Low tide

The Dartmouth Higher Ferry has accepted the inevitable. After a few groundings it now takes a couple of hours off at low spring tide, thus providing extra revenue to the Lower Ferry.

higher ferry low tide

The same low tide, combined with calm weather and warm sunshine, tempted us out along the coast. We paused at Willow Cove, which is covered at high tide but today provides a rare soft landing for my canvas boat.

Willow cove

Tim P