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Skookumchuck Narrows

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Fjord
Location type: Fjord
Number of texts: 1
5 stars
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Skookumchuck Narrows is located in Skookumchuck Narrows Provincial Park, British Columbia, Canada.
The water has rapids and whirlpools caused by the tides in a narrow passage of the fjord (Sechelt Inlet). Breathtaking when the tidal range is the large.
Skookumchuck is a word in Chinook Jargon (also known as chinuk wawa) and consists of skookum = strong, powerful, fierce and chuck = water, rapids, whitewater.

Linked characteristics: Spectacular
Linked themes: Nature, Geography, Nature parks
Linked groups: Roadtrip Canada

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