Climbers on forest trail. Photo BCMC Archives 58-20.

Backpack

Garb

An Old Shirt and Overalls

Charles Chapman left a descriptive account of the climbing party’s gear worn, in 1909, on a two-week long exploration of the headwaters and mountains of Vancouver’s Seymour River. Needless to say, gore-tex, fleece and specialty footwear were not included! Chapman, a man of some wit, wrote: Read More

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