Summary from the front page: "This site is about an elderly Native man known as Slumach who once lived where the Pitt River flows out of Pitt Lake. In 1891 he was hanged in New Westminster for the murder of a man known as Louis Bee. Today, legends of epic proportions involve Slumach in rich gold findings in the mountains around Pitt Lake and multiple killings. If you want to find out more about Slumach read on ...." A companion Weblog, In Search of Slumach, is linked to this site.
Slumach, A Web site for all who prefer facts over fiction was awarded the 2008 BC History Web Site Prize by the BC Historical Federation.