Saturday, September 11, 2021 @ 10 am - 11:30 am
Meet at Jumbo’s Cabin. 1951 Comox Lake Rd #1888, Cumberland, BC V0R 1S0
Join local historian and Cumberlander, Dawn Copeman for a guided walk of Cumberland’s historic Chinatown.
Loneliness. Danger. A quest for a better life. Jumbo’s cabin is all that is left standing from Cumberland’s once-bustling Chinatown, but the wetlands hold tales of murder, intrigue and triumph. Learn the fascinating history of the Chinese people who came to work in the Dunsmuir coal mines and left a lasting legacy.
Allow for 1.5 hours, tickets range in price from $14 – $5 with all ages welcome.
Saturday, September 11th 10:00am to 11:30am meet at Jumbo’s Cabin