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Downstream, northward, is the bridge carrying a remnant of the old highway on up a kilometre or so to Island Lake Campground.

With no facilities or potable water, it is lucky to collect the .00 or so that the absentee operator expects campers to deposit in the “honour box.” Still, the vibrations of a midnight freight rumbling along not 50 metres from some of the tent sites has an allure for select campers.

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Beyond Gargantua Cave, one of the largest spelunking attractions in Canada, the trail eventually crosses the Tent Pass to get into the Coal Creek’s valley above Fernie, only some twenty miles as-the-crow-flies south-west from here.

The scenery is awesome in the truest sense of the word.

Beyond the new bridge a left-looking traveller sees the planar sculpting that Industry is wrought upon Crowsnest Ridge at Hazell (Hazel).

Not 200 yards north, Hazell has been a scene of activity since, the story goes, the 1880s when two Italian plasterers from Toronto discovered that the site’s limestone was ideal for making the main ingredient of that mixture which was so near and dear to their hearts. “ Peter” Hazell, who created Summit Lime Works.

posted 2002/02/02 revised 2010/10/18 Into Alberta Running Rails into the Pass Crowsnest Lake Train Hold-up at Sentinel King Coal The Municipality Into Coleman International Coal and Coke and Early Coleman MLaren Lumber Company Blairmore—20th Avenue The Village of Blairmore Blairmore’s mine The Big Strike and “ Reds” Blairmore’s secondary industries The Town of Blairmore Blairmore tonight Frank The little empire of Henry Luplin Frank Then the Turtle walked The Smelter Side trip to Lille Leaving Frank Early Bellevue and the West Canadian Collieries mine Maple Leaf Coal Company Bellevue and the end of Mining Shoot out at Joe’s Detour through Hillcrest Passburg, Police Flats and the Leitch Collieries Into Alberta Possibly coffee’d at the Inn on the Border between Alberta and British Columbia at Crowsnest, travellers eastbound turn right out of that establishment’s access road to retake the Crowsnest Highway, the No. “ Welcome to Sunny Alberta” reads the first sign. From the middle of the westbound lane’s rail of this narrowish 1964 span, the photographer’s eye is drawn off north-easterly down the Railway’s alignment as it commences to curl itself along the northern shores of Island and, beyond it, Crowsnest, Lake.

Allen, Barry Potyondi, Brian Dawson, Harold Freyer, Jackie Takacs, the Crowsnest Historical Society, and the East Kootenay Historical Society.Cattlemen on the Prairies, mountain resource owners and lumbermen rejoiced; finally, after years of badgering their elected representatives, they would get reliable, speedy access to Eastern markets. Having supervised the Track’s conversion to standard gauge, in December of 1896 CP agreed to purchase the line and its charter and began negotiations with the newly-elected federal Liberal government of Wilfrid Laurier for a subsidy to extend trackage from Lethbridge to Nelson, B. Willing to spend public money to spur resource development and secure Canada’s future, on June 29, 1897 the new government proclaimed Victoria 60-61 chapter 36 which, wrote P. Robertson in (Ghostrider Productions, Fernie, 1997), “...enacted the statute of Canada clause in the British North America Act which allows it to appropriate jurisdiction for itself over provincial railways” by declaring that a proposed railroad would be to the nation’s benefit.For a five-cent fare and a twenty-year franchise exempted from taxation, he and his backers proposed to provide 18 hours a day of 30-minute end-to-end service.Talk, however, is cheap, and no agreement could be reached before Labour’s “big strike” of 1911 scuttled the plans. He priced the project at a quarter-million dollars, with shops, offices and power generating facilities to be built in Blairmore, the area’s biggest town.It was not too interested in ferrying people; it wanted to haul freight, for that’s where the money was.

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