Superpod and Bow Wave

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This past summer we saw lots of Pacific White-sided Dolphins as we cruised the west coast of British Columbia. Two events stood out. We were motoring along Seaforth Channel when suddenly a pod of Pacific white-sided dolphins appeared, swimming swiftly by our boat. … Continued

Back in Blaine

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We’ve been back in Blaine for over a week now and I haven’t’ gotten around to posting anything. Ei yi yi. We took lots of photos and a few videos, some of which I will post on this blog. One … Continued

Plumper Cove

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Conditions were a little rough on the Strait of Georgia today so we took refuge in Howe Sound, tying up to a mooring buoy at Plumper Cove Marine Park. Howe Sound The town of Gibsons is just across Shoal Channel. … Continued

Malaspina Inlet

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Sunny summer days on the BC coast. I’m out this morning paddling around in the calm waters. There is just the tidal currents to be mindful of. I’ve parked my kayak on a bed of kelp to type this message. … Continued

Port McNeill

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Sunny here right now, but not sure how long it will last! Would post more, but free WiFi, sometimes any WiFi, is hard to find. Ttyl Port McNeill

Kitimat

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Today we are in Kitimat Arm, its foggy and cool. We’re at the cafe at the M.K. Bay Marina. They really need a better breakwater, so don’t approach D dock when the winds are up in Douglas Channel. Which they … Continued

Foggy

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Foggy departing Prince Rupert this morning, the sun is out there, somewhere above the cloud. fog in Prince Rupert Port Clear last night so saw the supermoon: Supermoon Bye for now

Prince Rupert

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Well we became quickly tired of the grey skies and bad attitude from some in AK, avoid Ketchikan in the future, Petersburg was better. We are glad to be back in Canada. More later … Ttyl Prince Rupert  

Ketchikan

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Made it to Alaska! Ketchikan is often called the first city, as it is the first place to check in to customs when heading north, and the first place the cruise ships dock. Cruise Ship terminal It’s a busy place … Continued

Chatham Sound

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We are motoring north across Chatham Sound today. Busy place! Sailboats, motor boats, cargo ships, Coast Guard ships, law enforcement vessels, all going to and forth from Prince Rupert. ttyl