Tag Archives: Comox Valley

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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A nice blue tractor

A nice blue tractor heading down Dyke Road – Courtenay

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Comox Bay Farm

Liquid manure being spread on the fields at the Comox Bay Farm

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Point Holmes – just a bird on the beach

A bird looking for something to eat on the beach at Point Holmes

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A moment in time at Point Holmes

A low tide combined with clouds and snow on the mountains – beautiful

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Comox Lake – we have killed it

The water level on Comox Lake was quite low so I decided to explore a bit of the area to the southeast of the Comox Lake Logging bridge over the channel leading to the BC Hydro dam forebay area. It’s … Continue reading

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Hippo Oil

A Hippo Oil can that I found while poking about in the old Bevan townsite Hippo Oil was a Canadian product used to protect and preserve floors and wood. As far as I know it was a cousin of linseed … Continue reading

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Forest fire smoke – Mt Washington

The Strathcona Parkway and Comox Valley obscured by forest fire smoke

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Courtenay River Estuary

Looking across the Courtenay River Estuary toward Courtenay and Cumberland

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Comox Estuary reflections

Reflections of clouds over the Comox Estuary, looking toward Courtenay and Cumberland from Comox Road (Dike Road)

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