- a river in W British Columbia, Canada, flowing S and SW to the Pacific Ocean. 360 miles (579 km) long.
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We are done with you, you storms of the Skeena—we're out of your reach at last!
This brought us once again to the bank of the dreaded Skeena.
About 1100 on upper Skeena river in central British Columbia.
In the modern development of the Omenica and Cariboo gold fields the Skeena has been the highway to the sea.
Keechumakarlo (or Keechumakailo) situated 'on the lower part of the Skeena River.'The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 1
Hubert Howe Bancroft