We arrived at E dock at 11:30. After a quick lunch all hands pitched in to clean up TAtoosh. We managed to finish before the rain came. Andy caught the afternoon ferry; Richard and I went to sidney for me to laundry but was not possible since laundromat is closed. ( and here at marina dryer is not … Continue reading July 23
We had a very long day, away from Shack island. Lots of sailing, albeit directly on our nose. We decided to sail inside at Porlier pass and surprisingly we hit higher winds inside than we had on Georgia strait. We were reefed until the very end, when we started the engine for the last mile … Continue reading July 22 penultimate day
Just passing buoy at entrance to polier pass and will be in Trincomali channel.
We left Shack island anchorage and are sailing towards active pass or cabbage island, depending on weather and progress. Photo is entrance island light house-- Regards, Bruce Warren P. Eng
We are anchored again at shack island ( we were here on way up on June 29). The sun is setting and there is a man playing the bagpipes up on the top of the island. It was a long day in the strongest winds of the trip. Last night at Lasquiti we had to … Continue reading July 21 back at shack island
Sailing, finally , in 12-15 kts near ballenas islands heading south on Georgia strait. Hived to for a quick lunch and to put a reef in the mainsail
We got up at the awful time of 5:30 to make slack at the narrows. We have just had breakfast and heading down discovery channel and by Campbell river. Bkfst was scrambled eggs, potatoes and onions -- Regards, Bruce Warren P. Eng