• Team MAD Dog Racing is on the dock in Ketchikan! (Photo courtesy of Race to Alaska by Northwest Maritime Facebook page).

    R2AK UPDATE: Team MAD Dog Racing takes the 10K in Ketchikan!

    R2AK Update #4: First off, a huge congratulations goes out Team MAD Dog Racing’s hearty trio of Randy Miller, Ian Andrewes and Colin Dunphy for sailing a great race and finding the money tree in Ketchikan! Who knew we’d be announcing a winner just four days ...

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2016 Tollycraft Rendezvous Video

I just returned from the annual Tollycraft Boating Club Rendezvous at Roche Harbor, a long weekend packed with a lot of fun and fun people. This was my twelfth rendezvous, and while each event is a little different, they’re all about getting together with boating friends, making new ones, and enjoying some time on the […]

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A beautiful garden serves as a centerpiece to the English Camp on Garrison Bay.

Destinations: Marking time in Garrison Bay

Here’s the first in a series of great destinations articles from our friend and guest columnist Jim Burgoyne of SalishSeaPilot.com…  Perhaps it was not the splendid anchorage, the hiking or lovely setting that led the British to select Garrison Bay as its outpost during the Pig War with the U.S. over who actually owned the San […]

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The best of Desolation Sound

It seems ironic that Captain George Vancouver chose the name Desolation Sound for what’s now one of British Columbia’s busiest and largest marine parks. But in 1792, when Vancouver was surveying the Inside Passage, that’s what he found – desolation. The scene is much different today, especially during the summer months when thousands of boaters […]

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