Category Archives: Vancouver Island

Stotan Falls

A time reversal slow motion clip of Stotan Falls, Vancouver Island Related Posts:A hot day at Stotan FallsStotan FallsStotan Falls – low waterStotan Falls

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Ladysmith log sort

A quick look at the Timber West Ladysmith Dryland Sort Related Posts:LadysmithSnuneymuxw First Nation log sortLadysmithLadysmith

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The first storm

I stopped at Point Holmes to sea what nature brought when the first storm of the season arrived on Vancouver Island. A spectacular day for wind surfers and photography… Related Posts:A stormy day at Point HolmesSea foamPoint Holmes – a … Continue reading

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Inlet Challenger

Inlet Challenger in Gold River In 1960 she was No. 112, owned by Western Tug & Barge Ltd., Nanaimo BC, and then In 1961 she was owned by Northern Salvage & Towing Co. Ltd., Kitimat BC. In 1962-1967 she was … Continue reading

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Strathcona Parkway

Strathcona Parkway as viewed from Mt Washington Related Posts:Strathcona ParkwayWinter reflections – Strathcona ParkwayMount Washington – Strathcona ParkwayComox Valley and beyond

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Strathcona – A coating of snow

Paradise Meadow trailhead at Strathcona Provincial Park Related Posts:Snow in StrathconaStrathcona Provincial Park – Paradise MeadowsStrathcona FlowersStrathcona

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Union Bay

Union Bay was first established by the Union Coal Co. as “Union Wharf” in 1887 as a port for the thriving coal mines at Union to the north (now Cumberland).  A wharf nearly 200 m long and 18.5 m high … Continue reading

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Mt Cain – summer

Mt Cain is one of the gems hidden away at the north end of Vancouver Island – many Island residents have never heard of it, which is a shame, as it’s one of four ski areas on Vancouver Island. Well, … Continue reading

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Highway 19 – North Island

Besides being the longest highway on Vancouver Island, Highway 19 passes through some beautiful areas, my favorite being north of Campbell River, between Sayward and Woss, and along Nimpkish Lake. Related Posts:Mt Cain – summerBC Ferries Bear CoveSayward – logging … Continue reading

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Woss –

A Kobelco excavator at the Western Forest Products Englewood Forest Operation in Woss Related Posts:Woss – a logging truckEnglewood RailwayWestern Forest Products engine 113Chemainus – more than murals

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