Category Archives: excursions

Hesquiaht Tsunami Story for SBC Surf Magazine

As part of the Documentary Photography program with Alana Gregory the photography students went on two photography shoots to capture images for an article for SBC Surf Magazine. The magazine article shares the recorded story of Elder Alex Amos and … Continue reading

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Our Visit to the Tofino Hatchery

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Seafood Harvesting Excursion

Special thanks to Kevin, Preston and Ryan for helping out on our seafood harvesting excursion.  

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Canoe Carving with Joe Martin

“We drove out to Hooksum to see master canoe carver Joe Martin and his students carve out two dugout canoes. They used cedar trees to carve both of the canoes. One tree was over 800-years-old . They made a big … Continue reading

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Flight-Seeing Hesquiaht Territory

“We went on a trip with Atleo Air. We flew over the reserve and we stopped at Hesquiaht Lake. We went over the mountains and we were so close. I think that was my favorite part. One group saw orcas … Continue reading

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A Year at Hesquiaht Place of Learning

  Over the next few weeks we are going to post some of the great things the students have been up to – in, out and around the school this year!   CULTURAL STUDIES Apart from listening to Elders speak … Continue reading

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The Power of TV

“After a real big rainstorm, the whole mountain that was logged slipped down to the river and it damned itself up. It was about 150ft high. When it broke, it took everything out, including our water line. We had to … Continue reading

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