A number of us were fortunate to be at Princess Bay on Portland Island for the solar eclipse a few days ago. While I didn’t have the camera equipment to photograph the actual eclipse I did shoot some images as the eclipse hit about a 90% coverage. The whole experience was interesting with a strange […]
Mt. Norman on South Pender Island has amazing views overlooking the San Juan Islands and the mountains in Washington State. While it’s a steep hike to get to the summit it is well worth the effort, especially at sunset. Here’s a July view overlooking Trincomali on North Pender Island and the San Juan Islands.
How cool is this VW van converted into an ATM? I personally love it although I didn’t partake of the service that it offers. This hippie VW ATM was doling out cash at the recent Saturna Island Lamb BBQ at Winter Cove. Check out the solar panel on the roof!
One of our favourite anchorages in the Gulf Islands National Park is at Russell Island. A few days ago didn’t disappoint again as warm weather and reasonably calm seas made for an enjoyable evening. Russell Island has amazingly clear waters and some very family friendly beaches. A few walks through the forest to cool down, […]
While not recommended for larger boats unless the tide is at slack, running a boat through Boat Passage on Saturna Island can be a lot of fun. It also provides entertainment for people visiting the Winter Cove area of the Gulf Islands National Park. While the pass isn’t running at full speed in this video […]