Category Archives: Gulf Islands

Amis Ace

Amis Ace in the Nanaimo Anchorage If you know Nanaimo you will be able to figure out where I was when I shot this image of the bulk carrier Amis Ace, and you might know why she is anchored and … Continue reading

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Across Baynes Sound – Denman Island

Looking across Baynes Sound toward Denman Island Related Posts:A bit of DenmanMV QuinitsaOyster BoatsBC Ferries – Buckley Bay

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M/V Tachek

M/V Tachek at the BC Ferries terminal at Whaletown on Cortes Island We purposely arrived a few hours before the Tachek was due to arrive so we could set up a camp stove and have a cup of soup and … Continue reading

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Mud Bay

Mud Bay is one of those places that most people don’t pay attention to as they head past at 90 kmh – it’s worth thinking about though as it is one of the places on Vancouver Island that is a … Continue reading

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Ruckle Point sheep

Sheep at Ruckle farm on Salt Spring Island Related Posts:Salt Spring – sheepA. SheepSalt SpringSalt Spring – Ruckle Provincial Park

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BC Ferries – Quadra Queen II

A bit of puddle art aboard the Quadra Queen II Related Posts:Powell River Queen – not your normal viewPowell River QueenQuadra Queen IIPowell River Queen

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BC Ferries – Gulf Island departure

A Gulf Island departure from Swartz Bay Related Posts:BC Ferries – Departure BayDeparture BayQueen of Oak Bay – a foggy dayBC Ferries – Coastal Renaissance

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Heriot Bay – fish boats

Left to right: Amanda, Miss Terri, and Challenger in Heriot Bay Related Posts:Heriot Bay – MV TachekBaynes Sound oyster boatsBaynes Sound oyster boatsBC Ferries – Heriot Bay

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Heriot Bay – Pile driving barge

Sawchuck Pile driving barge in Heriot Bay – Quadra Island Related Posts:Heriot Bay – MV TachekBC Ferries – Heriot BayBarge on the blocks at the bayHeriot Bay – coastal birds

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Lasqueti Dawn ex Mickey Finn

Lasqueti Dawn in Quathiaski Cove Built: 1987, Lawrence James Salmi, Maple Ridge Gross Tonnage (t): 14.27 Net Tonnage (t): 6.69 Material: Fiberglass Vessel Length (m): 9.45 Vessel Breadth (m): 3.81 Vessel Depth (m): 1.34 Engine : 1 x Diesel, 250 … Continue reading

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