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Launching for the Sojourn at McNears Beach
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Herb Howe and Andre Wolf laaunching for the Sojourn at McNears Beach
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A proposed handycapped access to the water at McNears Beach
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We stopped for lunch on Jailhouse Beach (near San Quentin)
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Setting up camp at McNears Beach
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Mike Edwards and Bo Barnes cooking dinner at McNears Beach
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Rounding Rat Rock
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Doug Huft going between the Marin Islands
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Dennis Holton going between the Marin Islands
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Thurseve Paddlers getting ready at Jailhouse Beach
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Keltic Kim joins the Thurseve Paddlers crossing The Bay
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Jonathan Purcell, John Boeschen and the Hobo play in the water swirling around West Sister Island
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John Boeschen, Gordon Schanck and Jonathan Purcell paddling under the gun club pier
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John Boeschen and Indiana resting from the wind and waves behind East Marin Island
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John Boeschen Gordon Schanck and Indiana landing at Dynamite Beach
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Jonathan Purcell landing and safely landed at Dynamite Beach
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Indiana setting the table at Dynamite Beach
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Duck hunting boat washed ashore at Dynamite Beach
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Jonathan Purcell enjoying the evening at Dynamite Beach
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Gordon Schanck enjoying the evening at Dynamite Beach
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John Boeschen enjoying the evening at Dynamite Beach
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Indiana and Gordon Schanck enjoying the evening at Dynamite Beach
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The driftwood campfire at Dynamite Beach
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Sunrise in the middle of San Francisco Bay
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Stone sculpture at the entrance of the Lock Lomond Marina
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I ran into Thurseve Paddlers in the market formerly known as Brunos
Copyright © 4/3/2008 by Mike Higgins / contact
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My kayak ready for a Thurseve Paddle
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The Thurseve Paddlers talking before a paddle
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John Boeschen getting ready to launch
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Eagret at the Lock Lomond Marina
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Everyone else watching John Boeschen fall over
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John Boeschen recovered from falling over in his kayak
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Everyone else launches without falling over
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John Boeschen passing the west Marin Island
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Approaching Red Rock Island
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Richmond San Rafael Bridge
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Approaching Jail House Beach in the morning
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John Boeschen on Jail House Beach
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Thurseve Paddlers getting ready on Jail House Beach
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Gordon Schanck on Jail House Beach
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The intrepid kayaker on Jail House Beach
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Dave Brown on Jail House Beach
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Penny Wells on Jail House Beach
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Thurseve Paddlers getting ready on Jail House Beach
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Thurseve Paddlers launching from Jail House Beach, heading for Red Rock
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Thurseve Paddlers heading for Red Rock
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Penny Wells and Gordon Schanck heading for Red Rock
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I wonder why they call this island Red Rock
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Penny Wells approaching Red Rock
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I wonder why they call this island Red Rock
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Richard Pieper and Paula Hubbard between the Brother Islands
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Lighthouse on East Brother Island
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West Brother Island
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Dave Littlejohn at the West Sister Island
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West Sister Island
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West Marin Island
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East Marin Island
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Fred Cooper examining repairs to the Richmond Bridge
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Passing The Brother Islands on the way north
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Gordon Schanck between The Brother Islands on the way south
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Under a tower of the Richmond / San Rafael Bridge
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Approaching the Brother Islands
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East Brother Lighthouse in the morning
Copyright © 12/21/2007 by Mike Higgins / contact
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Tide rip in front of West Brother Island
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Morning light on the East Marin Island
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My Coaster landed on the road at extreme high tide
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John Boeschen and Indiana leaving Bruno's
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John Boeschen and Indiana crossing in front of Chard and Buckwheat Islands
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Leaving Red Rock Island in the morning
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The Hawaiian Chieftain motors by in the morning
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John Boeschen, Indiana and The Mayor launching from Jailhouse Beach
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John Boeschen giving the ferry the right of way
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Indiana giving the ferry the right of way
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The Mayor giving the ferry the right of way
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The Mayor approaching Red Rock Island at sunset
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I pass the Marin Islands on my way back to Brunos
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Yellow booms to keep spilled bunker oil away from Marin County
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John Boeschen and Jonathan Purcel preparing to launch at Brunos
Copyright © 11/15/2007 by Mike Higgins / contact
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Sunset skies over San Francisco Bay
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John Boeschen taking my picture taking his picture
Copyright © 5/24/2007 by Mike Higgins / contact
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A jet boat zooms around San Francisco Bay
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Landing on Dynamite Beach
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Flotsam picnic table on Dynamite Beach
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Why they call it Dynamite Beach
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Flotsam picnic table on Dynamite Beach
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I am featured in Old Man Boeschen's Comics
Copyright © 12/28/2006 by John Boeschen
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Hijinks on a John Boeschen Thurseve Paddle.
