did you ever get a chance to climb Mt. Fisher? I think my grandpa climbed it back in the day. He spent almost all his adult life in Cranbrook working the bush and later at the mill (pre-value added mill days) where he ended up a sawyer before retiring - with all his fingers!
signed - a grandson of Jack Shuflita (in case your family knows him; other side of the family in town there is Karr)