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OMG Crazy Adventure Time Has Begun


She wants to take me out in the skiff with the dogs to tie out the crab pots.  Say what?  That sounds just crazy dangerous. Doesn’t it?  We have arrived in Haida Gwaii and life is quite different here.  First … Continue reading

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Visual Memories of the Alaska Inner Passage 


   A land locked native village along the coast with countless bald eagles perched in the fir trees and soaring overhead      Warren watching the beautiful scenery float by    

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Floating down the Inner Passage, Alaska 


I’m writing from Wrangell, Alaska a fairly small, but busy land locked port in Alaska’s inner passage.  I think everyone here flies a sea plane.  They are taking off and landing all around us like dragon flies. We are on … Continue reading

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Whitehorse


Mosquitos  0.   Black Flies.   0. (Can you believe our luck)  One bottle of Chardonnay ( it is Saturday night)  Wildlife sightings today – one poor dead moose and a huge black bear The weather is partially cloudy, some … Continue reading

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Mile # 422


We snagged a great camp site today. We are on the banks of Toad River,  Northern  BC, just south of the Yukon.  Here is a summary of the last 24 hours: Mosquitos      0 Black flies (orbiting but not … Continue reading

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Out running the mosquitoes 


This morning I’m updating Westlakemusings using my iphone.  Forgive me a thousands sins.  I never would have imagined writing a whole blog on my little phone but what are my options?  Wait until I’m home in August?   I’m currently camping … Continue reading

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Planning a Summer of Awesomeness


The summer of 2015 is going to be amazing.  Warren and I are so looking forward to hitting the road and heading west.  We will be away for at least ten weeks, visiting friends in Haidi Gwaii and family in Kamloops and … Continue reading

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2014 in review


The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 4,900 times in 2014. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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A gray West Lake morning


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2013 in review


The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 6,000 times in 2013. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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