Stikine River area, Cassiar District, Centre sheet, British Columbia

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Plates A SHEARED AND ALTERED PENDANT IN THE CASSIAR BATHOLITH, HEADWATERS OF THE STIKINE RIVER, B.C. INTRODUCTION Location and Access The general area is midway between the headwaters of the Stikine and Finlay Rivers, in north-central British Columbia.

It lies mainly to the west of longitude 1 2 9 degrees and between latitudes 5 7 and 5 8 degrees. Stikine River adopted 1 August on Department of Interior map, Yukon, sheet # 3; published in the 1st Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, Re-approved on subsequent maps, most recently 20 January on B.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office. We offer British Columbia book, canoe and kayak rentals, river boat trips and tours on the Stikine River British Columbia book the ghost town of Telegraph Creek in northwestern British Columbia, Canada to Wrangell, Alaska, U.S.A.

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These pictures document the first part (1 of 3) of a km canoe trip down the Stikine River in Northern British Columbia from the headwaters to the Cassiar Highway Bridge in July Paddlers are Jenny Johnson and Jonathan Walpole.

Gallery 1 Gallery 2 Gallery 3. Click on the small pictures below to see higher resolution images. Cassiar-Iskut-Stikine Land & Resource Management Plan Map Metsantan Protected Area (Upper Stikine Spatsizi Extension), Showing Excluded Mineral Tenures Map Grizzly Research Areas.

Cassiar Iskut-Stikine LRMP Resource Management Innes and Protected Areas. Dea. Appearing as a Delegation before the Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine Board Map Quick Sheet (pdf) Video Link (YouTube) For best resolution, view at highest resolution (p)on the YouTube settings.

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This place is significant historically as a Stikine River settlement representative of B.C’s natural resource‐based development since the s. The modern history of the Telegraph Creek area dates back to the discovery of gold on the Stikine River in the s and near Dease Lake in the s.

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with finding the First Gold on the Stikine River, inin the Cassiar District, and starting the gold rush here. It was called Buck's Bar, or Choquette's Bar, and later this area was renamed Telegraph Creek.

b- in Quebec d- ca Jat Dawson, Yukon buried in Wrangel AK. His ads in the papers of the day. Encompassing square kilometres, School District 87 (Stikine), with stunning landscapes, a boreal climate and isolated communities separated by large distances, is, geographically, one of the largest school districts in British Columbia.

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The following table lists place names in Cassiar Land District, British Columbia. Use your browser's "Find on this page" function to find places of interest. Use the Map Links to open a map page using Google or Bing. Please. Stikine River Recreation Area established by Order in Council14 March Conversion of OIC to Statute designation and upgraded to provincial park status, to be called Stikine River Park, per Bill Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act11 April ; the whole containingha.

more or less. Get this from a library. Stikine River and the Cassiar from Wrangel, Alaska to Telegraph Creek, B.C. [Hudson's Bay Company. British Columbia Transport Service.]. Tatogga Lake Resort in Iskut, Canada: View Tripadvisor's 44 unbiased reviews, 35 photos, and special offers for Tatogga Lake Resort, #1 out of 1 Iskut hotel.4/5(44).

The park – the largest in British Columbia – covers 2, acres (, hectares) of rugged north-coast wilderness and, together with the other three adjacent national parks, comprise the largest contingent area of protected wilderness in the world, at around 21 million acres ( million ha).

The Stikine is BC's fifth largest river by flow volume, and the Stikine watershed is the sixth largest river basin in the province, yet it is home to fewer than 2, people. Shortly down river from the international boundary in southeast Alaska, the Stikine opens its mouth to the Pacific, spilling its nutrients for miles across a tidal flat.

For an adventurous journey back in time, take the kilometer (70 mile) gravel road from Dease Lake to Telegraph Creek along the Grand Canyon of the Stikine.

Following a First Nations’ trading route and the path of early gold prospectors, the road winds along the Stikine Canyon, with dramatic views of the sheer walls cut by the river. Quaternary and Late Tertiary Volcanism, Stikine River Projects Area, British Columbia.

An internal report to B.C. Hydro and Power Authority, Geotex Consultants, West Pender St Jan The Stikine River Valley (SRV) contains a thick and well-exposed sequence of Late Wisconsinan glaciolacustrine and glacial sediments.

The glaciolacustrine sequences record the development of Glacial Lake Stikine (GLS), an advance-phase glacial lake produced when the advance of Coast Mountain glaciers impeded the westward drainage of the Stikine by: 9.

Stikine has long been recognised as a small but healthy contributor to the inter-tidal mixing zone upon which most life on Earth directly depends. At the river's mouth, the US Stikine-LeConte Wilderness Area protects very important migratory bird habitat and all of the watershed in Alaska.

Upstream, British Columbia commitment is slow in coming. Stikine River is a stream in British Columbia. Stikine River from Mapcarta, the free map. North America. Canada. British Columbia In the Area Localities. Stikine. Locality, 6 km north. Fowler. Locality, 20 km north. Wrangell. 39 km southwest.

