After 8 days and 350km of paddling, Norm Hann has completed a standup paddleboard expedition along the east coast of Haida Gwaii, on British Columbia, Canada’s west coast.
With the notoriously volatile open waters of Hecate Strait to the [...]
We are currently hanging out on the boat in Queen Charlotte City. We arrived last night after a 26 hours of sailing/motoring from Masset southward. The passage around Rose Spit was quite adventurous and Anthony and I, who were both sleeping at the time, bolted out of bed and scrambled [...]
During the week of the Bella Bella Joint Review Panel (JRP) I unknowingly walked in on a hyperbolic demonstration of Heiltsuk culture and pride. I was initially there to spend time with the students of the Bella Bella Community School who are building their very own hand made cedar stand up paddleboards to film and [...]
“STAND” the new film from b4apres Media in association with Dendrite Studios will take you into the heart of the largest temperate rainforest on the planet—the Great Bear in British Columbia, Canada. Hung on the skeleton of a good ol’ fashioned adventure undertaken by a group of surfers, the potential effects of introducing super [...]
The Joint Panel Reviews began in Kitimat yesterday with the people of the communities affected turning out to express their views. The battle is heating up, with the government becoming vocal about opposition to the proposed pipeline and tanker route.
As Anthony as been eluding, b4apres is undertaking a new project and I am very stoked to be a part of it. The details of this will be released in the near future, but to get things going I have a number of photos from my first visit to the town of Hartley Bay, BC. [...]
The Great Bear Rainforest’s iconic spirit bears where featured in August’s National Geographic. Not only did the region garner a cover photo, but two feature articles, one on the bears and the second on the controversial Enbridge pipeline and the proposed tanker route through the GBR. You can rest assured that it is big issue [...]