Programs

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.

@wildsalmoncaravan

OR CONTACT;

Dawn Morrison, dmo6842@gmail.com,

Wilson Mendes, wilsonpmendes@gmail.com

Detailed Travel Itinerary – Working DRAFT only. Stay tuned for more information coming soon!

Friday, July 5th (‘Q’emcin – 2 Rivers Remix Festival )

https://2riversremix.ca

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.

https://kumsheen.com

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.

Travel safely!