Category Archives: Upcoming Walks

Upcoming Walk: Saturday April 14th 2018, Campbell River Estuary

Saturday April 14, Campbell River Estuary The Campbell River Estuary is known world-wide for its  Tyee Pool, where monster salmon have been caught, but  there is more than that. Like most of the estuaries near industrial sites, it suffered from … Continue reading

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Ucoming Walk: Saturday, April 7th 2018 South Side, Puntledge River from Comox Dam

Saturday, April 7th South Side, Puntledge River from Comox Dam Today’s walk explores the south side of the Puntledge River downstream for about 2 km. This side of the river is much less visited then the north side, which BC … Continue reading

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Upcoming Walk: Saturday, March 31st 2018, Cumberland Marsh; Jumbo’s Cabin

Saturday March 31st, Cumberland Marsh;  Jumbo’s Cabin Loys will be leading a Public walk through the Cumberland Marsh today. The Marsh drains into Perseverance (aka Coal) Creek, and is home to a number of interesting plant species as well as … Continue reading

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Upcoming Walk: Saturday, March 24th 2018, Ripple Rock

Saturday March 24th, Ripple Rock, On April 5th, 1958, the largest non-nuclear man-made explosion to date occurred at Seymour Narrows, just north of Campbell River. The 1270 metric tons of Nitramex 2H explosives was loaded into tunnels coming from Maud … Continue reading

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