Tremble Island (aka Turret Rock) is dead center of Nakwakto Rapids. It is said, the 20mph current causes the island to tremble. Many daring crew have landed and posted signs with the yacht names that have braved the rapids. The Wild Blue crew has no sign posters.
"East of the Nakwakto Rapids a magical world opens up" notes Don Douglass the author of Exploring Northern BC. Another notable Alaska cruise veteran Harriott Squire would likely say "Rocks and trees. Trees and rocks." We'll check it out this week and form our own opinion.
We anchored in Strachan Bay, a well protected anchorage. We had neighbors: our first in a day, their first in 7 days inside these inlets.