Copyright © 12/28/2006 by John Boeschen
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The 'Gonzo Bay Tour' went under the Richmond Bridge near here.
Copyright © 1/31/1999 by Mike Higgins / contact
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The 'Gonzo Bay Tour' went around Red Rock.
Copyright © 1/31/1999 by Mike Higgins / contact
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Joan Weiner and Don Fleming ready for a moonlit padde around the Marin Islands
Copyright © 10/6/1998 by Mike Higgins / contact
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Don Fleming and Gino Thomas ready for a moonlit paddle around the Marin Islands.
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Starting out for a moonlit paddle around the Marin Islands.
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Paul starting out for a moonlit paddle around the Marin Islands.
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Starting out for a moonlit paddle around the Marin Islands.
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Don Fleming starting out for a moonlit paddle around the Marin Islands.
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Starting out for a moonlit paddle around the Marin Islands.
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Next to the pier on east Marin Island.
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Don Fleming poking the 'do not land here' sign on east Marin Island.
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Pictures from the 1998/1999 Angel Island New Years Eve Campout.
Copyright © 1/1/1998 by Mike Higgins / contact
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Launching from China Camp on a BASK trip.
Copyright © 12/12/1997 by Mike Higgins / contact
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Mount Tam looking like a Japanese ink-on-rice-paper painting with the Marin Isl
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nappers distant
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more nappers
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BASKers basking on the cystern on East Brother Island
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Me, dog and Don Flemming on East Brother Island
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boat landing
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marin b/lighthouse
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diablo b/lignthouse
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down at cystern
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down at E Brother
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landing at Brother
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The 'Gonzo Bay Tour' went under the Richmond Bridge near here.
Copyright © 11/24/1996 by Mike Higgins / contact
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The old pumphouse, pier, and Richmond Bridge maintinence building:
Copyright © 8/28/1996 by Mike Higgins / contact
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The salt marshes of China Camp State Beach
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Is this the natual shoreline of San Pablo Bay at China Camp?
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Another park south of China Camp
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The rock quarry south of China Camp State Park
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Another park south of China Camp
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China Camp and Rat Rock from a distance
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The pier at China Camp State Beach
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The Sister Islands
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The intrepid kayaker in his Scupper Pro kayak in Gallinas Creek
Copyright © 3/9/1996 by Paul Higgins
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Paul paddling up Gallinas Creek
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Paul in my Frenzy kayak in Gallinas Creek
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Looking through the small arch on the north end of Red Rock Island
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Circumnavigating Red Rock Island
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West and East Brother Islands
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West Brother Island
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East Brother Island
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West Brother Island
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East Brother Island
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San Quentin to the Richmond Bridge:
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The Marin Islands themselves:
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Mansions on the Marin shore of the bay:
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The Marin Islands viewed from just under the Richmond Bridge:
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The old pumphouse, pier, and Richmond Bridge maintinence building:
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The Marin Islands themselves:
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Mansions on the Marin shore of the bay:
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The 'Gonzo Bay Tour' went under the Richmond Bridge near here.
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The old pumphouse, pier, and Richmond Bridge maintinence building:
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