Tag Archives: Northern Gulf Islands

Nanaimo from above

Looking down on Nanaimo from my lofty vantage point Previously I had been across the harbour and up the hill above Vancouver Island University, looking down on Nanaimo from a lofty vantage point, shooting the view on a snowy day. … Continue reading

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Alert Bay Totem

Totem poles at the ‘Namgis Original Burial Grounds – Alert Bay on Cormorant Island

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Alert Bay Totem

A totem pole at the ‘Namgis Original Burial Grounds – Alert Bay on Cormorant Island

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Pulteney Point

Pulteney Point on Malcolm Island – Queen Charlotte Strait

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Pulteney Point Lighthouse

Pulteney Point, a barren sand spit on the southwest corner of Malcolm Island, marks the separation of Broughton and Queen Charlotte Straits. Built in 1943, the current Pulteney Point Lighthouse replaced a combination lighthouse-dwelling that was established in 1905. The … Continue reading

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Malcolm Island – just an outhouse

An outhouse at Pulteney Point on Malcolm Island

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Mansons Landing Provincial Park

Low tide at Masons Lagoon – Mansons Landing  Provincial Park

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A boat with no name

Mansons Landing – Cortes Island

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Mansons Landing

The government dock at Mansons Landing

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Mansons Landing Provincial Park

Low tide at Mansons Landing Provincial Park

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