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kokanee salmon run Sep 16

Video: Kokanee Salmon running, Jaffray, BC

Kokanee Salmon Run The Kokanee Salmon, also known as Sockeye, are currently on the move. The video below shows the Kokanee Salmon making their way upstream from Lake Koocanusa towards their breeding grounds. These salmon are different as they do migrate to the ocean, and live their entire lives in freshwater.

Joe Howse, The Raging Elk Dec 18

Faces of Fernie: Joe Howse

Faces of Fernie: Joe Howse My first memory of Fernie is stepping foot inside The Raging Elk and being greeted with the words “welcome to the revolution.” These words were not uttered by The Raging Elk custodian Joe Howse, but rather by some hippie Australian who was wearing a dressing gown and slippers at 1PM,…

Horseshoe Lake Sep 25

Welcome to the new Nomads on the Road

Welcome to the New Nomads on the Road Whether you’re a regular visitor to Nomads on the Road or just happened to stumble upon my little corner of the internet, I’d like to say welcome and thank you for visiting, I hope you enjoy what you find here. If you are indeed new to the…

Mount Fernie and the Elk River May 12

Road Trip: Timmins, ON to Fernie, BC

Road Trip Back Home The long road back to Fernie for me really began in the Northern Ontario town of Timmins in late April 2013. Myself and a Canadian friend had flown into Toronto after a three-week tour of Europe. I was nervous getting off the plane , visa problems ended my last stay in…