Category Archives: Campbell River

Island signs – closed

Apparently the beach is closed near Campbell River… Related Posts:No CoalIsland SignsIsland SignsIsland Signs

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Hecate Straits ex North Arm Furious

Hecate Straits in Campbell River Related Posts:Hecate Strait ex North Arm FuriousNimpkish River bridgeElk Falls millOrca – Campbell River

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Quinsam River hatchery

Upstream salmon gate at the Quinsam River hatchery Related Posts:Quinsam River HatcheryQuinsam River salmonSalmon buffet – Quinsam HatcheryThe fish floor

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John Hart dam

John Hart dam Related Posts:John Hart surge towersJohn Hart penstockJohn Hart PenstockJohn Hart Generating Station

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John Hart penstock

The three wood stave penstocks running from John Hart Lake to the generating station Related Posts:John Hart penstock pipelinesJohn Hart PenstockJohn Hart Generating StationJohn Hart surge towers

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John Hart surge towers

The three surge towers at BC Hydro’s John Hart Generating Station The 90-metre tall white surge towers are in place to prevent the penstocks from bursting during periods of low production when the flow gates are closed. They will be … Continue reading

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Transformations on the Shore

  2016 Transformations on the Shore chainsaw carving competition in Campbell River Related Posts:Transformations on the ShoreTransformation on the ShoreMr CrabbyLogger Sports – Campbell River Salmon Festival

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Transformations on the Shore

2016 Transformations on the Shore chainsaw carving competition in Campbell River Related Posts:Transformations on the ShoreTransformation on the ShoreMr CrabbyLogger Sports – Campbell River Salmon Festival

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C-GVIX and C-GVRM

C-GVIX, a Vancouver Island Air 1956 Dehavilland DHC-3, and C-GVRM, a West Coast Helicopters Maintenance and Contracting Ltd 1980 Bell 206B in Campbell River. Related Posts:C-GVIX and C-GVRMC-FOPEC-GTLTGCWU

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John Hart penstock pipelines

In 1946, a portion of Elk Falls Provincial Park was transferred to the BC Power Commission for construction of the John Hart hydroelectric project near Campbell River. The project included the construction of three 12’ diameter wood stave pipelines to … Continue reading

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