February 28th, 2006 — Burning slash after clear cutting a large area for a housing development on the north side of Salt Spring Island’s Mount Erskine.
Category: Saltspring Island
September 3rd, 2010 — Paddling into the sunset at Vesuvius Bay on Salt Spring Island.
April 15th, 2010 — Beached houseboat for sale in Fulford Harbour, Salt Spring Island.
September 15th, 2013 — A Citroën 2CV (deux chevaux) parked on Hereford Avenue in Ganges, Salt Spring Island.
August 3rd, 2019 — A small cottage on Bayview Road in Vesuvius Bay, Salt Spring Island above in 2002 compared to what it looks like today, below.
June 16th, 2019 — Lawn mowing on Salt Spring Island is a personal preference. Some like it short, some like it long, like a hay field, more suitable for sheep or horse, as illustrated by these adjacent properties in Vesuvius Bay.
May 25th, 2019 — Row boat with an electric outboard motor powered by, it looks like, a solar panel. The boat was moored at the Centennial Docks, Ganges, Salt Spring Island.
May 25th, 2019 — A little rain doesn’t discourage Salt Spring Islanders from their world famous Saturday Market where they pick up the best in organic veggies, home made bread, and cheeses, above. It does seem to discourage visitors however, who go for the specialty treats, lunches, and crafts, below.
April 14th, 2019 — Roasters coffee shop in Ganges was THE meeting place on Salt Spring Island so when it closed down for renovations almost two years ago it was missed. A few weeks ago a trailer serving Salt Spring Coffee and snacks opened for business at Roasters’ rear door and the barristta said the coffee shop would be reopening soon, possibly in May.
April 16th, 2019 — Fifteen years ago the Channel Ridge housing development on Salt Spring Island was going to be the greatest thing to hit the island. Within a few years it floundered into bankruptcy as the long time residents on the island expected. Just another scam. Today the floor of the onsite office is littered with plans for roads and commercial buildings while the clearcut acres nearby have fireplugs and lot markers sticking up through rock and brush where there were to be roads and houses.