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 Post subject: Going Paddleabout: The Director's Cut
Unread postPosted: Wed Feb 01, 2017 8:06 am 
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As discussed on the Royal Round thread, I'm slowly putting up versions of my WCP trip reports over on my own blog. The first chapter of my Bella Bella posting is now up, with minor rewrites and a bit of new video:

https://philiptorrens.com/2017/01/31/go ... #more-2912

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 Post subject: Re: Going Paddleabout: The Director's Cut
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Nice to revisit this in the Director's Cut version.

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With the tide low, the passage walls were festooned with plumerose anemones buttoned-up against dehydration and drooping like three-day old party balloons. Or worse.


Right. Or worse.
We called that Condom Wall

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 Post subject: Re: Going Paddleabout: The Director's Cut
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they're wrong if its only true that a picture is worth a thousand words: here a few words are worth a thousand images! and not many of them that good, heh heh.


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 Post subject: Re: Going Paddleabout: The Director's Cut
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mick_allen wrote:
they're wrong if its only true that a picture is worth a thousand words: here a few words are worth a thousand images! and not many of them that good, heh heh.


Thanks for the kind words. I'll get Chapter Two up as soon as work and time permit.

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 Post subject: Re: Going Paddleabout: The Director's Cut
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The second chapter of the "Director's Cut" is up, with slightly rewritten text and several minutes of bonus video:

http://philiptorrens.com/2017/02/15/going-paddleabout-sea-kayaking-around-bella-bella-bc-part-2/


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 Post subject: Re: Going Paddleabout: The Director's Cut
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kayakwriter wrote:
As discussed on the Royal Round thread, I'm slowly putting up versions of my WCP trip reports over on my own blog. The first chapter of my Bella Bella posting is now up, with minor rewrites and a bit of new video:

https://philiptorrens.com/2017/01/31/go ... #more-2912
Philip, do you have a link to an area map or similar?

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 Post subject: Re: Going Paddleabout: The Director's Cut
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Astoriadave wrote:
Philip, do you have a link to an area map or similar?


Here's a crude, hand-drawn layout of my route:


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 Post subject: Re: Going Paddleabout: The Director's Cut
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Part 3 of "the Director's Cut" is up on my blog.

https://philiptorrens.com/2017/03/01/go ... #more-3060

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 Post subject: Re: Going Paddleabout: The Director's Cut
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Thanks for the report, I'm enjoying the report. Currently on July 20th.
https://mappingsupport.com/p/gmap4.php? ... &z=13&t=t2

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