Chief Shakes Historic Site. Area, 39 km southwest. Notable Places. Monument Historic site, 1¼. A vast, and remote wilderness landscape is at the heart of the experience for those who visit the Stikine as conjures images of jagged mountain peaks, pristine glaciers, and abundant wildlife.

The Stikine has been described as a "Yosemite miles long. From its head waters at Tuaton Lake to the Pacific Ocean The Stikine flows km through a vast untouched wilderness of breathtaking proportion. A Letter of Authorization (LOA) is required for visitors who wish to use horses within Stikine River Provincial Park.

There is a mandatory “weed-free feed” requirement for any horses entering the northern parks, meaning that horses must be fed certified weed-free pellets for 72 hours prior to entering the park and throughout the duration of their stay within the park.

Dease Lake / ˈ d iː s / is a small community located in the Cassiar Country of the Northern Interior of British Columbia, d a few hours south of the Yukon border, it is located on Stewart–Cassiar Highway (Highway 37) at the south end of the lake of the same Lake is the last major centre before the Alaska Highway while driving north bound, and also the junction to Province: British Columbia.

Mining Division District Division rniniere Liard District Cassiar Lot Lot PROVINCE OR PROVINCE OU TERRITORY TERRITOIRE Brf tl~h Columbia This property is located between elevations of 3, and 5, feet on the north side of River, some 55 miles south-southwest of the Telegraph Creek.

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The Stikine Assemblage in the Mess Creek area consists of Mississippian aged, variably altered, deformed, metamorphosed and mineralized schists, phyllites and greenstones. Original lithologies were mafic pyroclastics and epiclastics, felsic volcanic breccias to crystal-lithic ash tuffs, graphitic sediments, and gabbroic sills.

Regional dynamothermal metamorphism to lower greenschist facies Cited by: 3. Northern British Columbia Circle Tour. This spectacular road odyssey of Northern British Columbia takes you through untamed wilderness and stunning mountain ranges unique to the immense region.

Plan for eight to fourteen days of adventure, as you drive on the Yellowhead High to the Northern British Columbia east-west corridor, north on the Stewart Cassiar Highway 37 (which cuts through. The southernmost point of the Stewart Cassiar Highway at the junction of Highway 16 and Highway Kitwanga, or Gitwangak (“place of rabbits”), is located where the Kitwanga River runs into the Skeena.

Kitwancool, or Gitanyow, is 15 kilometres (nine miles) north. Journey Cassiar Highway, Yukon & Alaska. have more time to explore the area if so we recommend a tour to Anan Creek for bear viewing or a jet boat tour on the Stikine River. Then continue your journey on the Alaska Marine Highway ferry, to your next port of call, Juneau.

British Columbia's Mountains &. The Stikine Gold Rush was a minor but important gold rush in the Stikine Country of northwestern British Columbia, Canada. The rush's discoverer was Alexander "Buck" Choquette, who staked a claim at Choquette Bar injust downstream from the confluence of the Stikine and Anuk Rivers.

Choquette traveled up the Stikine River, whose mouth is. A raft and canoe trip down the Stikine River in northern BC in August We started in Telegraph Creek and ended at Wrangell, Alaska. From the town of Dease Lake, adventurous travellers can take a side trip to Telegraph Creek along the edge of the great Stikine River.

(Note: this road is steep and narrow in some places and not recommended for large RVs.) Behold the breathtaking “Grand Canyon of the Stikine,” an km/mi stretch of impassable waters charging through canyons m/1,ft deep, then flowing downriver to.

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Atlin was founded as a result of a demand for gold mining in the area. The Atlin Gold Rush came to Atlin Lake country in and was one of the richest offshoots of the Klondike Gold the end of the mining season ofaround 5, people had flocked to the region and Atlin became a busy and important settlement, centre of the Atlin Mining District and one of the flash-points of the.

Your home base for adventures to the Cassiar mountains, historic Telegraph Creek, and the famous Stikine River ay Motor Inn is located in Dease Lake midway between Smithers/Terrace and Whitehorse along the Stewart Cassiar Highway (Hwy 37).Highway 37 is one of two British Columbia routes to the Yukon and is maintained and accessible year hotel provides.

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Visit the River Followers: K.The Stikine (Great) River is one of British Columbia's last truly wild rivers. It runs more than km from its headwaters in the Spatzizi Plateau to the Pacific Ocean in Alaska.

The river is split in two by a canyon of Class 5 whitewater that has only been run by a handful of professional kayakers.Use the Trail and Park Maps Index to look-up the name of a particular B.C. trail or park. The maps are listed alphabetically by place name and indicates the date, scale and publisher.

These maps are located in the Central Library Level 6 Map Area filing cabinets. Note that maps are Reference only, and must be used in the Library.

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