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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby French Castanut » Feb 3rd, 2013, 10:33 pm

Queen K wrote:I know I know, what pass did you have to go thru to get here?


You're heading to Roger's Pass..
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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby Queen K » Feb 3rd, 2013, 10:41 pm

:dyinglaughing: Can't fool you guys tonight.
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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby French Castanut » Feb 3rd, 2013, 10:42 pm

Which town are you entering there?
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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby Queen K » Feb 3rd, 2013, 10:44 pm

Spences Bridge.
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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby French Castanut » Feb 3rd, 2013, 10:46 pm

Already eh. :137: :dyinglaughing: I should have posted that starry night picture of the sky instead. Guess where it is LOL.

Congrats Quennie.. your turn! :-)
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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby Queen K » Feb 3rd, 2013, 10:56 pm

Where in BC can you view these hoodoos? (I gotta pack it in, so by tomorrow am I'm sure to announce the winner who about to show up in five seconds flat). Have a good night.
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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby dirtybiker » Feb 3rd, 2013, 10:59 pm

Castle Rock, Kamloops

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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby Queen K » Feb 4th, 2013, 7:27 am

Nope, not Castle Rock Prov. Park. (Dirtybiker, have you been up as far as the Vidette Goldmine?)

Hint: this one is further a field than the valley.
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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby LeadingEdgeGlass » Feb 4th, 2013, 7:49 am

Deadman Vidette Rd, just north of Savona?
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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby Liquidnails » Feb 4th, 2013, 8:10 am

I definitely recommend a trip out to Deadman Falls and the Center of the Universe. Beautiful country with an interesting history out there.
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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby dirtybiker » Feb 4th, 2013, 10:05 am

:ohmygod: ..Being somewhat of a History Buff, Prospector, Fisherman, Camper, and
General Back-Country Adventurer.
I can hardly believe I have never even heard of this place before!
Thank You. :hailjo:
I can now feel a very strong pull drawing me to this place! :sunshine:
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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby Glacier » Feb 4th, 2013, 10:42 am

Back in the 80's my Dad and I were hitch hiking down to Vernon. I was about 6 years old. A nice hippie family picked us up and we stayed at their place up near Vidette Lake. 30 years later, they still run the Kamloops Farmer's market, and they still live up the Deadman, though at a different place.

I don't remember much from that trip, but the one thing that stuck in memory was the fearful awe associated with peering over the edge of the cliff at the Deadman Waterfall...

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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby dirtybiker » Feb 4th, 2013, 11:33 am

Deadmans Waterfalls....do I win????? :dyinglaughing:
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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby dirtybiker » Feb 4th, 2013, 11:34 am

:bump:
Queen K wrote:Where in BC can you view these hoodoos? (I gotta pack it in, so by tomorrow am I'm sure to announce the winner who about to show up in five seconds flat). Have a good night.


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Re: Forum Photo Contest!

Postby Queen K » Feb 4th, 2013, 4:50 pm

We took a trip up to Vidette Lake via Back Valley Road from Cache Creek. I have exceptionally dramatic photos of the whole area, esp. a whole series of a herd of Big Horn Mt. Sheep crossing a particularly barren section of cliff. There are hoodoos in there, but Castle Rock Prov. Park is further up, and even further up are a series of lakes and the falls, but you have to drive up a very steep section of road above Vidette Goldmine. We never knew there were falls up there, so didn't know to find them, much less how. Our goal this season is to return in late Spring to get that Deadman Falls photo as we've become collectors of waterfalls.

Having said all that :sillygrin: No one's got this one yet.

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