Photo Gallery Wet weather on the West Coast Morning Light in the Inside Passage Kayaking in Clayoquot Sound Fragile Waterways Bubble-netting humpback whales in front of Gil Island (Great Bear Rainforest) Rain. Who cares? Rebecca and Leo Happy in the kayaks A fraction of the gear Ready for the water! Brown Bear in Southeast Alaska Purple Star Fish (Pisaster Ochraceus) on Quadra Island Ready to launch off from Decourcy Island, once of the Gulf Islands Evening paddle from Salt Spring Island Lunch time? Brown Bear in Southeast Alaska. Image taken with telephoto lens and cropped.