Saturday, 9 December 2017






     I launched the scoot and hauled my boat out of the water today.  The first signs of ice are appearing along the shore.  There is about 10" of snow on the ground.  The water is still very high.  Taken Dec.9/17

Saturday, 8 April 2017

 The ice on Kineras Bay is breaking up and drifting away.  I saw three boats cross the channel this afternoon.  Taken Apr.8/17

Friday, 7 April 2017

Todays satellite photo shows a big reduction of ice.  Taken Apr.7/`7

Photo taken Apr.2/17

https://coastwatch.glerl.noaa.gov/modis/modis.php?region=h&page=2
 The ice is breaking up on Kineras Bay.  taken Apr.7/17


Wednesday, 5 April 2017

I took these pictures on my return trip to Kineras Bay.   Looking north across the harbour towards Sloop Is.  Taken Apr.5/17


 Ice free at Glen Burney   taken Apr.5/17
 This is at the east entrance to Five Mile Bay.  Taken Apr.5/17


Looking across Five Mile Bay toward Dunroe Is.  This ice is 2" candle ice that will be gone tomorrow.  The scoot broke through the whole way across.  Taken Apr.5/17



 The ospreys are back.
 Milton Is.
 The entrance to Seven Mile Bay.  This is 2" candle ice.  Taken Apr.5/17

This is Kineras Bay.  The ice is soft white ice that will be gone in about 3 days.  Taken Apr.5/17

Sunday, 2 April 2017

 Still lots of snow in the bush along my snowmobile trail.  Taken Apr.2/17


 The ice is still thick in Kineras Bay.  Taken Apr.2/17


Thursday, 30 March 2017

 Building Docks on the ice of Kineras Bay.  The ice here is 14" thick.  Many back bays and marinas still have thick ice.  Taken Mar.29/17
Thin ice on Seven Mile Bay.
 I found 6" of soft white ice in the middle of Five Mile bay.  This will be gone in less than a week.  Taken Mar.30/17
 Maunchip Is. Seven Mile Bay.  Taken Mar.30/17


Friday, 17 March 2017

I was into town by scoot today.  These pictures were taken on the trip back out to Kineras Bay.
 Glen Burney Marina
 Two Mile Narrows
 A pressure crack at the entrance to Five Mile Bay
 Ice pushed up on shore all the way along Parry Is. and Isabel Is.
 Looking west on Five Mile Bay
 Dunroe Is.
The osprey nest.
 Approaching Milton Is.


 McLaren Is.


 Approaching Seven Mile Narrows.


 Craganmor Pt. Resort   taken Mar.17/17