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Jul 4, 2008 - Huckleberry Pickin'
Salmo, BC (20 miles east of Trail) The fruit of the land is bountiful here in the mountain ranges. The berries are very dependant on a mix of rain and sun that has not been co-operative the last 3 years. But this year is the exception and the berries are beginning to rippen at the lower elevations right now. Over the course of the next month we will chase the ripper huckleberries up the slopes. And with the berries comes the bears. Not entirely sure why bears would spook me so bad after swimming with sharks and 'cuda the last 2 years. But...Jump to full entry