The Kootenay name that location thread

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  1. Ymirtrials

    Ymirtrials Long timer Supporter

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    Hmmm...seems I’ve been misleading everyone all along....:shog
    So yes in the last photo I posted is Trout Lake, where is the one with the old IR?
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    You are beyond Ferguson.
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    I found the compressor on the Taranis Resources Farcebook page.:-)So your pic is from around their Thor deposits?

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    Bingo.
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    Ride into Ferguson and take a left in town. It looks like that mining company did a bunch of work up there a couple of years ago and there was last year still a bunch of equipment sitting there under tarps. Well worth the ride up.
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    What app is that?
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    Backroads map book BRMB, its not bad but all the road and creek names stay too small to read when I expand the screen so I end up needing to put reading glasses on anyway!!! :dirtdog
    You can save map areas for offline, thats handy.
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    Easy one? Name that bygone highway?:-)

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    Arrow Lake I would guess...north of Nakusp?
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    Looks more like Revelstoke lk. So old hwy. 23.
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    Not 23!
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    Ah. I had to look that up. Am I disqualified? Or should I be allowed another answer?
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    You were close,go ahead with the complete answer! The bygone ???????
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    BIG BEND hwy. thanks for making me look that up.
    Not a lot to go on in this pic but someone might recognize the blissful camp site.
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    Yes the Big Bend highway or Hwy 1 from Golden to Revelstoke up to 1962.


    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Big_Bend_Highway

    There is another short section just North of Mica creek.Look for the Western toad habitat sign!

    Downie Creek to Mica is rather rough but SPL (Selkirk paving) is all set up just South of Mica so new pavement coming soon?
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    Looking like I should head up that way soon then.
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    Whatshan Lake?
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    Noop , east a hop skip and jump
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    I know that was a tad vague so here is a better one
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    Looks like Arrow Lake, north of Needles. Saddle mountain in the background.
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    Not Arrow. Sort of a secret camp site.
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