And then there’s riding on a stagecoach research.
Come on! SO fun.
In the summer of 2014 I spent a day at Hat Creek Ranch, which is near Cache Creek in central British Columbia. I’m writing a series of mystery novels set in 1890, so becoming familiar with life in that time is important to me. The shot above was taken from the driver’s seat of a stagecoach. I took dozens of photos that day and absorbed as much information as I could about life in BC’s interior in the late 19th century.
On my list for my next research trips are:
- Roedde House Museum in Vancouver’s West End; and