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Marine Resources 2022 Salary Survey

Airship - Circumnavigating Chichagof Island

by Laura Domela 16 Aug 10:24 PDT
Airship - Circumnavigating Chichagof Island © Laura Domela

We picked up Kevin's brother Craig in Sitka and after changing our planned route probably five times prior to his arrival due to weather (we were hoping to get out on the outside of Chichagof or Baranof), we set out back through Peril Strait, buddy boating with our friend Ralph on Rubicon. The first day we left Sitka early and made the 47nm cruise to Appleton Cove.

Airship and cruise ship Quantum of the Seas had a quick chat on the radio about passing starboard to starboard as the cruise ship approached Sitka.

After we got settled at anchor in Appleton, Kevin and Craig went out fishing and came back with a nice coho that we grilled up for dinner.

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