Sunday, March 12, 2017

Chilcotin Holidays

Eldorado camp assistant

Early in the morning morning I was awoken by my lead guide asking me about if I wanted to join a pack trip that same morning. I checked th...
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Thursday, March 9, 2017

Chilcotin Holidays

Guiding in Eldorado

Going guiding on a pack trip in Eldorado is something I will never forget. It all starts with the packing; it is after all a pack trip. I...
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Monday, March 6, 2017

Chilcotin Holidays

Mountains and Photography – an endless source of inspiration

What exactly is it about mountains that you like? As for me, I haven't been able to quite pin it down, but maybe it is just in my g...
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Friday, March 3, 2017

Chilcotin Holidays

Survival Kit

I recently went on a bush craft survival course while at the ranch. It was something I was very interested in doing while I was here. Whe...
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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Chilcotin Holidays

Learning Mechanics at the Ranch

I started driving a little later in life, I’m not sure why, possibly because I was always travelling and never really needed one at home. ...
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Saturday, February 25, 2017

Chilcotin Holidays

Pack Trip to Spruce Lake

There’s always a lot to do before leaving on a pack trip . The horses need to be run down, saddled up, duffel bags readied and the pack ...
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

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Why you should never run from a bear

Black Bear Tracking Grizzly Bear Tracking Before I came to Canada, my first instinct would have been to run from a bear. I think I e...
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Sunday, February 19, 2017

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The Wolf habitat

Wolf Tracking in Chilcotin The wolf is common throughout British Columbia. The current population is approximately 8’500 wolves in B.C...
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Thursday, February 16, 2017

Chilcotin Holidays

Learning english on the job

It's crazy to me to think that a couple years ago I didn't speak English at all. I probably don't consider myself as bilingual...
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Monday, February 13, 2017

Chilcotin Holidays

Tips on how to ride in the snow

Snow came early this year and pack trips were still on the program. We had the chance to ride out for a couple of months on a beautiful ...
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Friday, February 10, 2017

Chilcotin Holidays

Brett Camp

Working in the wilderness offer many opportunities to discover new places and experience amazing adventures such as Horse pack trips or hi...
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Tuesday, February 7, 2017

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My first riding experience

After one week at the Ranch I had my first riding experience after more than ten years. Actually I had to cook dinner for the evening, but...
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Saturday, February 4, 2017

Chilcotin Holidays

Arriving at the Ranch

It was Thursday evening in November when I arrived at Chilcotin Holiday Guest Ranch. It was a long way to get here, because the ranch is r...
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Friday, February 3, 2017

Chilcotin Holidays

Sheep viewing guest in french documentary

There was a constant changing of weather and fog surrounding the ranch in the early hours of dawn. The sound of music spilling out from th...
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Sunday, January 29, 2017

Chilcotin Holidays

French movie crew documentary as the french female wilderness guide

What's happening to me? This was the question I was asking to myself during 4 days, when a crew for a TV show came at the ranch. The b...
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