Posts Tagged ‘Harrison Lake’
 
 
 
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...
 
Agassiz History
 
Agassiz Valley featured
Agassiz Valley featured
Agassiz Valley featured

Agassiz Valley and Harrison Hot Springs

  The Agassiz Valley is named after its first settlers, the Agassiz—pronounced by them, Aggazise. Capt. Louis Agassiz was in the English army, and when he came to British Columbia, in the early rush, it was on account of t...

 
Past and Present
 
GreenPointLoggingCoftr
GreenPointLoggingCoftr
GreenPointLoggingCoftr

Green Point Logging Co. Ltd.

In 1931,two brothers, Dewey and Clay Anderson, were starting up a new logging camp, complete with railroad installation. The site was just by the former fish hatchery (where Sasquatch Park is today), and the company was Green P...
 
Past and Present
 
Harrison Lake Hatchery
Harrison Lake Hatchery
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...