Category Archives: winter

Snow across the Strait

Looking across Georgia Strait from Nanaimo to the mountains of the BC mainland on a snowy day

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The mouth of the Avon River

The mouth of the Avon River as it flows into the Minas Basin, viewed from a bluff at Avonport Station. Blue Beach is to the right on the shore of the Avon, the Kempt Shore across the Minas Basin in … Continue reading

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Winter cliffs – Bay of Fundy

A happy winter moment along the Nova Scotia shore of the Bay of Fundy

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Annapolis Royal

Looking across the Annapolis River toward Granville Ferry

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Life is like a road trip

Life is like a road trip. If we spend all our time looking behind then we miss where we are. If we spend all of our time looking where we are, we miss making a choice about where we are … Continue reading

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Dripping water, frozen water

The sounds of nature can give us some pretty important clues, especially when the sounds come from the cliffs above the Bay of Fundy. Dripping and flowing water, a nice sound, and rather interesting to watch – but also a … Continue reading

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Bay of Fundy – frozen in time

This man made frozen waterfall was on of the first things that I saw when I went down to one of my favorite beaches on the Bay of Fundy for a poke about on a beautiful winter day. It’s just … Continue reading

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Nova Scotia – Bay of Fundy

The winter colours along the Bay of Fundy were intense as the sun started to set

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Douglas Dakota Mk IV, C-47B-30-DK Skytrain

Snow and clouds framing the Douglas Dakota Mk IV, C-47B-30-DK Skytrain at the Greenwood Military Aviation Museum.

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NRC 9 m wind tunnel

A trip to Ottawa would not be complete without visiting the National Research Council 9 m wind tunnel research facility.

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