Category: Pictures of the day

News years day swim

January 1st, 2022 — Swimmers at Spanish Banks on New Years Day. It’s not the traditional thousands; just ones and twos; a covid swim on an uncrowded beach with social distancing.

Updated: January 1, 2022 — 5:08 pm

Must be summer

June 6th, 2021 — It must be summer if there is a lifeguard at Spanish Banks even if it’s raining.

Updated: June 6, 2021 — 8:40 pm

Barely a polar bear swimming

January 1st, 2021 — The annual English Bay polar bear swim was cancelled because of covid but that didn’t stop individuals from finding their own spot, such as here at Spanish Banks, to bring in the new year.

Updated: January 1, 2021 — 5:04 pm

Paddle boards

October 4th, 2020 — Paddle boards off Spanish Banks and below, off Vesuvius Beach a few days earlier.

Updated: October 4, 2020 — 10:12 pm