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Tall Ships, Chainsaw Carvings, Air Show and Brunner visit

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July 14, we headed to Pt. Alberni to see the Tall Ships.  We booked a sailing on the M.V. Frances Barkley, a working cargo ship, and sailed down to Bamfield in Barkley Sound.

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We passed the Tall Ships as we headed out on the "M.V. Frances Barkley"

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Russian Ship

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Russia and Mexico

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Pallada - The Russian Tall Ship

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Mexican Tall Ship

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On board the Frances Barkley

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Ivan wishing he hadn't sold the "Lucky III"

We went down another little inlet to Kildonan and Snug Basin, dropping off supplies and picking up garbage, then headed back out and went to Haggard's Cove, then on to Bamfield.

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Stop in Kildonan to drop of supplies. There is a floating post office here.

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Lots of people. The ship can hold up to 200 people

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Bamfield West. Dropped of supplies and picked up garbage. West Coast Trail starts here.

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Frances Barkley

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Bamfield Boardwalk

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More Boardwalk. It goes all along the town.

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Ice Cream house...mmm

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Outside of "Public Outhouse"

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Inside of "Public Outhouse" Lots of sawdust for compost..

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Bamfield East. Dropped of supplies

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Heading back to Pt. Alberni. Left at 8:00 am. Arrived back at 5:30 pm.

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Tall Ships are still hanging around. Kids jumping off pier...Splash..

Chainsaw Carvings

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Terry Chapman...creator of BooBoo

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One of the chainsaw carvings

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cute dog

Air Show in Comox

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Snowbirds

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Snowbirds in formation

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B52 - US Bomber (biggest ever)...even the wings have landing wheels

Brunner Visit

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Brunner rig

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Puzzled

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Missing piece....could be anywhere :)

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Farmers Market

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Harley and Renee

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