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LIVING ON THE EDGE

By Doug Paterson and Susan Hellard

Living on the edge was a phrase we first heard at Strathcona in 1979. Nothing defined that phrase more for us than the times we spent at Escalante. Jim Boulding first introduced it to us when we were apart of a flotilla of small motor boats lead by the Fair Isle that ventured down Muchalat inlet to the wild and untamed West Coast of the Island. We still visit this incredible part of Vancouver Island annually with dear friends and other former employees of the Lodge, Clark Munroe and Bunny Shannon. Our spirits fly in such a place.

Living On The Edge Strathcoan style on the West Coast of Vancouver Island.

Living On The Edge Strathcoan style on the West Coast of Vancouver Island.

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Flash Back Fridays

LIVING ON THE EDGE

By Doug Paterson and Susan Hellard

Living on the edge was a phrase we first heard at Strathcona in 1979. Nothing defined that phrase more for us than the times we spent at Escalante. Jim Boulding first introduced it to us when we were apart of a flotilla of small motor boats lead by the Fair Isle that ventured down Muchalat inlet to the wild and untamed West Coast of the Island. We still visit this incredible part of Vancouver Island annually with dear friends and other former employees of the Lodge, Clark Munroe and Bunny Shannon. Our spirits fly in such a place.

On the edge not only defined where the mighty Pacific Ocean meets North America, but also our feelings and experiences of being surrounded by Read more

Flash Back Fridays

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The final part to the Living on the Edge is below.  Enjoy!

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Enjoy the last episode of the CBC documentary “Living on the Edge.” We would love to hear your comments on the documentary.  Next week we are bringing you another gem of a story that we would love to bring back, but we need hear from you so stay tuned.

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Below is part 2 of 4 of the Living on the Edge CBC documentary.  Enjoy!

Flash Back Fridays