West Coast Motel on the Harbour
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We began the day by packing and then went out with Jacqueline after breakfast to collect three caches – 2 puzzles and a nearby traditional one. Pride and all – we could not get a good GPS fix for the first one and pulled out as it was very muddy in the forestry area. We then went to collect the one John and I had solved but …
I wouldn't normally mention breakfasts but Armande's eggs, baked on a bed of Westphalian ham and topped with basil were simply divine. The tomatoes, fried with breadcrumbs complemented them perfectly. I asked David how he kept so trim. A dropped me off at the car hire. I had to laugh: I know I'd booked a compact car but didn't expect a Fiat 500. It …
We tried to get a room at the Middle Beach Lodge, but they were all booked up, so we decided to head to Ucluelet, just south of where we were staying and found the West coast Motel. Nothing glamorous but clean. We checked in at 12:15 pm and got booked into a Whale Watching tour for 1:00 pm. It was a three hour tour.... ha ha ha, but it was well …
... the mainland. Unfortunately no sign of migrating whales or any other sea life from any of the vantage points. No bears or other wildlife either, though did see some fresh scats on the path. They are getting closer! Now sitting, looking out the window, waiting for the sun to set over the ocean in a clear, still blue sky. Now 7.03pm. Thanks for the responses. It is nice to feel connected even though we are a long way ...
Off to the Broken Group Pacific Rim National Park today. Our destination is Joes Cove Anchorage smack dab in the middle of Walsh, Dodd and Turtle Island.
The distance was quite short and pretty sheltered from the pacific so we decided to turn the motor off and put the sails up. For a while we tried trolling for Salmon but turned up empty handed as we were most likely travelling too fast. I think the ideal trolling speed for Salmon is 1 or 2 ...
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