Kyuquot Kayak Album 1998
July 11 - 17, Sat - Fri
Webmaster: P. LaGrandeur....................This page last updated 2005 Jan 29
Our long planned kayak tour finally took place amongst the most beautiful scenery any where on Canada's west coast. After group progress meetings, training courses, and a local training weekend we were finally there!
All went smoothly with a good time had by all.
The Bunsby Group in Kyuquot Sound, British Columbia
on the west side of Vancouver Island.
The Bunsby Group in Checleset Bay showing camp & totem locations.
From Canadian Hydrographic Chart # 3683, Checleset Bay.
Another recommended map is 'Kyuquot Sound' from Coastal Waters Recreation, Victoria, BC, Canada
^Skip Pelensky's 'Perseverence' drops us off at the
cove on the island off the south tip of
Bunsby Island in Big Bunsby Prov Park.
|^Our campsite in the Bunsby Group.|
^Doug remounts his kayak after overcoming
the tidal bore.
^A west coast panaroma during
a rare storm.
|^Pauline on her way to the Acous Peninsula.||
^Janet and Carol find the
remains of a totem pole.
|^A moss enshrouded relic of a bygone era.||^The soon to be gone remains of a totem pole|
|^Doris reveling in her kayak adventure.||^Peter's camp.|
^Janet & Patti's turn to cook
their evening campfire dinner.
L-R: Patti, Janet, Doug, Pauline,
Doris, Carol, & Gary
Missing: Peter (photographer)
^"Hey, this weather is awesome", exclaims Patti.
"And I don't need my Gravol pills!"
|^The humble beside the not so humble.||^Devouring freshly harvested mussels.|
|^Journeying home, ahead of the incoming storm.||^Our second water taxi host, Esko.|
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Here's a link to a local commercial sea kayak outfitter in the Kyuquot Sound area, West Coast Expeditions..