Tag Archives: West Bay

Kayaking – Victoria Harbour

A group of paddlers heading toward West Bay from Work Point A float plane taking off beyond Berens Island Camel Point heliport and the Ogden Point Cruise Ship Terminal in James Bay

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The old and the new – Work Point

A bit of Work Point at night. Standing in front of the building #1020, the administration building # 1020, built in 1918, and across the old parade square from building #1372, the new accommodations complex, the Admiral Sir Charles E. … Continue reading

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Work Point – C Battery

There is an amazing and ever changing view of Ogden Point and Camel Point across from Work Point, a former home of the Canadian Army, and now part of CFB Esquimalt. In 1888 the Dominion Government formed C Battery, Canadian … Continue reading

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Work Point deer

I was not alone during an early morning walk at behind the old Headquarters building at Work Point – bucks, does and fawns having their breakfast in the rain.

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Victoria – West Bay

Although I had lived in the Victoria area for the better part of 25 years, West Bay was an area that I never took the time to explore until I was posted to NOTC at Work Point. Even then it … Continue reading

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