Bodies of horses and mules, drowned in the attempt to cross the Skeena, were reported passing the wharf at the post.
This brought us once again to the bank of the dreaded Skeena.
We were angling up the side of the great ridge which separated the west fork of the Skeena River from the middle fork.
About 1100 on upper Skeena river in central British Columbia.
"Prince Rupert—new town on a peninsula north of the mouth of the Skeena," said the surveyor.
In the modern development of the Omenica and Cariboo gold fields the Skeena has been the highway to the sea.
It was reported in Wrangell that some of the unfortunates were still on the snowy divide between the Skeena and the Stikeen.
The Skeenas are on the river of the same name, 'at the mouth of the Skeena River.'
Keechumakarlo (or Keechumakailo) situated 'on the lower part of the Skeena River.'
We were climbing rapidly and expected soon to pass from the watershed of the Fraser into that of the Skeena.