Feetie Lushe / Thunder River Quarry: 67.500000, -130.900000
Feetie Lushe / Thunder River Quarry
Feetie Lushe has been an important lithic quarry used for centuries by the Sahtu, Gwich'in, and Inuvialuit. Both the Sahtu name, Feetie Lushe, and the Gwich'in name, Vitr'iishik, for the quarry speak to the high quality of stone for tool making. Raw materials from this site was traded over vast distances in the western subarctic.