Tag Archives: river

Cinnamon Recreation Site

Cinnamon Recreation Site, on Cayoosh Creek off Highway 99 We had not planned to stop at the Cinnamon Recreation Site, as honestly, we did not know that it existed as the guide to BC Parks that we had with us … Continue reading

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Lines – Nanaimo River bridges

The Highway 1 bridges over the Nanaimo River

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Field sawmill wharf

Field sawmill wharf – Courtenay River In September 2017, Project Watershed and the K’ómoks First Nation reached an agreement with Interfor to purchase and restore the former Field sawmill site on the Courtenay River near the 17th street bridge. Kus-kus-sum … Continue reading

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Stotan Falls

A time reversal slow motion clip of Stotan Falls, Vancouver Island

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Ottawa River

Rideau Canal locks 1, 2, and 3 descending to the Ottawa River, and the Alexandra Bridge crossing into Gatineau, Quebec

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Fanny Bay Salmonid Enhancement Society

The Fanny Bay Salmonid Enhancement Society hatchery on Rosewell Creek is usually closed to the public, so I took advantage of an open house to visit the hatchery, and learn some more about our local rivers and salmon.

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Tsolum River – a bit of a mystery

The purpose of this structure is a bit of a mystery – it’s along the old Comox Logging Railway grade, and  opens onto the Tsolum River upstream of Farnham Road and the old mill site, I’m thinking it was the … Continue reading

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Seagulls

Seagulls trying to get the best territory on a concrete piling at the old Lafarge wharf.

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Black Creek – a bit of ice

Ice forming on the banks of Black Creek as it flows into Georgia Strait adjacent to Miracle Beach Provincial Park.

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Englishman River Estuary

A foggy gray day on the Englishman River, walking along the estuary trail toward Parksville and Georgia Strait. and some video…

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