Northern Exposure in Ocean Falls

When we arrived at Ocean Falls, we pulled up to a marina dock with a few tied-up boats. The dock was in good shape. There were water hook-ups and electrical boxes that seemed to be working for the boats that were tied up there.  From Endeavor’s bow, we looked at how...

Random Thoughts II

Village Island We are now anchored at Village Island (located in the lower part of BC’s Knight Inlet) which is the site of an abandoned village that is managed and protected by the Mamalilikulla First Nation. We anchored in the island’s bay and motored in our dingy to...

Random Thoughts

Writing about interesting moments and posting images of places and things experienced on our trip so far. Starting with Nanaimo, which reminds me so much of Portland. We spent quite a lot of time in Starbucks…well, we needed to get connected and Starbucks...

Naming Our Enabling Boat

Originally, this blog entry was supposed to discuss boat-naming traditions and why Ron and I decided to name our newly acquired tugboat “Endeavor.”  The trouble is, for me, writing projects like this one are never simple or straight forward. Ideas come and...