items tagged with Cap Sante

March 30, 2011

Diving for dollars

I’m not certain, because the subject of this photo disappeared under water just after I hit the shutter, but I’m guessing this is a professional diver doing the kind of underwater work most boat owners cannot do. The pleasure boat … Continue reading

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February 19, 2011

Cap Sante crowd

A fully exposed Mt. Baker is like a calling card to the city’s popular viewpoint, Cap Sante. There were a dozen or so people gathered Friday afternoon when I arrived with camera in hand. If Friday’s sunshine was nice, the … Continue reading

January 6, 2011

Winter light

Long winter days can pose a challenge in the area of attitude, but this season also brings many beautiful days and many scenes bathed in light against dark backgrounds. Featured here is the commercial vessel “Showboat” at Cap Sante Boat … Continue reading

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December 29, 2010

Old view

I shot this photo from Cap Sante in the Eighties. Reference points include Washington Federal Savings and Safeway. Some shoreline properties have been demolished, others constructed since this photo. There are no longer covered boathouses at Cap Sante Boat Haven, … Continue reading

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October 21, 2010

Shoreline addition

Exterior work on the Anthony’s Restaurant in downtown Anacortes is well underway. Lots of glass on the east side of the restaurant will bring Cap Sante Boat Haven right into the dining area. A January 2011 opening is planned.

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October 6, 2010

Fall shadows

Some days call for a jacket, but there have still been a number of beautiful fall days here in Anacortes. Pictured here is a visitor to Cap Sante Boat Haven.

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September 21, 2010

September hues

On many days, fall colors transition from blues and greens to silvers, grays and blacks. This photo was taken from a residential street on Cap Sante.

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July 14, 2010

Morning snack

Some of the six deer I spotted this morning were in the shadows, some in the sunlight as they moved into the trees after munching on treats provided by a Cap Sante resident. Outside the frame of this photo is … Continue reading

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June 11, 2010

Tour guide

Any Fidalgo Island tour guide worth his or her salt includes Cap Sante and its sweeping views. This tour guide points east.

May 18, 2010


Returning home to Cap Sante Boat Haven is the sailboat “Shackles,” docking Sunday as the Waterfront Festival was in full swing on shore.

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April 30, 2010

Boat Haven beckons

The Port of Anacortes has extended an invitation to a day of celebratory activities Saturday, May 1 in recognition of the opening of the 2010 Boating Season. Activities begin at noon at Cap Sante Boat Haven, a beautiful downtown marina … Continue reading

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August 28, 2009

Cap Sante

Cap Sante, one of the most popular tourist attractons in the city, serves as home to several hundred people. Some Cap Sante residents live on beautiful shoreline properties.

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