Kinbasket Lake: 0127.0456
0127.0456: Kinbasket Lake
Kinbasket Lake and Marine - debris washed up on shore. Kinbasket Lake enlarged, changed the Columbia River forever. This was the start of a mega hydro electric power project that eventually built dams and reservoirs flooding and closing the Big Bend Highway, flooding small communities, a hot springs pool and the road between Golden and Valemount, BC
Medium: Photograph - Image
Collection: Valemount Historical Society (0127)
Keywords:landscape view mountain view lake view debris
Subjects:Physical Features Lakes Kinbasket Lake
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