Late afternoon clouds spill out of a valley above the West Coast Trail and move slowly in the onshore breeze toward the beach (to the right of the image). But they never make it.
As they near the warm, dry air above the beach, the water droplets in the clouds evaporate and all traces of the clouds disappear.
Entertainment for a delightfully lazy summer afternoon.
Surprise awaits when you enter what appears to be an unimposing Salt Spring cottage on a lovely five acres:
Looking north to Long Beach.