First Peoples

The Land Makes the People that Makes the Land

For 9000 years, this skull has guided people on the esker trail between the mountains and the lakes 

 Big Bar Lake Esker

These people were not, and are not, British Columbians. They are the Secwepemc. This is their memory, their minding, and one of the markers of their birth as a people. That they are being asked to claim the land that claimed them long ago is a silliness.

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