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... the glacier and then came back and picked us up. Jun 4. Glacier Bay. Sailed up into Glacier Bay this morning. I had 2 hours in the spa having a lime and ginger scrub and a massage. Finished in time to see the very large Margerie Glacier. Went out on deck for a while, but drizzling, cold and windy. The ship stopped in front of the glacier for an hour. I retired for lunch and could watch the glacier from the comfort of the dining ...
... they are waiting for someone. I decided since there was nothing to see it was a good time to shower. That is when it happened: the flood. Well, a minor flood. The drains backed up in the bathroom and there was standing water and inch or two deep. I had to go into the cabin to change and could not use the hair dryer while standing in the water. We notified the purser. This finally drained. Then, of course, Susan HAD to visit the gift shop for a T-shirt ...
Port Hardy is located at the
northern end of Vancouver Island. It is about an 8 hour drive from Vancouver or
a 1 hour flight. The island is accessible by both plane and ferry.
The Bed and Breakfast, Orange Tabby,
is just across the street from the Queen Charlotte Strait. There is a park with
a paved walkway that runs for several blocks along the water of Hardy Bay. Eagles
fly overhead, landing in the local trees.
Thursday, April 24 ................. Allison Harbour
Nish was the last of us to join the April “66” Club today, the event was suitably toasted with champagne.
Nobody said this would be restful and it wasn’t, as we hauled anchor @ 0800 in a frigid wind leaving Growler Bay at the head of Johnson Strait. We needed to catch the ...
... runs every other day. While waiting the extra day I slept some and then checked out a rapids which is caused by the local 12-16 foot tides. the river runs in two directions depending upon the tide. The walk was through a rain forest frequented by wolves and bears of which I saw neither. There was lots of activity with joggers and hikers to keep the wildlife away.
The ferry from Prince Rupert to ...
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