Category Archives: HMCS Quadra

PCT 60 – Raven

Patrol Craft Training (PCT) 56, Raven preparing to return to HMCS Quadra after a day sail in Baynes Sound.

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HMCS Quadra – at the end of the pier

The 19 Wing Marine Section crash boats at the end of the pier at HMCS Quadra

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The boat that no longer floats

Three boats that no longer float, after sinking or being tossed ashore at Goose Spit, near HMCS Quadra. While this section of the Comox Harbour is relatively sheltered, the bottom is mostly mud and not a great place to anchor … Continue reading

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Comox Harbour – the other side

A summer day with lots of activity on the waters of the Comox Harbour

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HMCS Quadra – rigging for sail

Cadets at HMCS Quadra Cadet Summer Training Center (CSTC) rigging their boats

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HMCS Quadra – across the estuary

HMCS Quadra viewed from Filberg Lodge and Park, across the Comox Estuary

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The tide line – Goose Spit

Although HMCS Quadra is military land and normally off limits, you can actually walk pretty much all around it at low tide…

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Filberg in the fall

The grounds of Filberg Lodge on a beautiful fall day   Looking toward Goose Spit from the shoreline at Filberg

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Not your normal view – HMCS Quadra

Usually we view HMCS Quadra from the ground or the water…

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Not your normal view – Comox Glacier

Q3, a motor work boat from HMCS Quadra and the Comox Glacier in the distance

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