Keats Sunday Surprise

Keats Sunday Surprise

Spent three days on Keats, as our heat wave continues.  Spent some time trying out a new camera, and Olympus TG4, it’s waterproof and shoots …

 

Noordam heading out

Noordam heading out

MV Noordam making her way into the Straight of Georgia.

 

Heat Wave

Heat Wave

All sorts of temperature records broken today.  No better air conditioning than a day on the water. Thanks Madsu.  

 

Just Because

Just Because

I spent a great day on the water, doing a mini tour around Bowen and Keats Islands. Heading out from Fisherman’s Cove in West Vancouver, out …

 

August Sunshine and Wind

August Sunshine and Wind

A perfect day in lower Georgia Strait and Howe Sound today.  With a nice breeze and barely any chop, Madsu seemed happy to drive herself …

 

Dolphins off my Stern

Dolphins off my Stern

I didn’t manage to get a very good shot off, but a pair of dolphins played just astern of me as I sailed out of …

 

Sunset at Plumper Cove

Sunset at Plumper Cove

Spent a lovely 4 days at Plumper Cove, reading and generally relaxing.  There was a stiff breeze each afternoon blowing through the anchorage, but the …

 

Howe Sound Magic

Howe Sound Magic

It’s been a few years since I’ve actually gone into Gibsons by boat.  I was anchored out at Plumper Cove on Keats Island (the island …

 

Same Boat – More Room

Same Boat – More Room

Back in January I bought this new boom tent for Madsu.  It looks like a custom job, but in fact it’s stock from Blue Performance.   …

 

Summer Solstice

Summer Solstice

A nicely trimmed C&C 27 “Con Amore” ghosts by my bow with a small cruising chute up. Light wind and overcast, but still a great day …