S: Broughton Archipelago August 18 to 23, 2011
FC: Broughton Archipelago August 18 to 23, 2011
2: All that went into my kayak! Emma 's first time in a single! | Departing Alder Bay Resort towards Hanson, across the Straight.
3: Day 1
4: Day 1 - Alder Bay to Hanson Island, then around the Plumpers An afternoon paddle around the Plumbers. Beautiful clear water, an eagle, and some currents.
5: Day 1 afternoon
6: Sunshine and currents
7: Playing around the Plumbers. Sunshine, currents, seals, and porpoises. | Emma and the camera shy seals. | Day 1 afternoon
8: Bill & Loise making Jambalaya while the rest rest. | Day 1, Hanson camp | Nancy chilling | Wendy, Matt, Jo, & Emma sunning themselves,
9: Ian enjoying the good life. | Emma checking out the sunset
10: Summer | Sunset
11: Sunset at Hansen camp | Day 1
12: Day 2 The second morning dawned foggy with sunshine trying to break through the fog. The group headed out, sticking close to the shore of Hanson before crossing to lunch on Swaanson near Flower for lunch.. Matt and Adele were out guides. The group consisted of Emma, Bill and Loiuse, Ian, Wendy Stennes,,Joanna MacKenzie, Nancy, and Paddy (This was the spider bite morning!)
13: Day 2
14: Day 2
15: Near Hanson | Gorgeous!
16: Day 2 | A foggy beautiful morning and clear skies and warm by lunch. | Beautiful clear water.
18: Day 3
19: Owl Island to the anchorage on Tracey Island.
20: A pit stop and some wood collection - and a scramble through for the view toward where we're headed.
21: Day 3
22: A great paddle. | Day 3
23: Ladies after lunch (while waiting on injury assessment)
24: I went for a little swim when the evil tree branch grabbed me! | Day 3
25: Boats loaded with firewood
26: Day 4 in the rain. | Tracey camp for nights 3 and 4 (water taxi rescue beach)
28: Day 4 - A rainy afternoon paddle in Tracey Anchorage. | Raindrops on my camera!
29: A natural rock bridge.
30: Day 5 Tracey to the Burdwood Group
32: Day 5 - Waterfalls everywhere
33: Paddling through the mists towards blue skies.
34: Paddling behind Emma in the double on day 5 from Tracey to the Burdwoods.
35: Unexpected great weather after the rain. | Day 5
36: Approaching our desert -like lunch spot | Day 5
39: Day 5 - Burdwood Camp | A beautiful double beach camp in the Burdwoods
40: Day 6 | Morning paddle around the Burdwoods
41: Day 6
43: Day 6 Heading out on the water taxi load by load.
44: Really cool clouds. | Day 6
45: On the water taxi back to Alder Bay | Emma, Joanna, Loiuse | Day 6