Hanging out at Charles Bay Anchorage in Blind Channel British Columbia

Charles Bay Anchorage in Blind Channel Feature Photo

Some footage from our 6-day stay in this pretty little anchorage across the channel from the Blind Channel Resort and Marina.  We thoroughly enjoyed this beautiful location and often had the whole bay to ourselves. The bay was chock full of wildlife, including seals, otters, gulls, ducks, eagles, hawks, loons, deer, colossal jellyfish, and more. … Read more

Visit to Octopus Islands Marine Park near Quadra Island, BC

Visit to Octopus Islands Marine Park Feature Photo

Continuing this summer’s series of boating adventures, we anchored in beautiful Waiatt Bay in the Octopus Islands Marine Park near Quadra Island, BC. The video shows views from the dinghy as we toured the little islands and coves. Then, some footage of a windy evening at anchor and the calmness of the following days. To … Read more

Sea Lions, Humpbacks and Gorge Harbour, Cortes Island BC

Humpback Whales and Gorge Harbour Feature Photo

Back out on the boat for a trip to Gorge Harbour on Cortes Island near Campbell River, BC, and what a wildlife viewing treat on the way! First, we spotted too many sea lions trying to fit on a red marker buoy. And then a special show from some humpback whales, including a half dozen … Read more

Fall Visit to Pacific Rim National Park, Vancouver Island BC

Pacific Rim National Park Feature Photo

Late September 2021, we headed out to explore Canada’s spectacular Pacific Rim National Park. Located on the west coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, the park is home to scenic rainforests with towering ancient cedar trees and vast sandy beaches. The area is a mecca for cold water surfers. Other popular activities include hiking, kayaking, … Read more