As I rode along the Gorge to enjoy the leaves turning red I stopped at this place to take a photo. After parking I found that I wasn't the only photographer out to capture the rich contrast of the reds of the leaves against the blues of the sky and water.
Situated on the far west coast of Canada, on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, Victoria is the capital city of the Province of British Columbia. Its benign climate (the warmest winters in Canada) and placid lifestyle make it a favorite retirement location as well as a popular tourist destination. About 400,000 people live in Victoria and adjacent communities. Click the photos to see them larger!