HERE is where you will find an article on the roadside gardens.
Another frequent sight, were great piles and stacks of wood along the highway. Locals get a license and cut the wood during the winter and stack it or make a tee-pee out of longer logs to dry and retrieve it as necessary during the summer for the following winter. You will also often see a snowmobile and other equipment. Everyone respects the other's log pile. Theft is rarely an issue.
HERE, why it is called the "Dark Tickle."