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Day 3: Flotilla to Alaska - Montague Harbour to Clam Bay

by Kevin Morris, Laura Domela and Sam Landsman 9 May 23:55 UTC
Tall ship anchored in Clam Bay © Laura Domela

With Thursday (two days away) still looking like our best bet for the Strait of Georgia, we are still pacing ourselves while enjoying the beautiful Gulf Islands. We left Montague Harbour mid-morning for the short jaunt up to Clam Bay a nice anchorage on the east side of Thetis Island. There is an intertidal passage between Clam Bay and Telegraph Harbour which can be traversed by dinghy at higher tides.

We'd arrived near low tide, so once everyone was securely anchored, we had a leisurely afternoon on our own boats, and everyone dinghied to the Airship/Safe Harbour raft for our daily briefing. Once we had tomorrow's plan figured out, most people climbed aboard dinghies for a quick outing to Telegraph Harbour via the "Gut" or "Cut" (depending on which chart's interpretation you trust).

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