3 thoughts on “Smoky River Pass

  1. Robert Frear

    SMOKY RIVER. Alta
    CREE: from KASKAPITE SIPI. ’Smoking River” (Holmgren & Holmgren 1972); KASKA PATEW; named after the smouldering coal seams along it’s banks

    NAKODA: from SWOOA. “Smoking River” (Holmgren & Holmgren 1972);SWODA WAPTA. “Smoking Stream”; named after the smouldering coal seams along it’s banks

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  2. Robert Frear

    James Oliver Curwood, I believe, alluded to Smoking River, so this pass would go to it.
    SMOKY RIVER. Alta
    CREE: from KASKAPITE SIPI. ’Smoking River” (Holmgren & Holmgren 1972); KASKA PATEW; named after the smouldering coal seams along it’s banks

    NAKODA: from SWOOA. “Smoking River” (Holmgren & Holmgren 1972);SWODA WAPTA. “Smoking Stream”; named after the smouldering coal seams along it’s banks

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