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Whiskey Jack

Whiskey Jacks, (Perisoreus canadensis), also known as the Gray Jay, Canada Jay, are rather bold little birds that have become habituated to humans offering them food, and they will land on your hand even if it is empty. Feeding Whiskey … Continue reading

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Mt Washington – Strathcona views

Looking toward Strathcona Provincial Park from the base of ski operations at Mt Washington. A bit of snow helps to identify the areas that have been logged, and those that have yet to be logged.

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Mt Washington – snow comes early

Snow is coming early on Mt Washington – much needed snow that might be an indication of a great ski and tubing season.

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Mt Washington

A beautiful fall day at Mt Washington – I was basking in the sun while enjoying the view of the snow covered mountains in Strathcona Provincial Park

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Buttle Lake – Ralph River

Buttle Lake with view of Mount Phillips – Ralph River, Strathcona Provincial Park

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Strathcona – Ralph River

Ralph River – Strathcona Provincial Park

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Buttle Lake

Buttle Lake with view of Mount Phillips – Ralph River, Strathcona Provincial Park

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RCAF

An RCAF CH-149 Cormorant helicopter from 442 Squadron preparing for a Search and rescue (SAR) mission

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The road less travelled – Jim Mitchell Lake

The road to Jim Mitchell Lake Bedwell Lake in Strathcona Provincial Park is a very popular 12 km day hike – it was so popular during the last week of August that we decided to venture past the Bedwell trailhead … Continue reading

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Nystar Mine – core samples

You may have noticed the rows of sheds if you’ve driven  through Stratchona Provincial Park on your way to the Myra Falls trailhead. They contain carefully labeled boxes full of rock core samples from with the mines in the Nystar … Continue reading

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