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Homeward Bound from the Coast

September 20, 2020 When we wake up, we realize we have slept 11 hours. We never do that! We are meeting R&D at the Okanagan Falls Provincial Park Campground, so our drive is not very long. Once past Keremeos and … Continue reading

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Kayak Touring – Clothing

Here is a detailed list of the clothing I took on our 6 day (5 night) kayak tour. We were given a 10 litre dry bag as a “day bag” and a 20 litre dry bag as a “camp bag”. … Continue reading

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Kayak Tour – Impressions and Final Words

DEBBIE I will do this again. I enjoyed the peace and quiet and solitude out on the water and at the remote campsites. The possibility of seeing wildlife, especially whales, is a draw for me. To watch birds swooping in … Continue reading

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Homeward Bound from the Coast

September 18, 2020 We leave John and Richard and head to the Saltery Bay Ferry. We want to be on the Sunshine Coast for the night as we want to take the ferry over to Horseshoe Bay in the morning. … Continue reading

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Kayak Tour – Martin Islands to Desolation Sound Resort (19 kms)

Murray gets up early today. He sits at the picnic bench and it is silent around him. No people, no animals, no lapping water on the shore, just quiet. His ears ring with the silence and it’s deafening. The darkness … Continue reading

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Kayak Tour – Teakerne Arm to Martin Islands (16 km)

Today’s paddle takes us back out the Arm, south along the coast of West Redonda Island, past Refuge Cove to the Martin Islands. Again the water is glassy smooth. Richard just shakes his head and once again says, “I have … Continue reading

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Kayak Tour – Penn Islands to Teakerne Arm Provincial Park (21.5kms)

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Kayak Tour – Marina Island to Penn Islands (19 kms)

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Kayak Tour – Twin Islands to Marina Island (18 kms)

Read about our 6 day kayak tour around Cortez Island on the west coast of BC, Canada. Continue reading

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Kayak Tour – Lund to Twin Islands (19 kms)

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