Powell River Books Blog

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Country:Canada
State/Province:British Columbia
Location:Powell River

The Powell River Books Blog features posts about off-the-grid living in a float cabin on Powell Lake in Coastal BC, outdoors activities and the Coastal BC series of books written by Wayne J. Lutz.



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Right now with so much time indoors, reading is a great escape. Here are three Kindle ebooks to whisk you away, even to the future.Pick one or all, they're FREE from April 9-13. And you don't have to own a Kindle to enjoy them. Just get a free Kind...

Euclid Park near Lake Whatcom in Bellingham.Wayne and I are practicing social distancing. If we cross the Canadian border to return to Powell River, self-isolation for fourteen days is required.  We don't have COVID-19 symptoms, so we are stayin...

Have you wondered about what life would be like if you had taken a different path in your youth?Books like Gumboot Girls and now Dancing in Gumboots make me think? Both are anthologies of memoir vignettes by women who moved to Coastal BC in the 60s a...

Cedar boards heading up the lake.This is the second post about replacing the cedar deck at our float cabin. In the previous post, I gave you a little history about how our good friend John built our cabin's foundation and deck.If you missed it, scrol...

Spring 2018 before pressure washing.My last post was about major maintenance and improvement projects we've done at the float cabin over the last two decades. I left off our most recent one so you can see it in perspective.Just like any home, it's on...

Our cabin at the wall of Hole in the Wall.Our float cabin at Hole in the Wall on Powell Lake, BC, was built in 1997 by our good friend John. He has an extraordinary talent for lashing together cedar log floats and building cabins from the waterline...

fromWayne and Margy andPowell River BooksPowellRiverBooks.comWayne and I wish you a very Happy New Year.  This year we'll be ringing it in up the lake in our float cabin home. That's a fun way to end a great year and welcome a new one with lots...