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Trip Report - Granite Bay - 8 July 2015

A group of six paddlers enjoyed perfect conditions for a tour around Kanish Bay on July 8th. The smokey atmosphere had cleared and we could enjoy the view across the Inside Passage. 175 more words

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Trip Report - Surge Narrows - 3 July 2015

We had a group of 10 for this outing on a hot, sunny and very windy day. Of the ten, five had never been on a hike with the QIOC and the ages spanned more than 50 years. 186 more words

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Trip Report - Kayaking Carrington Bay - 23-25 June 2015

We took the first ferry to Cortes, drove to Sea Vista to launch our kayaks with our camping equipment. We paddled through Plunger Passage, past Coulter Bay, into the Sutil Channel and onto Carrington Bay. 344 more words

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Trip Report - Mt. Becher - 17 June 2015

After an early start on Wednesday June 17th, five members of the Quadra Island Outdoor Club safely summitted Mt Becher.  Members on outing included two members of the executive committee, Debbie Quigg, Chair and Norris Weimer, Webmaster as well as members at large; Kathy Sales, Kathryn Manry 1st leader, and Mark Zimmerman 2nd leader. 218 more words

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New Hampshire: Franconia Ridge Trail

Just got back from New Hampshire’s famous Franconia Ridge Loop and it left an impression on me. I was moved by the beauty: this is hands down the most scenic hike I have ever done. 85 more words

Dmitri Komarov

Mont Orford: Camp, hike, and get out of the city!

It’s great to get out of the city, even if it’s just for 24 hours! Mont Orford is neither wild nor rugged and some would say that “mountain” is a strong word. 84 more words

Dmitri Komarov

Trip Report - South Heriot Ridge - 10 June 2015

We left a bit earlier than planned in order to beat the unusual heat. The day was sunny and breezy. The seven of us started out on the Hope Spring trail, turning left at the T-junction on top and then onto open bluffs at the south end of Heriot Ridge. 134 more words

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