Marten Creek

Feature type: Creek (1)
Province: British Columbia
Location: Flows NW into Raush River
Latitude: 52°43’00”
Longitude: 120°54’00”
NTS map: 93A/10
Official name listed at BC Geographical Names
Around1930, Red Johnson trapped four small marten on this tributary of the Raush River. “They were pure black with white ears, and were worth big money in them days,” said fellow trapper Jack Damon in the 1970s. “He got $90 a piece for them. That was the end of his trapping for that year.”

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