Category Archives: BC Hydro

Comox Lake – 04 May 2018

Comox Lake – 134.16m ASL, 04 May 2018 Related Posts:Comox Lake – February 2018Comox Lake – 09 February 2018Comox Lake– beneath the waterComox Lake

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Comox Lake Dam control gates

This has to be one of my favorite scenes at the BC Hydro impoundment dam on Comox Lake – lots of water, but not too much, and a healthy discharge for the salmon downstream and for the Puntledge Generating Station. … Continue reading

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Comox Lake – February 2018

Comox Lake – looking toward Cumberland from the logging road bridge Related Posts:Comox Lake Logging Road bridgeComox Lake Logging Road bridgeComox LakeComox Lake – 09 February 2018

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Comox Lake – 09 February 2018

A beautiful winter day the BC Hydro Comox Lake impoundment dam Related Posts:Comox Lake Logging Road bridgeComox Lake– beneath the waterComox Lake – Over the damComox Lake – The other side of the dam

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Puntledge penstock pipeline – valve chamber

The valve chamber on the original Puntledge penstock pipeline This is an interesting piece of Comox Valley history – but it’s also one that is gone as BC Hydro removed the old crumbling pipeline for safety reasons. Related Posts:The way … Continue reading

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Puntledge penstock pipelines

The old and the current Puntledge penstock pipelines – a bit of Comox Valley history Related Posts:The old and the new – Puntledge penstock pipelinesThe way it was – Puntledge penstock pipelineBridges – Duncan Bay Main at Puntledge penstockPipeline graffiti

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Comox Lake– beneath the water

A look at what is usually beneath the waters of Comox Lake Comox Lake has a long history of logging, as a source of water for the Puntledge Generating Station, and as the source of domestic water for the Comox … Continue reading

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The way it was – Puntledge penstock pipeline

Puntledge penstock pipeline near Powerhouse Road – August 2012 Related Posts:Along the pipelineBridges – Duncan Bay Main at Puntledge penstockPipeline graffitiThe old and the new – Puntledge penstock pipelines

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Comox Lake Logging Road bridge

A fall scene at the Comox Lake Logging Road bridge Red, yellow and orange leaves – a spectacular fall day at Comox Lake. The Comox Lake Recreation Area provides access to multi-use trails along the Puntledge River, and some great … Continue reading

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Comox Lake water level 01 November 2017

  Comox Lake at 132.889m above sea level – 01 November 2017 Related Posts:Comox Lake – low waterComox Lake 131.996 m ASLComox Lake – The forgotten forestComox Lake – 3 months at the dam

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