Don McCune Library

British Columbia 2

British Columbia 2
90 minutes - $24.95

This DVD contains the three programs described below.

Adventure Route
1977 - 30 minutes

PrincessMarguerite  The Princess Marguerite sails again from Seattle to Victoria. After touring this historic city, passengers journey via Vancouver Coach Lines along Vancouver Island’s eastern coast to Kelsey Cove where they board the BC ferry Queen of Prince Rupert for a 22-hour cruise of the Inside Passage to Prince Rupert where Native art is seen.  The trip continues with the following episode.

Yellowhead Circle Tour
1977 - 30 minutes

The Totem Circle Tour is full of B.C. history as the film crew follows the Yellowhead Highway in British Columbia.  Starting at Prince Rupert, you'll see the restored Indian houses at Kasaan, the fossils at Smithers, the history of Barkerville, Fraser River Canyon, Vancouver and a ride on the steam train Royal Hudson.

Nootka Sound Freighter
1973 - 30 minutes

Uchuck III

 Uchuck III links the remote communities of Nootka Sound on the west coast of Vancouver Island with the outside world.  Skippered by Captain Esson Young the 136-foot freighter sails to Friendly Cove where Captain James Cook was the first white man to visit in 1778, then to Nootka, one of the most important ports between Alaska and San Francisco.  Traveling all the way up Tahsis Inlet to the town of Tahsis, cameras capture the adventure and beauty of this remote area.