Camp out

Warm weather brings tourists to the North Thompson Valley and Wells Gray Park

(L-r) Edmonton resident Walter Sharek accepts a box of firewood from Alison Wesnoski and Jeanette Noble last Tuesday.

(L-r) Edmonton resident Walter Sharek accepts a box of firewood from Alison Wesnoski and Jeanette Noble last Tuesday.

(L-r) Edmonton resident Walter Sharek accepts a box of firewood from Alison Wesnoski and Jeanette Noble of Blackwell Park Operations for his campsite in North Thompson Provincial Park on Tuesday. Sharek and his wife have been visiting Clearwater and area since the 1980s. He enjoys the fishing. With the return of warmer weather, local tourist facilities have been filling up.