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What is a Yurt?

What is a Yurt? Yurts have been used as nomadic shelters for centuries in Central Asia. Our modern version of the yurt, adapted from a centruies-old Mongolian design, consists of a circular structure with weather tight covers, tension band and … Read More

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Whale Sighting on Evening Cruise

During an evening cruise last summer with guests form New York, we came upon this humpback whale. Although it was a cloudy and rainy day we spotted this whale in the distance traveling in our direction. Dennis was able to … Read More

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Water Taxi Ride with Dall’s Porpoise

On the way to and from the island we can see many great sites. Here are some photos taken this spring form the water taxi ride. Some are of Dall’s Porpoise as they and ride along side our boat. And … Read More

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Morning Serenity

The photos in this group are from an early morning kayak paddle that I took in the cove while I was waiting for the water taxi to arrive with new guests. It was a beautiful morning with the sun shining … Read More

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Stand Up Paddle Boards – Sups

Our experiment with paddle boards this last summer was a big success. Most guests used them near the island and explored the nearby coastline. Others ventured farther out and some even sunbathed on them. The wets suits were a welcome … Read More

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