Tag Archives: Georgia Strait

Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park

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

Posted in beach, British Columbia, ocean, Provincial Park, Vancouver Island | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Seagulls

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

Posted in birds, British Columbia, nature, ocean, Vancouver Island | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fanny Bay oyster boat

One of the many oyster boats that work in Fanny Bay

Posted in Baynes Sound, Fanny Bay, fisheries, fishing boats, Highway 19A - British Columbia, Vancouver Island, nature, ocean, summer | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Omicron Trader

The bulk carrier Omicron Trader anchored in Ladysmith Harbour

Posted in Georgia Strait, Ladysmith, ocean, ships | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

PCT 60 – Raven

Patrol Craft Training (PCT) 56, Raven preparing to return to HMCS Quadra after a day sail in Baynes Sound.

Posted in Baynes Sound, Comox, HMCS Quadra, Navy, ocean, RCN, ships, Vancouver Island | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

HMCS Oriole

HMCS Oriole in Baynes Sound, shortly before her long trip to her new home port in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Posted in Baynes Sound, Georgia Strait, Navy, ocean, RCN, sailing, ships | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ototachibana

Ototachibana loading coal at Roberts Bank This is not a great shot of the bulk carrier Ototachibana – it does, however, illustrate the mixing of silt-laden fresh water flowing from the Frazer River with the saline tidal waters of Georgia … Continue reading

Posted in Georgia Strait, ocean, ships, Vancouver | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A. Starfish

A. Starfish, esq, at Air Force Beach, Lazo

Posted in beach, Comox, Georgia Strait, Lazo, marine life, nature, ocean | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Nile Creek

Low tide exposing old pilings at Nile Creek

Posted in beach, clouds, Georgia Strait, Highway 19A - British Columbia, Vancouver Island, ocean, Vancouver Island | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Western Voyager

Western Voyager at anchor off Nile Creek

Posted in beach, British Columbia, clouds, fishing boats, Georgia Strait, Highway 19A - British Columbia, Vancouver Island, ocean, ships | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment