Monthly Archives: September 2011

This Poem is For the Birds

It’s fall again!  Let’s have a poem… The chickadees may still sing But the geese are on the wing They can feel the autumn zing So much for their summer fling Honk! Who’s watching the weather? Honk! Stay in line! … Continue reading

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So Long Summer, Hello Fall!

It’s officially fall now, and Mother Nature has her decorations out in full splendour! Happy Harvest and Awesome Autumn, Spirit River! Did you know?  The third season used to be called Harvest.  Once people started becoming city dwellers instead of … Continue reading

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Scenic Drives Near Spirit River: Spirit River Loop

You don’t have to go far from Spirit River to enjoy beautiful scenery, especially in the fall!  If your time is limited, Scenic Drive 4: the Spirit River Loop is the drive for you. There are several ways to do … Continue reading

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Scenic Drives Near Spirit River: Dunvegan

Scenic Drive 3: Dunvegan Valley Who could live in the Peace Country, or even visit it, without recognizing the ever changing beauty of the Dunvegan Valley?  One of the best autumn drives in the region is the winding descent from … Continue reading

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Answers to Spirit River Quiz VII: Town Spirit

How did you do with the quiz all about local people who have found FAME?  In case you missed it, here are the quiz questions again, with answers and links to the stories behind the fame. 1.  What Rycroft actor … Continue reading

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Scenic Drives Near Spirit River: Bear Mountain Wind Park

Scenic Drive 2: Bear Mountain Wind Park One of the most beautiful views in the Peace Country is worth the hour’s drive to Dawson Creek.  From atop Bear Mountain, you’ll see a panoramic view of the foothills  and patchwork quilt … Continue reading

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Scenic Drives Near Spirit River: Moonshine Lake

The season of autumn is upon us!  Leaves of various species are beginning to redden and yellow…en.  It’s time for a scenic drive!  There are beautiful views everywhere you look in the Peace Country – you don’t need to be … Continue reading

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