When asked what publications they've found most useful on their cruises north to the Broughtons, the Queen Charlottes, and beyond to Alaska, our members came up with this list.
We share this list with you.
Books - Narratives
Curve of Time, M. Wylie Blanchet....outstanding
Full Moon, Flood Tide, Bill Proctor & Yvonne Maximchuk
Grizzlies In Their Backyard, Beth Day
Journeys through the Inside Passage, Joe Upton
Williwaw!, Tom Bodet
Books - Guides
Cruising Beyond Desolation Sound, John Chappell
Cruising the Secret Coast - Unexplored Anchorages on British Columbia's Inside Passage, Jennifer and James Hamilton.
All the books by Don and Reanne Hemingway Douglass. "We found their anchorage diagrams most helpful and ventured into many places we might not have otherwise. There are guides for southern BC, northern BC, the west side of Vancouver Island, the inside passage and southeast AK. We had them all on the boat."
The Waggoner Cruising Guide - the best, annually updated guide to cruising the PNW, all the way to Alaska.
Northwest Boat Travel - Also covers SE Alaska north of Ketchikan, which Waggoner does not.
Hiking Trails for Boaters in Coastal British Columbia and Alaska We've found it to be really useful.
Fine-Edge Publications - Invaluable cruising guides.
SpeedSeal Quick removal cover for your engine's impeller.
Killer Filters Don't want Giardia? How about other cysts or infections? Well this filter stops 'em all!