The inlet and sound are busy with a variety of large scale Commercial Boating activities, tugs big and small, barges loaded with limestone, specialty pulp or logs, the west coast COAST GUARD fleet, and commercial fishing boats, and ocean going ships can all be seen.

the Seaspan SURVIVOR barge assisted by Seaspan’s PACER & COMMODORE tugs

The Mahatta ll can be seen often busily working

log barges loading and unloading

Coast Guard fleet touring and on exercises

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barge rebuilding the Rumble Beach Marina and Yacht Club Breakwater

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Commercial Fishing boats ply the waters in season

Photographs by Darrell McIntosh

FEATURE PHOTOGRAPH by Darrell McIntosh, Painting by Lore Kristiansen