Archives for category: Maritime Culture

A fantastic October day.

Looking from Damon Point over to Westport.

Washington Coast

 

 

 

 

 

The ship in the photo may be this one.

Several sites on the web offer info on ship locations.

 

Hoquiam

 

Local history:

Cape Meares Lighthouse

 

Anacortes

 

Port Townsend

 

 

Point Partridge

 

If you spend time around the local beaches, you can witness a bit of the local and international maritime culture.

The photo above was taken at Rosario Beach during happier times.

In the news:

July 10, 2020 KING 5 News video:

Victoria Clipper suspends service until next April

“British Columbia decided to extend the 14-day self-isolation period upon entry, and extend that through the end of August, and that made having a season for us untenable,” Gudgel said.

 

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South of Point Wilson Light

 

A view from the Ebey’s Landing Bluff Trail.

Local info here:

Two Bluff Trails

 

Astoria

Astoria

Astoria

Fishing boat above: M.V. Estevan

Albacore Tuna info here.

Merchant Vessel above: DESERT MOON

Astoria

Astoria

An early start from Whidbey Island gets us to the busy seaport town of Astoria in time for lunch.

Heavy lifters moving through:

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2_o Duna info here.