News

Into the wild

Alexis Creek photographer Dan Hicks captures a glimpse of a wild horse in the Chilcotin. The chestnut guard horse of the feral Lee’s Hill herd looks toward its white companion as that horse stares warily at a motorist who has stopped on the highway.  They were protecting their small herd’s five other horses, and especially the herd’s colt; all of whom had retreated to the forest edge and resumed their grazing. The horses ignored passing highway traffic.   - Dan Hicks photo
Alexis Creek photographer Dan Hicks captures a glimpse of a wild horse in the Chilcotin. The chestnut guard horse of the feral Lee’s Hill herd looks toward its white companion as that horse stares warily at a motorist who has stopped on the highway. They were protecting their small herd’s five other horses, and especially the herd’s colt; all of whom had retreated to the forest edge and resumed their grazing. The horses ignored passing highway traffic.
— image credit: Dan Hicks photo
We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Keeping warm at the Idle No More rally in Williams Lake
 
Date set for murder trial of Terrace girl in Kamloops
 
Mind the gap
West Kootenay/Boundary candidate numbers up slightly over 2011
 
Waneta Compensation Program distributes cash to five projects
 
Bombi break-in nets valuables from vehicle
City supports new liquor licence for Red Tree Lodge
 
Hansen celebration arrives in Nelson
 
Ten Decades Young

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 17 edition online now. Browse the archives.