Explore the inland ocean of one of British Columbia's most pristine wildernesses north of Desolation Sound. Travel the waterways and view the islands, mountains, historic villages and wildlife. Meet the people of the coast. Mariners and landlubbers alike will succumb to the lore of the amazing shores and inlets that comprise the Broughton Archipelago near the north end of Vancouver Island. This guide assists mariners choose the best routes, anchorages and places to stay between Desolation Sound and Port Hardy.
"A recommended guide for anyone wishing to explore British Columbia's little-travelled inside waters from the Yucultas to Port Hardy. This easy-to-use guide is packed with the latest voyage planning, anchorages, marinas, currents, winds, hazards, GPS coordinates, and safe passages. It is illustrated in full colour with informative diagrams, sketch charts and crisp photographs. North of Desolation Sound also offers invaluable insider tips from a boater who has spent most of his life travelling and writing about boats and boating in BC. A worthy successor to John Chappel's classic, Beyond Desolation Sound." - Peter A. Robson, Pacific Yachting Magazine. Broughton Island Cruising Guide is 264 pages.