Bear Cove Cottages
Travel Blogs from Port Hardy
... The purpose for this trip is really
for Bekki to complete her dissertation project so my reason for being here is
not only to take photos but to care for Emilio while Bekki works.
Tues and Wed was mostly caring for
Emilio. The owner of the B & B brought us a stroller and toys for Emilio
and the stroller was so great for walking the path along the water. We did a
morning walk and an afternoon walk. I’d ...
11:00 am. A big day for us! As I write this we are sitting at a table by a large window watching beautiful scenery go by. The kids are playing with some of the many surprises I packed for these long days of travel. We are so glad that we decided to get a berth for this trip. It will give us a place to rest and nap, and even has children's television. And a shower! I could have worn my pyjamas and ...
... off to Forks (yes its real name), and we began to notice that virtually all the folk we had met from California up were real woodsmen. They either fished or shot things in between panning for gold, and we were becoming very envious of this way of life, particularly if you can fish and have a portable smoker in your R/V then you can smoke a 30lb salmon, or even 500lbs of moose if you like a good chew. All this significantly reduces the cost of living for the average ...
Lots of rain today – lots! Spent most of the day inside the boat drinking some of the rain water (`Sky Juice`) and looking at charts for the areas we will be navigating through in the coming days.
The Kiwi couple we met in Port Hardy arrived in the downpour today. Apparently we missed the Canada Day Parade and fireworks yesterday in Port Hardy. They went on to say that the ...
... rest of the journey mainly
chatting away with her. The well known ferry ride is called “Inside passage”
because the ferry winds its way all around many different uninhabited islands
all the way to Prince Rupert, it’s supposed to be beautiful. But we were not so
lucky with the weather… rain as well as fog disillusioned our journey a bit.
But anyway, we enjoyed the ride.