|Nan SDins village site|
|Jordan is your guide here|
Jordan does all the caring for the
|A mystical place|
carefully removing the trees and bushes which seed into the poles and strengthening the foundations of the poles that lean from the wind. He is in an eternal battle with the force of nature which will eventually consume the village.
Travelling here to these islands has been a highlight of 2011 for Susie and me. Digging into the history and culture of the Haida and seeing their village one can almost imagine the great canoes drawn up on the beach; the fires keeping the massive long houses warm; the ancestors looking out for the village from their resting places.