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Circumnavigating Vancouver Island Flotilla - Day 11 - North Harbour to Columbia Cove

by Laura Domela & Sam Landsman 5 Sep 2018 15:52 UTC
Circumnavigating Vancouver Island Flotilla: Day 11 © Laura Domela

We'd departed North Harbour between 6:30 and 7:00 a.m. for the trip around Brooks Peninsula. It's not a particularly long trip—about 36nm—and the forecast didn't look like morning would be any calmer than afternoon, but we wanted to leave ample time for exploring Columbia Cove once we arrived.

Crossing the mouth of Quatsino Sound was the bumpiest part of the day. No wind, just some confused swells. We motored through a few fog patches, but generally enjoyed a sunny, clear morning on the water.

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