Category Archives: A coastal moment

A moment in time – the pilot boat

A pilot boat arriving at Ogden Point

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A boat house

A boat house, not a house boat – Ducking Island, Tofino

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Deep Bay – a coastal moment

The government dock in Deep Bay

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Goose Spit – an ocean view

Goose Spit – looking toward Denman Island

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The rain shadow?

It was raining on Mt Washington and Forbidden Plateau, but not at Goose Spit in Comox – this is a condition that is similar to but not the same as a rain shadow. A rain shadow is a dry area … Continue reading

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Royston – clams

Harvesting clams in Royston – south of Courtenay

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Royston

A bit of time well spent, enjoying a spring low tide on the beach at Royston. There’s a lot of history in this area, mostly involving coal, logging and fisheries – while some of what we have done in the … Continue reading

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Royston – little crabs

Low tide at the beach in Royston – you can relax, dig for clams, mess about with a camera or two or go looking for some little crabs. Sometimes we visit the crabs in the water, and sometimes when they … Continue reading

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Royston – walking in the water

A warm spring evening and I’m enjoying the beach at Royston at low tide – with a camera of course, and wearing my crocs so it’s time for a bit of messing about in the water.

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A coastal moment – Georgia Strait

A fishing boat heading into Nanaimo

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