Wild Salmon Caravan from the Salish Seas to the Fraser Canyon!
Coast Salish territory to Nlaka’pamux and St’at’imc territory (Lytton and Lillooet)
A celebration of the spirit of wild salmon.
Swim with us!
Save the Dates: July 5 – 9th, 2019
For more detailed travel times and locations visit our facebook page.
Dawn Morrison, firstname.lastname@example.org,
Wilson Mendes, email@example.com
Detailed Travel Itinerary – Working DRAFT only. Stay tuned for more information coming soon!
Friday, July 5th (‘Q’emcin – 2 Rivers Remix Festival )
1:00 pm – Depart from Vancouver – Safeway Commercial and Broadway
4:00 pm – Arrive – at Lytton (book your own camping and accommodation)
Some camping still available at Kumsheen Rafting Resort.
Set up camp and rest up. All meals and accommodation on your own.
Saturday, July 6 (times to be announced on-site at the festival)
Wild Salmon Caravan Costume Making and Let’s Talk about Wild Salmon Workshop
Sunday, July 7 (times and locations to be announced)
7:00 am – pack up camp, prepare for departure to Lillooet
8:00 am – Salmon ceremony with Nlaka’pamux Elders at ‘Q’emcin (where the 2 rivers meet)
11:00 am – Honouring Wild salmon procession – downtown Lytton (location TBD)
1:00 pm – Lunch on your own
2:00 pm – Depart from downtown Lytton for Lillooet
3:00 pm – Arrive at in Lillooet Museum for Honouring wild salmon procession
3:30 pm – Welcoming into St’at’imc territory, passing of Eagle staff.
Speakers – Traditional knowledge holders, Leaders
Drumming and singing
4;30 pm – Honouring wild salmon procession from Lillooet Museum (route TBD)
5:30 pm – dinner on your own in Lillooet
7:00 pm – depart for Ulluisc/Voice for the Voiceless Camp (dirt road, need a reliable vehicle and fill up the gas tank). Bring your own camping supplies and food if you have special dietary requirements.
8:00 pm – arrive and set up camp.
Monday, July 8
– overnight camping at Ulluisc
Itinerary to be announced.
Tuesday, July 9th
10:00 am – depart from Ulluisc to your destination.