The following images were all taken near the same location, ~49.17665/126.05073:

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Getting ready to launch from Whalers Rock
Taken on 7/17/2009 .
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Fog bow in the middle of the socked in crossing to Vargas Island
Taken on 7/17/2009 .
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The fog clears as I approach Vargas Island
Taken on 7/17/2009 .
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That may be Blunden Island in the fog
Taken on 7/17/2009 .
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Traveling down the West coast of Vargas Island
Taken on 7/17/2009 .
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A dark forested slot in Vargas Island
Taken on 7/17/2009 .
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Rock gardening the west shore of Vargas Island
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I land to explore an official camping beach on Vargas Island
Taken on 7/17/2009 .
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The fog comes back as we start around the bottom of Vargas Island
Taken on 7/17/2009 .
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The intrepid kayaker in the fog around Vargas Island
Taken on 7/17/2009 .
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A yacht moored on the south side of Flores Island
Taken on 7/16/2009 .
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I walk through a cave on Kutkous Point
Taken on 7/16/2009 .
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I stop for a break on a beach on Kutkous Point
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I go looking for the other end of the cave I walked in on Kutkous Point
Taken on 7/16/2009 .
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Here is the other end of the cave I walked in on Kutkous Point
Taken on 7/16/2009 .
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I meet another group of kayakers on their way to Cow Bay
Taken on 7/16/2009 .
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Small rock, part of Whaler's Islet.
Taken on 7/16/2009 .
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Small rock, part of Whaler\'s Islet.
Taken on 7/16/2009 .
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Rounding Whalers Islet
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I landed on Whalers Islet to check it out
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Taken on 7/16/2009 .
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The Rest of my group caches up with me on Whalers Islet
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John Somers and Dave Harry join me on Whalers Islet
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A small arch on Bartlett Island
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Sea stars hanging on the roof of an arch at low tide
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I go rock gardening around Bartlett Island
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Don Barch joins me rock gardening around Bartlett Island
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We rock garden the rest of the way around Bartlett Island
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Don Barch paddles up a channel in Bartlett Island
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I explore a small island on the way back to camp
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The intrepid kayaker waiting for his friends on Whalers Islet
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Morning light on Vancouver island viewed from Vargas Island
Taken on 7/9/2009 .
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Packing up to leave Vargas Island
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Morning light on Vancouver island viewed from Vargas Island
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One last look at the Forest Pimevil on Vargas Island
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Kelp along the shoreline of Vargas Island
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Don Fleming paddling away from Vargas Island
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Following the north shore of Vargas Island
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Landing for a break on Vargas Island
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Crossing over to Blunden Island
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Ken Kelton rounding Blunden Island
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Rounding Blunden Island
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We swing around Clealand Island to look at the bird rookery
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Trees on a rock in the Gerrard Group of islets
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The intrepid kayaker at Clealand Island
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The intrepid kayaker rock gardening in the Gerrard Group of islets
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John Somers setting up camp on Vargas Island
Taken on 7/8/2009 .
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Our first camp on Vargas Island
Taken on 7/8/2009 .
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Campfire on Vargas Island
Taken on 7/8/2009 .
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