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In this image dated 1912, Bob Tegart sits on top of a horse in front of the Fairmont Store. If you have any more information, email us at info@columbiavalleypioneer.com.
Photo (A1003) courtesy of the Windermere District Historical Society

Boy and his steed

Posted on July 22nd, 2016 by


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A competitor keeps her eyes on the race course while in mid-air during a practice run on Saturday, July 16th at the Panorama  Bike Park. The bike park hosted the BC Cup/Canada Cup Downhill Mountain Bike Race last weekend, attracting almost 200 riders. 
Photo by Nikki Fredrikson

Focused flying

Posted on July 22nd, 2016 by


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There is no information to accompany this photo of one of Invermere’s very first soccer teams. If you have any more information, e-mail us at info@columbiavalleypioneer.com.
Photo (A156) courtesy of the Windermere District Historical Society

Kicking off

Posted on July 15th, 2016 by


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Local wildlife photographer Bonnie-Lou Ferris recently captured this image of a  super rare white-coloured loon, cavorting with a common loon, in a local lake. 
Photo by Bonnie-Lou Ferris

Opposites Attract

Posted on July 15th, 2016 by


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In this image with no date, one of Invermere’s first baseball teams gather for a group picture. If you have any more information, e-mail us at info@columbiavalleypioneer.com.
Photo (A212) courtesy of the Windermere District Historical Society

Play Ball!

Posted on July 8th, 2016 by


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The Upper Columbia Valley marked the Canada Day long weekend in style, including these acrobatic dancers, who entertained the crowd at the Mountain  Mosaic Festival on Friday, July 1st. See pages 26 and 27 for more photos.
Photo by Nikki Fredrikson

Oh Canada

Posted on July 8th, 2016 by


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In this image with no date, two horses are pulling a wagon full of hay. If you have any more information, email us at info@columbiavalleypioneer.com.Photo courtesy of the Windermere District Historical Society

Whole lotta hay

Posted on June 24th, 2016 by


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Cultural Connection

Posted on June 24th, 2016 by


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On Saturday, June 11th, the community came together to celebrate the life of Tim Goldie, including (left to right) Glen Isted, Rich Paradis, Jeff Woodworth, and Scott Bowley . The street party was enjoyed by all ages with live music, pizza and good company. 
Photo by Nikki Fredrikson

Celebrating life

Posted on June 17th, 2016 by


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In this image with no date, three men and one woman are lawn bowling, presumably somewhere in the valley. If you have any more information, email us at info@columbiavalleypioneer.com. Photo (A555) courtesy of the Windermere District Historical Society

In lawn bowling style

Posted on June 17th, 2016 by


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First Plane in Valley

Posted on June 10th, 2016 by


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A cozy clutch

Posted on June 10th, 2016 by


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Spills ‘N’ Thrills

Posted on June 3rd, 2016 by


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In this image dated 1904, Mrs. Hume, Mrs. Forster, Mrs. Brehault and Sarah Brehaut are pictured under a tree. The location of this photo is listed as “on our place at Sinclair” If you have any more information, email us at info@columbia
valleypioneer.com.                                            Photo (A69) courtesy of the Windermere District Historical Society

Under the tree

Posted on June 3rd, 2016 by


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Breaking Ground

Posted on May 27th, 2016 by


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This image dated 1913 shows the Columbia River and Athalmer swing bridges. These two bridges allowed passage from the Columbia River to Lake Windermere. If you have any more information, email us at info@columbiavalleypioneer.com.Photo (A350) courtesy of the Windermere District Historical Society.

River Passage

Posted on May 27th, 2016 by


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GETTING LITERAL FOR THE LEGACY TRAIL

Posted on May 20th, 2016 by


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In this image with no date is the store and gas pump at Coldstream Campground. If you have any more information, email us at info@columbiavalleypioneer.com.Photo (A350) courtesy of the Windermere District Historical Society

Camping convenience

Posted on May 20th, 2016 by


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DERBY DAMES

Posted on May 6th, 2016 by


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In this image with no date,  a group of Girl Guides appear to be sitting in a wagon. If you have any more information, email us at info@columbiavalleypioneer.com.Photo (A295) courtesy of the Windermere District Historical Society

A group of gals

Posted on May 6th, 2016 by


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