Spring was bursting out on Paradise Meadows, in the subalpine section of Strathcona Provincial Park, Vancouver Island, when I went for a short hike on the 30th of June.
Grey jay. These birds are so tame that I could get close enough to fill the frame even with just 200mm.Grey sky can be beautiful.Marsh marigolds were growing rapidly near the start of the trail.Perhaps a northern yellow violetSteller's jay.Steve, Juliet and Evan enjoyed their walk.