Today started foggy and calm. The idea of crossing Icy Strait didn’t inspire us and we felt lazy.  It seemed a great option to stay in Bartlett Cove. Shore leave and a bit of exploring around the area was the best option. It has been an effort to get to Glacier Bay, another day here to … Continue reading SHORE LEAVE IN BARTLETT COVE


Wonderful, it stopped raining – just a light drizzle now and again.  Slowly the damp from the last few days is drying up. John, Jennifer and Hillary came over this morning with some fresh date and walnut muffins which we had with tea and coffee – very nice.  Whilst I had extra hands around I … Continue reading PRINCE RUPERT – WEEKEND


Another sparkling day, still and cold in the morning and warming up nicely when the sun got some altitude.  I ordered the Iridium GO satellite communication package this morning and look forward to the arrival and hook up on board.  It will make communication much easier with no need to come ashore and hunt out … Continue reading CHANGING TIMES AND TECHNOLOGY