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Here’s a not so quick introduction to where we live

Here’s a not so quick introduction to where we live

So Where In the World Is Sleepy Bay, Rivers Inlet?

So Where In the World Is Sleepy Bay, Rivers Inlet?

Right here

Right here

We are: 89 km north of Port Hardy – our closest “town” 220 km

We are: 89 km north of Port Hardy – our closest “town” 220 km northwest of Vancouver 3819 km west northwest of Ottawa AND 4958 km due west of Rivers Inlet is, not Japan, But Utashud, Siberia

A Picture of our bay – the back part of Sleepy Bay

A Picture of our bay – the back part of Sleepy Bay

Boat house House Generator Lodge Guest Cabins Gus’s Cabin Guest Boats Gandalf and another

Boat house House Generator Lodge Guest Cabins Gus’s Cabin Guest Boats Gandalf and another shot. Here are the “parts” of the Lodge

Moses Hardy At the head of the Inlet is the First Nations Village of

Moses Hardy At the head of the Inlet is the First Nations Village of Oweekano Rivers Inlet is here There also two other inlets that go off Rivers Inlet

Here is where our closest neighbours are Dawson’s Landing Rob, Nola, Amber & Crystal

Here is where our closest neighbours are Dawson’s Landing Rob, Nola, Amber & Crystal O Buck’s Camp (Finn Bay) Art & Shelly Sleepy Bay (Us) O Cooper’s Cove x (Mc. Gee Channel) O O Richard & Sheila Robin’s Nest (Sunshine Bay) Robin, Sarah & Charlotte

Not all the names we use are on the chart. Some are local names.

Not all the names we use are on the chart. Some are local names. Here is where they are: Klaquaek Channel is locally know as “The Lake”. In any wind other than a SW one, this area is calm like a mirror

This pass is know as “Slaughter Alley”. Local legend has it that one band

This pass is know as “Slaughter Alley”. Local legend has it that one band of Natives massacred another in this spot.

Boaters know this area as Fury Cove as it is behind Fury Island. Locals

Boaters know this area as Fury Cove as it is behind Fury Island. Locals call this area “Clam Beach” – do I really have to tell why?

And at the back of Magee Channel is Cooper’s Cove, ‘cause that’s where they

And at the back of Magee Channel is Cooper’s Cove, ‘cause that’s where they live.

And now the Cast of Characters

And now the Cast of Characters

Robin Sarah Charlotte

Robin Sarah Charlotte

Nola Crystal & Amber

Nola Crystal & Amber

Richard & Sheila

Richard & Sheila

Roxie Ballou The Lodge Cats Miss Kitty

Roxie Ballou The Lodge Cats Miss Kitty

Our Vehicles Dove our work boat. Called Dove as it looks like a bar

Our Vehicles Dove our work boat. Called Dove as it looks like a bar of soap Pip Our crew boat. The Rivers Inlet equivalent of a family sedan

This is our supply tug & barge, The Gulf Ranger, delivering our groceries. She’s

This is our supply tug & barge, The Gulf Ranger, delivering our groceries. She’s too big to get into the Lodge, so drops the groceries on the Airport float. The planes bringing in the guests can’t get to the Lodge either, so drops & picks them up from this float.

And Now Just Some Scenery

And Now Just Some Scenery

Clam Beach – the sand looks so white because it isn’t sand, its ground

Clam Beach – the sand looks so white because it isn’t sand, its ground shells. Most of the beaches around here are shell beaches.

This is just in behind Clam Beach. The Island in the background is Calvert

This is just in behind Clam Beach. The Island in the background is Calvert Isl.

The first guest of the Season

The first guest of the Season

The second guest

The second guest

A Pine Marten making a quick exit Janice had to be quick with the

A Pine Marten making a quick exit Janice had to be quick with the camera to catch him/her

The Lodge from the bay

The Lodge from the bay

The bay from the Lodge. You can just see the Airport float in the

The bay from the Lodge. You can just see the Airport float in the background

It does snow here

It does snow here

What a cool bird - brrrrr.

What a cool bird - brrrrr.

But mostly it is just beautiful

But mostly it is just beautiful

So Long

So Long