the Delta

the Delta

The George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary is down on the delta south of Richmond. This beautiful park has nice walking trails, viewing blinds and towers. Over 300 kinds of birds have been recorded here. $5 entrance fee and $1 for a pouch of bird seed to feed the...
Japan 2015

Japan 2015

Being back on the west coast of North America again brings me that much closer to one of my favourite places in the world, Japan. I had the chance to take part in the 4th Annual Asia Oceania Kyudo Seminar recently. This trip fulfilled one of my dreams to have the...
Bald Eagles at Brackendale

Bald Eagles at Brackendale

Made a nice trip up to Brackendale yesterday with my friends Tim and Kate. It’s just up on the other side of Squamish about an hour up the 99 from Vanvcouver. There’s a nature reserve there where bald eagles congregate by the river. Plenty of salmon to...
Salmon!

Salmon!

Went for a nice hike today over in North Vancouver with my friends Tim and Kate. There’s a nice trail through the woods from the Cleveland dam to the Capilano Salmon Hatchery....
Labyrinth in the Sand

Labyrinth in the Sand

Today I made my way down to Spanish Beach. The tide is out around lunchtime and you can walk far out into an area that’s covered in water later in the day. There’s a fellow who from time to time will construct a Labyrinth in the sand. Only there for a...
Vancouver!

Vancouver!

I just finished the drive from Los Angeles up to Vancouver, BC. Arrived and settled in round Yaletown. Nice place with a little balcony off the main room. There’s a good view over the city. Always love to see cities at night. Central vancouver has always had a...