Kitselas Canyon

KITSELAS CANYON  () , about 2 km long, is a narrowing of the SKEENA R 150 km upstream from the mouth, just east of TERRACE. It is near the boundary between the coastal TSIMSHIAN and the GITKSAN First Nations and has been occupied for at least 5,000 years. The Kitselas people believe their ancestors migrated to the foot of the canyon from the ancient capital of Tam Lax Aamid (Dimlahamid) and established the village of Tsunyow. There were...

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