Sometimes when I'm bored I'll browse places I might like to visit on Google Maps and/or Google Street View. During one such session, I came across this user-submitted panorama in the mountains of British Columbia, close to Graham-Laurier Provincial Park.


I see a small helicopter (that presumably transported the photographer to the spot), several wooden platforms perched on the mountainsides, what might be a cargo container, and no people.

What's going on here?

Is this the early stage of building remote cabins? A research facility? Mining or other industry?

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    I'm voting to close this question as off-topic because it's not about travel as defined in the help center – user90371 Jul 23 '19 at 2:14
  • I'd bet it's some sort of seismic monitoring installation. – ceejayoz Jul 23 '19 at 2:28

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