sinclair (1916) – eBook

    Bertrand Sinclair‘s descriptions of Harrison village are exact in every particular that can now be verified, and he is accurate too in his impressions of places farther up the lake – the holiday cottages, the loggin...
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    People of Harrison
     
    Dick Warde550x400

    Captain Dick Warde – Harrison Hermit, An Echo of Abraham Lincoln from the Cascade Foothills.

     Hear ye: ” Hermit? Hell; I came here to enjoy what I call absolute liberty and live as I damn well pleased. They can’t make me out,as most men are slaves. But Ezekiel Gould Warde,with eighty-odd years atop of him ,...
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    Harrison Hot Springs
     
    marinaplan

    Marina – Legitimate Development proposal or Land speculation ?

    Development of the Harrison Hot Springs Marina Legitimate Development proposal or Land speculation ? On 25th June 2013 there was article in Agassiz Harrison Observer  about ambitious development plan for local marina. Consistin...
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    Past and Present
     
    photomap

    Historical Map

    Historical and present, digital photo mapping project of Harrison Hot Springs and surrounding area.Do not forget hard work of pioneers and do not be forgotten by those who come after us.PAST & PRESENT – PHOTO UPLOAD c...
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    Past and Present
     
    Harrison Lake Hatchery

    Harrison Lake Hatchery

    Harrison Lake hatchery stood on the Green Point beach site of today’s Sasquatch Park. It was build in the fall of 1904 as part of an ongoing programme to restock the declining salmon population by means of an artificial b...
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    Past and Present
     
    glencoelodgeftr

    Private hospital; later, Glencoe Lodge

    The first doctor in Harrison Hot Spring A.A. Farwell built a house on this property about 1892. When Dr. Farwell moved to Vancouver at 1896, (?)* Charles Elliot (registered with the B.C. College of Physicians and Surgeons on Ja...
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    Miama
     
    miamaproject
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    Past and Present
     
    mcphftr

    MacPherson holiday home

    MacPherson family summer home of particular historical importance, for it is now the Harrison Hot Springs village office and has been designated a heritage building, thought it no longer stands on its original site. (moved in 1...
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    Past and Present
     
    Harrison Lake Supply Store

    Harrison Lake Supply Store – Inkman Store

    The Inkman store, later known as the Harrison Lake Supply Store, has become a time-honoured institution in Harrison, having occupied the same corner at Esplanade and Hot Spring Road for one hundred and eighteen years (though no...
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    Past and Present
     
    hhotelftr

    Harrison Hot Springs Hotel

    6 years after the St.Alice fire the rebuilt hotel had a new name, a new site and a new image. Now called the Harrison Hot Springs Hotel,it was located slightly to the east of the old St. Alice. Under the new ownership of  Harri...
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    Harrison history
     
    bsinclair

    Novelist Bertrand W. Sinclair – Harrison Inspiration

      Bertrand William Sinclair (1881–1972) was best-selling Canadian novelist of Western adventure stories. His most successful novel, Poor Man’s Rock, sold over 100,000 copies; the copyright of another novel, Big Timber, wa...
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    Harrison Hot Springs
     
    Where can I play ?

    Where can I play ?

    Hi, my name is Phantom. I live and play in Harrison Hot Springs. I really enjoyed my off leash time in Rendall park. Running, swimming, playing with the kids. I am a good dog, always doing my business in doggy bag, staying on m...
  •  
    Harrison & Area Hiking Maps
     
    Campbell Lake Trail sign entrance

    Campbell Lake – The Harrison Grind

    This trail climbs up Agassiz mountain and takes you through a bit of everything. The trails starts by following a gravel road up to Harrison Hot Springs water reservoir. From there an old logging road takes you up to a path cut...
  •  
    Harrison history
     
    canadian army newsreel

    Harrison Hot Springs – Canadian Army Newsreel No. 71

    Wartime brought drastic changes to Harrison Hot Springs. Halfway through the war the hotel became a military convalescent hospital, when the Department of National Defense took over the building, leasing it for $32,000 a year t...
  •  
    Harrison & Area Activity Maps
     
    Harrison Hot Springs Climbing

    Harrison Rock Climbing Guide

    Harrison has some of the most serene, beautiful and exciting rock climbing to be experienced in BC. The goal is to get climbers to come and experience the climbing in Harrison Hot Springs, Harrison Area and more importantly to ...
  •  
    Books
     
    big timber

    Big Timber, Bertrand W. Sinclair (1916) – eBook

    Bertrand Sinclair‘s descriptions of Harrison village are exact in every particular that can now be verified, and he is accurate too in his impressions of places farther up the lake – the holiday cottages, the loggin...
  •  
    People of Harrison
     
    Dick Warde550x400

    Captain Dick Warde – Harrison Hermit, An Echo of Abraham Lincoln from the Cascade Foothills.

     Hear ye: ” Hermit? Hell; I came here to enjoy what I call absolute liberty and live as I damn well pleased. They can’t make me out,as most men are slaves. But Ezekiel Gould Warde,with eighty-odd years atop of him ,...
  •  
    Harrison Hot Springs
     
    marinaplan

    Marina – Legitimate Development proposal or Land speculation ?

