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.)



Friday, December 9, 2011

Still at anchor in Bahia Santa Maria

We are so enjoying this nice bay that we are finding it hard to leave. Good fishing (yes Jim finally caught a fish!), great hiking, pretty warm water, good snorkeling, and nice people. But we are thinking it is getting time to move on. Probably Sunday or so we'll head south for Cabo San Lucas.

Sent via our ham radio

2 comments:

  1. I sure enjoy reading your posts. Can't wait to see pictures!

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