From National Parks

School Groups at English Camp

As at other parks, Tom and I have been working with school groups here at English Camp.  We were a little surprised at the number of school groups scheduled in June.  Usually field trips are over by Memorial Day.  But it was a particularly harsh winter in this part of the world, which meant the …

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Coast Salish Cultural Heritage Day

This week at English Camp we had some special visitors.  A group of Coast Salish people came to share their heritage with us for Coast Salish Cultural Heritage Day. Long before the British set up English Camp, the ancestors of the Coast Salish fished and sought shelter in Garrison Bay.  The Bay is a protected …

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