NARROWS, RAPIDS, WHALES

The rain continued overnight and this morning was wet and miserable.  I forgot about going for a walk and had to bail out the pig who was half full of water.  My options were to stay and wait for the rain to abate or move on.  As a North Westerly gale is forecast I decided … Continue reading NARROWS, RAPIDS, WHALES

TWENTY FOUR HOURS AND NO SIGN OF HUMAN

It rained all day today, in fact we had at least two days’ worth of rain in one day.  There is a gale blowing outside the anchorage so today was confined to the boat and catching up on odd jobs and relaxing.  I didn’t go ashore, it was just too wet for any fun.  Some … Continue reading TWENTY FOUR HOURS AND NO SIGN OF HUMAN

INTO SPIRIT BEAR COUNTRY

Another grey, wet overcast day in BC.  First excitement of the day was passing through Meyers Narrows between Swindle Island and Princess Royal Island.  It’s a very pretty narrow pass that is really not that difficult.  This pass allows us to get on the west side of Princess Royal Island and away from the main … Continue reading INTO SPIRIT BEAR COUNTRY