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Aug 15, 2010 - Upper Liard, YK to Prophet River, BC

At 8:50 we got in line to be escorted through the forest fire on the Cassier Highway; it was supposed to be a 9:00 start. We enjoyed talking to other travelers (and a “character” of a highway worker who is a former logger, current trapper and gold hunter), but when at 9:50 we found out it would be a minimum of two more hours, we left the line and retraced the Alcan. It was disappointing, but practical, since our time is not unlimited. We had lunch at the Liard Hot Springs Lodge, saw stone sheep (looking better now that their “shed” is...

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