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The Gulf Islands have become very smokey

With the shift in wind the past few days smoke from the wildfires in the interior of British Columbia has begun to drift into...

Kayaking and boating in the Gulf Islands

A few days out on the water and Cherie and I can't think about a much better way to enjoy the Gulf Islands. Summer...

Boating to Wallace Island Marine Provincial Park

Many fortunate folks come to Pender Island by boat and this opens up all sorts of possibilities when it comes to exploring the area....

Salmon fishing off the Pender Bluffs

The pink salmon have been running off the Pender Bluffs and most boats are apparently getting limits there. We passed the bluffs yesterday while...

Smoke in the Gulf Islands

Everyone that has visited the Gulf Islands during the past week has experienced a very smokey haze courtesy of wildfires burning on the British...

Watching boat traffic from North Pender Island

The ultimate spot to watch boat traffic on North Pender Island is from Roesland just south of the Otter Bay ferry terminal. Roesland is...

Canadian Coast Guard vessel CCGS Vector

The CCGS Vector is a Hydrographic Survey Vessel in the Canadian Coast Guard. The ship is seen here in Swanson Channel with Vancouver Island...

Boats at Otter Bay Marina, Pender Island

Located on the west side of North Pender Island, Otter Bay Marina is a pleasant stop for boaters exploring the Gulf Islands. The marina...

Sailboats about to start the Round Pender Race

The Round Pender Sailboat Race takes place every August. While the weather tends to be quite good this time of year often many sailors...