After a great time on the Olympic Peninsula, it was time to return to civilization. Wednesday we drove through Seattle, up to Kirkland to have dinner with our friend Mel Viscovich’s sister and her husband. Sarah and Jeff treated us like family as we settled into their home for Moscow Mules and barbecue. After [...]
Friday night, 2 weeks from the day we’d sailed the Straits of Georgia to Nanaimo, Tim and I boarded the ferry in Victoria to head back to the States. We knew it was time to head home, but we were surprised by how reluctant we were to leave. From surfing to tea time, we’d [...]
Victoria, British Columbia
First, thank you so much to everybody for the Happy Wedding Wishes! Tim and I are plunging into the planning and more details will be coming soon!
Now to Victoria! You hear the rumors, you see the pictures, but nothing prepares you for the experience [...]
After our days on the coast, Tim and I pointed Frank south to explore the backcountry of Vancouver Island. With no paved roads on the west side of the island, we took to the rough gravel logging roads and drove to Carmanah Valley.
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Logging
Friday morning was forecast as the sunniest, warmest day of the week. Tim and I told work we were taking the afternoon off. It was time to surf.
We left Tofino to explore nearby Ucluelet (aka Ukee) for the morning. Before we could play there was work to be done. Tim was collaborating with [...]