Tag Archives: British Columbia

Departures – air ambulance

Waiting in Vancouver for a Helijet air ambulance to depart

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Vancouver from the air – Petrosul sulphur terminal

The Petrosul sulphur terminal in North Vancouver

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Nanaimo from the air

Descending into Helijet’s operation base at the Nanaimo Cruise Ship Terminal

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Alberni Pacific 8427

Alberni Pacific 8427, a 1954 1600 HP Alco RS-3 120 ton  locomotive

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Puntledge River diversion dam

Upstream from the diversion dam The control gates for water entering the penstock for the generating station The diversion dam diverts some of the water from the Puntledge River and feeds it into the penstock pipeline that flows downhill to … Continue reading

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Comox Valley logging road

Walking along a logging road between Cumberland and Bevan – lots of clouds, no wind, and I did not get eaten by a cougar. And a nice view of Forbidden Plateau and the Comox Glacier…   Comox Lake

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Harken No. 10

The tugboat Harken No. 10 in Chemainus

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Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park

Rathtrevor Beach – a memory of the way it never was when I was young

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Seagulls

A flock of seagulls – chaos, noise, a graceful ballet…

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Time lapse – Johnston Street Bridge

Time-lapse videos of traffic over the Johnston Street – Victoria

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