Flight to Campbell River (CYBL)

This past Sunday I managed to take a windy, mid-November flight to Campbell River. For most of the first leg up the Sunshine coast we faced 25-30 knot headwinds from around 330°M but did manage to enjoy the same winds on the return leg. I took a bunch of photos on both legs, mostly of the cool cloud formations brought out by the two weather systems meeting in the area.

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Over Vancouver Harbour, facing south

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Over Vancouver Harbour, facing west

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That headwind! Doing 105 knots indicated

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I think my phone might have added some HDR here, but looks cool nonetheless

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Powell River Harbour

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A boat leaving the Powell River Harbour

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Campbell River Airport

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The tower at Campbell River. Note there isn’t an ATC unit here, just Campbell River Radio.

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The terminal

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The Cherokee taking a short break before departing back to Boundary Bay

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Departed CYBL, back enroute to Boundary Bay

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We met the strong winds again, but this time in our favour!

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