Christina Lake is a small resort town in British Columbia. It’s an ideal place for a family vacation, and it doesn’t get overcrowded even in the summer months. The warm waters of the lake are perfect for swimming and water sports, and the surrounding Monashee Mountains offer a wealth of opportunities for outdoor recreation. If you have ever been to Christina Lake, you know just how wonderful of a place it is. But was it always the leisure paradise we have come to know today? What changed at Christina Lake between the 19th century and the early 2000s? Who exactly was Christina?