Ice, Snow, Rain, Fog

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There was a snowfall warning for the Alberta capital region when we left Edmonton yesterday (Saturday). Underneath the snow was a layer of ice because of the freezing rain Friday night. Roads were thick with snow and icy ridges. At … Continued

Blaine Marine Park

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A great place to go for a walk, watch birds, and learn about Mother Nature. Blaine Marine Park The marine park and tidal waters attract water fowl and other birds. Canada Geese and goslings  

Shakedown

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The forecast for today is 10 kt winds, waves 1 ft. We headed out this afternoon into Semiahmoo Bay for a shakedown cruise (aka sea trial). Conditions were good for motoring at various rpms and checking Island Song’s systems. The engine … Continued

Regatta Weekend

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Another beautiful Friday – and another chance to go kayaking around the harbor. This weekend the International Yacht Club of BC is holding their Semiahmoo Bay Regatta. Boats will complete a distance race on Saturday and on Sunday race around … Continued