2019 February – Squamish, Saltspring and Vancouver

I realized that I hadn’t posted anything for a while so this post includes a few snapshots taken over the last few weeks from Saltspring, Vancouver (Harbourside) and Squamish. After a mainly mild/wet December and January, winter arrived on the west coast, first with a cold, sunny high pressure system, followed by snow and winds that impacted Saltspring more than… Read the rest “2019 February – Squamish, Saltspring and Vancouver”

2017 January – The Milk Run

One of my favourite “commutes” is the ferry ride from Long Harbour (Saltspring Island) to Tsawwassen (the mainland) via Pender, Mayne and Galiano Islands. We’ve been doing it for over 25 years, usually catching the first ferry out of Long Harbour 6:20 am when it still dark in the winter, arriving in Vancouver about 3 hours later. The old Queen of… Read the rest “2017 January – The Milk Run”

2016 Vancouver Harbour Cruise

Earlier this week a group of partners from work were able to take advantage of an auction prize that we’d won as part of  our annual Movember fund raising campaign for prostate cancer and other men’s health issues. The prize involved a cruise with Tom, Mark and Erin on Tom’s spectacular catamaran that is moored at the Royal Vancouver Yacht… Read the rest “2016 Vancouver Harbour Cruise”