Finn Slough

Sam at Finn Slough - 1000 Dyke Road - photo by Robert Lane

My father was a Finnish Saami. After immigrating to Canada he became a commercial fisherman, gillnet fishing on the west coast of Vancouver. In the early 1960’s my dad purchased a small fishing shack from another long time resident of Finn Slough – Mr. Hämäläinen. In the summer months he would travel in his gillnetter… Continue reading Finn Slough