Category Archives: mountains

Fog and smoke – an inversion layer

A thermal inversion layer trapping smoke and fog over the Comox Valley Related Posts:A cold morning in CourtenayNanaimo – smoke over GabriolaMayne Island – a smoke filled dayMayne Island – a smoked filled Active Pass

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A foggy day – Baynes Sound

A foggy fall day, looking east across Baynes Sound toward Denman Island Related Posts:Across Baynes Sound – Denman IslandA bit of DenmanMV Quinitsa – Buckly BayBC Ferries – Buckley Bay

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Strathcona – a fall day

A snowy fall day in Strathcona as viewed from Raven Lodge Related Posts:Strathcona – Raven LodgeStrathcona ParkwayStrathcona – Out of boundsStrathcona – A coating of snow

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Whiskey Jack

My ski bin made a handy perch for a cheeky Whiskey Jack at Mount Washington Related Posts:Mount Washington – Whiskey JackWhiskey JackStrathcona – Whiskey JacksMount Washington – Whiskey Jacks

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Whiskey Jack

Whiskey Jacks, (Perisoreus canadensis), also known as the Gray Jay, Canada Jay, are rather bold little birds that have become habituated to humans offering them food, and they will land on your hand even if it is empty. Feeding Whiskey … Continue reading

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Mt Washington – Strathcona views

Looking toward Strathcona Provincial Park from the base of ski operations at Mt Washington. A bit of snow helps to identify the areas that have been logged, and those that have yet to be logged. Related Posts:Strathcona ParkwayStrathcona ParkwayMt WashingtonStrathcona … Continue reading

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Mt Washington – snow comes early

Snow is coming early on Mt Washington – much needed snow that might be an indication of a great ski and tubing season. Related Posts:Before the snow – Mt WashingtonMt Washington – FebruaryStrathcona – a lack of snowStrathcona Parkway

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Mt Washington

A beautiful fall day at Mt Washington – I was basking in the sun while enjoying the view of the snow covered mountains in Strathcona Provincial Park Related Posts:Strathcona ParkwayStrathcona – a lack of snowStrathcona – A coating of snowStrathcona … Continue reading

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Buttle Lake – Ralph River

Buttle Lake with view of Mount Phillips – Ralph River, Strathcona Provincial Park Related Posts:Buttle LakeStrathcona – Ralph RiverRalph River – a starry nightStrathcona Provincial Park – Buttle Lake

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Strathcona – Ralph River

Ralph River – Strathcona Provincial Park Related Posts:Ralph River – a starry nightButtle Lake – Ralph RiverButtle LakeStrathcona Parkway

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