Tag Archives: Anchoring

Whales, birds, and Supermoons

We have had two good days of long day passages under motor (we never saw winds above 5 knots).  We left Cape Elizabeth /Richmond Island at 0500 bound for Gloucester, but made good time early on and decided to head … Continue reading

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All’s well post Arthur

We had a pretty uneventful afternoon and night. The winds picked up only to 20 gusting 28. We were well sheltered and had a nice day playing games and reading. The skies cleared around 8 in the evening. This morning, … Continue reading

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Exumas: Georgetown to Norman’s Pond Cay and back.

Exumas: Georgetown to Norman’s Pond Cay and back. The Grasso’s of Boerne visited us for a few days over Easter. We Chatted and Chilled near the Chat ‘n Chill on Stocking Island, headed to Norman’s Pond Cay for a night … Continue reading

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Landrail Point

Landrail Point is on the NW corner of Crooked Island.  The anchorage is slightly north of the point and just south of Pittstown.  Most believe that Columbus anchored and landed here on his first voyage and there seems to be … Continue reading

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Why I love Roxy

Last fall, something new came into our lives.  We nicknamed her Roxy.  She is tall, a bit beamy about the hips and carries quite a bit of heft.  She is well traveled having visited many remote spots in South America, … Continue reading

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Bitten in the Bight of Acklins

After leaving Mayaguana, we sailed overnight with Ubiquitous to the Bight of Acklins.  As we arrived, we named it the world’s largest swimming pool as it is over 1,000 sq miles and generally between 3 and 10 ft deep. The … Continue reading

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Magnificent Mayaguana

  We spent four nights anchored off Mayaguana.  The first, was just anchored off Betsy Bay on the West coast since we arrived just after sunset.  Our first day was filled with clearing customs and getting cell phone coverage.  In … Continue reading

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