    Development of the Harrison Hot Springs Marina Legitimate Development proposal or Land speculation ? On 25th June 2013 there was article in Agassiz Harrison Observer  about ambitious development plan for local marina. Consistin...
  •  
    Past and Present
     
    photomap

    Historical Map

    Historical and present, digital photo mapping project of Harrison Hot Springs and surrounding area.Do not forget hard work of pioneers and do not be forgotten by those who come after us.PAST & PRESENT – PHOTO UPLOAD c...
  •  
    Past and Present
     
    Harrison Lake Hatchery

    Harrison Lake Hatchery

    Harrison Lake hatchery stood on the Green Point beach site of today’s Sasquatch Park. It was build in the fall of 1904 as part of an ongoing programme to restock the declining salmon population by means of an artificial b...
  •  
    Past and Present
     
    glencoelodgeftr

    Private hospital; later, Glencoe Lodge

    The first doctor in Harrison Hot Spring A.A. Farwell built a house on this property about 1892. When Dr. Farwell moved to Vancouver at 1896, (?)* Charles Elliot (registered with the B.C. College of Physicians and Surgeons on Ja...
  •  
    Miama
     
    miamaproject
  •  
    Past and Present
     
    mcphftr

    MacPherson holiday home

    MacPherson family summer home of particular historical importance, for it is now the Harrison Hot Springs village office and has been designated a heritage building, thought it no longer stands on its original site. (moved in 1...
  •  
    Past and Present
     
    Harrison Lake Supply Store

    Harrison Lake Supply Store – Inkman Store

    The Inkman store, later known as the Harrison Lake Supply Store, has become a time-honoured institution in Harrison, having occupied the same corner at Esplanade and Hot Spring Road for one hundred and eighteen years (though no...
  •  
    Past and Present
     
    hhotelftr

    Harrison Hot Springs Hotel

    6 years after the St.Alice fire the rebuilt hotel had a new name, a new site and a new image. Now called the Harrison Hot Springs Hotel,it was located slightly to the east of the old St. Alice. Under the new ownership of  Harri...
  •  
    Harrison history
     
    bsinclair

    Novelist Bertrand W. Sinclair – Harrison Inspiration

      Bertrand William Sinclair (1881–1972) was best-selling Canadian novelist of Western adventure stories. His most successful novel, Poor Man’s Rock, sold over 100,000 copies; the copyright of another novel, Big Timber, wa...
  •  
    Harrison Hot Springs
     
    Where can I play ?

    Where can I play ?

    Hi, my name is Phantom. I live and play in Harrison Hot Springs. I really enjoyed my off leash time in Rendall park. Running, swimming, playing with the kids. I am a good dog, always doing my business in doggy bag, staying on m...

 
 
 

 
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Past and Present
 
photomap
photomap
photomap

Historical Map

Historical and present, digital photo mapping project of Harrison Hot Springs and surrounding area.Do not forget hard work of pioneers and do not be forgotten by those who come after us.PAST & PRESENT – PHOTO UPLOAD c...
 
Past and Present
 
St. Alice Hotel - Harrison History
St. Alice Hotel - Harrison History
St. Alice Hotel - Harrison History

St. Alice Hotel part of Harrison History

St. Alice Hotel part of Harrison History In 1873 Mr. J Charles Armstrong applied to purchase 40 acres of land comprising Lot 460 and tendered forty dollars as purchase price. The Crown grant was issued July 20th, 1880. Lot 460 ...

 
 
Harrison Hot Springs
 
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streamkeepersharrison
streamkeepersharrison

Miami River Streamkeepers

Shaw TV’s “Go Fraser Valley” did a story on the Miami Streamkeepers Society on May 25, 2015.

 
 
Harrison & Area GPX Hiking Tracks
 
Bear Mountain Hike 4
Bear Mountain Hike 4
Bear Mountain Hike 4

Bear Mountain Trail

To get to the Bear Mountain trail head, follow Lillooet Avenue east and continue along Rockwell Drive for exactly 4.9 km (reset your trip at the four way stop). At 4.9 km (49°19’57.4″N 121°45’05.4″W) the...
 
Harrison & Area Hiking Maps
 
Campbell Lake Trail sign entrance
Campbell Lake Trail sign entrance
Campbell Lake Trail sign entrance

Campbell Lake – The Harrison Grind

This trail climbs up Agassiz mountain and takes you through a bit of everything. The trails starts by following a gravel road up to Harrison Hot Springs water reservoir. From there an old logging road takes you up to a path cut...

 
 
Harrison history
 
canadian army newsreel
canadian army newsreel
canadian army newsreel

Harrison Hot Springs – Canadian Army Newsreel No. 71

Wartime brought drastic changes to Harrison Hot Springs. Halfway through the war the hotel became a military convalescent hospital, when the Department of National Defense took over the building, leasing it for $32,000 a year t...