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BC Ferries Tri Island Ferry Service Northern Vancouver Island
The Tri-island ferry service by BC Ferries provides transportation of passengers and vehicles between the communities of Port McNeill on northern Vancouver Island, Sointula, and Alert Bay.
An iconic image of the Broughton Strait, the BC Ferries Quadra Queen II plies the waters between the coastal communities of Port McNeill on Northern Vancouver Island, Sointula on Malcolm Island, a ...
Following The Curve Of Time By Cathy Converse
Cruise the magnificent BC Coastline in the wake of a legendary female figure - M. Wylie Blanchet. Following the Curve of Time is a book written by Cathy Converse.
Muriel Wylie Blanchet‚ better known as "Capi"‚ was a
woman ahead of her time and writer of the Canadian classic The Curve of Time. This account of a young widow and her children who cruised t ...
Commerical Fishing Vancouver Island
The use of seiners for commercial salmon fishing off Vancouver Island is less a common practice than gillnetting.
One method of commercial salmon fishing is the use of Seiners, a large net laid out vertically from the back of the boat with buoys at the top and weights at the bottom. Essentially, the fish are ...
BC Logging Industry Vancouver Island
A common sight on the BC coastal waterways are the products of the mainstay industry on Vancouver Island - logging.
From the air, these logs look more like toothpicks, however they are the remains of large mature trees, felled for the extensive logging industry in BC, a prominent industry on Vancouver Island.
Cute Dogs Northern Vancouver Island
Dogs make great pals when exploring the wilderness setting of Northern Vancouver Island.
Mans best friend .. these cute dogs would go anywhere with their owner! Enduring a bumpy crawl up a steep logging road which features a host of deep drainage channels - these dogs where still exci ...
Logging Industry Vancouver Island British Columbia
Rafts and trucks are a common sight on the roads and waterways of Vancouver Island in British Columbia as the logging industry continues to leave its mark on the landscape.
In quick time, areas of forest on Vancouver Island are cleared - then from remote locations the logs are dropped into the sea to be rafted up and transported to a processing plant.
Logging has ...
Business On The Port McNeill Beach British Columbia
A scenic destination for corporate retreats or business meetings, Port McNeill offers an array of accommodations in Northern Vancouver Island.
Scenic vistas of the BC Coast mountains and waters of the Inside Passage make for a unique destination for business or pleasure in Port McNeill on Northern Vancouver Island.
For corporate retre ...
Cape Palmerston BC
Cape Palmerston close to Cape Scott on the West Coast of Northern Vancouver Island.
Cape Palmerston - A hidden treasure to be sure! Palmerston Reserve is a beautiful, remote pebbly beach facing the mighty Pacific Ocean as it constantly pounds the rocky outcrops. Set back from the ...