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Valley Cove 2014 and a Coast Guard story

We have been anchored in Valley Cove since Thursday and love it as much as we did last year.   We’ve kayaked and paddled the SUP board.  We’ve hiked up to Flying Mountain to the south.  At 269′, I’m not sure … Continue reading

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Long Island

In Somes sound, we picked up a stowaway, a longtime friend, Wendy.  With Wendy and SV Blue Raven, we headed a bit offshore to Long Island for lobsters and a bit of hiking.  Most of the island is owned by … Continue reading

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Hiking El Yunque

In the few hours between grandparent visits, we had a nice hike in El Yunque.  We started out around 2,400 ft and hiked to Mt Britton at 3,087 ft.  Then after a wrong turn that took us down quite a … Continue reading

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Hiking to the source, Nevis

Our favorite part of the time on Nevis was the hike to the “Source,”  A water source for part of the island.  Apparently, it was mentioned on charts of the island back in the 1600s. Much of the trail is … Continue reading

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Hassel Island

We  went to Hassel Island and saw the marine railroad.  We also saw Shipley’s Battery and some officers’ quarters.  We saw some really old glass.  It was a shiny blue. Last Sunday we went hiking on Hassel Island before we … Continue reading

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Tracy’s Cousin and fiance are here.  We spent two nights in Lameshur Bay before moving over to Salt Pond Bay at the SE corner of St. John today.  Lameshur Bay offered a lot of snorkeling and good hiking. Yesterday we … Continue reading

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