Photos by Tag: deception pass

September 12th, 2020

Otter at the beach

A river otter paddles at a leisurely pace, moving parallel to the beach on its way to rocks beneath Deception Pass Bridge.

September 8th, 2020

Morning on the water

Despite the distinct presence of smoke from eastern Washington wildfires, many opted to get outdoors Tuesday morning to enjoy some time on the water. The power boat pictured here passes west on Deception Pass, with Lottie and Bowman bays visible in the distance. Teen buddies gathered their fishing gear and headed for Cranberry Lake, as […]

August 27th, 2020

Fog shrouds bridge

Before developing into a full-on beautiful August day, Thursday started with cool temperatures and fog. This image taken shortly after lunch shows fog clinging stubbornly to the North Whidbey shoreline at Deception Pass.

August 23rd, 2020

Beach & tide pools

I usually opt for weekday adventures with the camera. As Friday morning pushed toward noon I shared Deception Pass beaches and Rosario tide pools with a growing number of people, including a couple of fellow photographers. What else could I expect in such a beautiful “neighborhood?”

August 19th, 2020

View from the beach

Beachwalkers pause to watch the swirling, churning waters of Deception Pass. North Beach.

August 4th, 2020

Motoring Deception Pass: 2018

Sailboat “Cutty Sark” motors past hikers on shore of Fidalgo Island at Deception Pass, winter 2018.

July 25th, 2020

Bridge from bluff looking west

Deception Pass Bridge from the east, North Whidbey bluff below Goose Rock.

July 21st, 2020

Misty morning paddle

Canada geese slide by the shore of Cranberry Lake on a misty summer morning.

July 7th, 2020

Lovely Lottie Bay

Add this hike to your to-do list of summer adventures! Lottie Bay, accessible on a well-marked trail from Bowman Bay on south Fidalgo Island. If you’re up to it, a trail offshoot leads to Lighthouse Point.

July 7th, 2020

Southwest view from Lottie Bay

View of Deception Pass from beach at Lottie Bay, south Fidalgo Island.

June 26th, 2020

Otters at the beach

I’m always excited to see a river otter. On this occasion, I came over a rise on a bluff trail to spot this family of otters on the beach below. They didn’t stay long, even though I was above them at a considerable distance. Into the water they went, swimming east toward Deception Pass.

June 8th, 2020

Morning at the pass

Deception Pass, as viewed Monday morning from a North Beach bluff trail.

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