Here you will find tales of voyages past and present on our trusty Pacific Seacraft Dana 24, "Sockdolager," from Port Townsend, Washington, USA. In 2009 we sailed north from Puget Sound up the west coast of Vancouver Island to the Queen Charlotte Islands (now called Haida Gwaii.) In 2010 we went back to the west coast of Vancouver Island. In July 2011 we left the Northwest, and in March 2012 we crossed the Pacific to French Polynesia, then on to the Cooks, Niue and Tonga. We spent several months in New Zealand, and in May 2013 loaded the boat (and ourselves) on a container ship for San Francisco. In June and July 2013 we sailed north along the California, Oregon and Washington coasts, and in August we arrived home. In October 2016 Sockdolager found new owners, and we are now enjoying Raven, a unique wooden 29' powerboat. Plans are to head north. We hope you enjoy reading about our adventures as much as we enjoy having them. (And there will be more.)



Saturday, December 17, 2011

Our Route So Far


1 comment:

  1. Warmish and sunny here in CO today. At least the ice on my roof is melting finally. Cut two Christmas trees from John's property - one for me and one for my daughter. Pizza tonight and watching South Park via the internet (I have a cold and John has saved me from cooking).

    Snow in the forecast Mon, Weds, Thurs. It looks like we will be having a white Christmas here! Love hearing about your travels - thanks for sharing! We'll point our glasses south on Christmas Eve and toast you two down there in Mexico. Feliz Navidad!

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