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Rounding Cape Caution

Traveling the Inside Passage in British Columbia, Canada by boat? This presentation makes getting around Cape Caution (and dealing with open Pacific Ocean) easy and stress-free. In this episode of “Mastering the Inside Passage,” Sam Landsman and Laura Domela from Slowboat.com share the lessons of numerous trips along the Inside…

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The Rapids and Johnstone Strait

Traveling the Inside Passage in British Columbia, Canada by boat? This presentation makes getting through Johnstone Strait and the Rapids easy and stress-free. In this episode of the “Mastering the Inside Passage” series, Sam Landsman and Laura Domela from Slowboat.com share the lessons of numerous crossings – leading flotillas up…

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Getting to the San Juan Islands from the South

Cruising in the Pacific Northwest is characterized by “gates,” or challenging bodies of water that must be traversed to get to the next cruising area. Slowboat is helping to demystify each of these gates. In this segment, Laura Domela and Sam Landsman discuss how to get to the San Juan Islands from the…

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Safe Harbour | Winter Boating in the San Juans

Three weeks have elapsed since I wrote from Sucia Island. Since then, I’ve been wandering around the San Juans, trying to stay warm and avoid the worst of the windy weather we’ve been experiencing. Destinations have included Jones Island, Fisherman Bay, Blind Bay, Friday Harbor, Sylvan Cove, Brigantine Bay, Cypress…

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Clearing U.S. Customs by Boat in WA and AK

Traveling the Inside Passage in British Columbia, Canada by boat? This presentation makes clearing customs into the U.S. easy and stress-free. Sam Landsman and Laura Domela share the lessons of numerous crossings – leading flotillas up the Inside Passage from Anacortes, Washington through BC up to SE Alaska. Click here…

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