Michael keeps his cool until he sees piles of Petroleum Coke on the banks of the Athabasca.
We join Chief Adam of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation (ACFN) tribe for dinner.
He boasted the shock of his power would be felt from Montreal to Athabasca.
This camp is in the direct natural path from that part o' the Athabasca.
But the years went, and there came a man to Fort Pentecost who knew not Athabasca.
The arrival of the Athabasca traders was the signal for tremendous activity.
This was the first night since our departure from Athabasca, when it was sufficiently dark to render the stars visible.
"More fools they to go into the Athabasca," declared the mountaineer.
That is the break that leads into the country of the Athabasca.
You don't say they're sending another lot of men to the Athabasca!