Chocolate Island to Mount Baker

Chocolate Island to Mount Baker

There were people out enjoying the fabulous summer weather on the shell beach at Chocolate Island (Third Sister Island). In the background, a spectacular view of the islands and the snow on Mount Baker.

Photo from the Ganges area.

photo info: Canon 1DX, ISO 200,  f/5.6,  1/1600 sec,  300mm

Salt Spring Slasher 2014

Salt Spring Slasher 2014 ©

Continuing the craziness, the Salt Spring Slasher Downhill Race 2014 wraps up today. Reaching speeds around 85 kph the riders race down Juniper Road. Not something a parent should see…

I met my ‘first cousin once removed’ at the race. Here’s Leonardo as he wins his first heat by a large margin: