The Mighty Fraser - Hope, British Columbia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member machard
N 49° 22.665 W 121° 26.618
10U E 612971 N 5470614
Quick Description: Marker located on the shore of Fraser River, close to the boardwalk.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 8/14/2019 7:09:07 AM
Waymark Code: WM114BR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA
Views: 3

Long Description:
The marker is topped by a carved salmon, a fish that migrates in the Fraser.
Here is the text:

Our past, present, and future are linked with the Fraser. The past saw fur-traders, the goldrush of 1858, and early settlers. The present sees waters teeming with migrating salmon and a highway and railways confined to the gorge carved by the river. The Fraser, beautiful, bountiful, and powerful, must always flow in the pattern of our future.
Type of Marker: Geographical / Natural History

Type of Sign: British Columbia Tourism Sign

Describe the parking that is available nearby: On the streets

What Agency placed the marker?: Department of Recreation and Conservation

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