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Airship | Kisameet Bay

by Laura Domela 28 Aug 2023 03:35 PDT
Kisameet Bay © Slowboat

We left Mary Cove this morning around 7am or so... exited into Finlayson Channel and pretty quickly saw some spouts over by shore.

We thought at first (through the haze) that it was humpbacks, but it was actually a pod of about six orcas... we saw their fins and the steam from their breath, but then we never saw them again. More humpbacks along the way as well, but no sign of the orcas.

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