Pacific Marine Circle Route – VI April 2018

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Continuing on from my last post on the extended weekend trip to Vancouver Island, on Saturday a friend and I drove the Pacific Marine Circle Route. This all weather paved route heads north from Victoria, through the Cowichan Valley, and then southwest to Port Renfrew and finally south and east back to Victoria along the rugged Juan de Fuca Provincial …

Goldstream Park – VI April 2018

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Last weekend I took an extended weekend trip to southern Vancouver Island. I was really looking forward to visiting this beautiful area of Vancouver Island. There is such a diverse set of photographic opportunities there from rainforests, rocky coasts, and majestic rivers. I’ll post another article on the Juan de Fuca marine area, but for this article I wanted to …

Spring at Deer Lake Park

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This time of year is always anticipated, with vibrant green growth, early flowers, and a real sense that spring is upon us…and my apologies to those of you in Calgary who are facing a snowfall warning! I headed over to Deer Lake Park as it has lots of deciduous and shrubs that I expected would be in full on green …

Signs of Spring 2018

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And by signs of spring, I don’t mean the insistent rain of late. I’m referring to the berry bushes budding out the first vibrant green leaves, the cherry blossom trees blooming, and the rhododendron trees blooming. On both Saturday and Sunday afternoon the rain stopped for several hours in central Metro Vancouver. With the mountain regions under heavy clouds and …