Oh July was a bummer. July 4th got ruined by Jim’s engine falling apart. Then our next sail with Keri got ruined by unexpected work dragging on, and on, and on… so August. We’re into August already! Where does the summer go? Every year I have these grand ambitions to more »
Its that time of year again. Time for the San Diego International Boat Show! Usually that means taking a short drive down to Jim’s marina, parking, and walking down to the Sheraton hotel marina. We’ve gone every year for quite awhile now. But I don’t think we’re going to head more »
Things I need to do before the San Diego Regatta: 0. Pick a date… probably either late June or mid-to-late July 1. Get a new house bank battery. 35ah is insufficient. 2. Get the outboard running reliably 3. Get the solar installed. 4. Buy an auto-inflating life vest. more »
January 23 – 26th at the Sunroad Resort Marina. Come see Capt. Jim and his boat, S/V HardFin exhibit the wonders of electric propulsion married to diesel. Recently tested on a trip to Catalina Island, this system proved remarkably efficient and useful for getting in and out of Avalon quietly more »
Okay, according to BouyWeather.com, the weather looks pretty good for our trip up tonight to Dana Point, and then tomorrow across to Catalina. We’re leaving around 3pm, and will motor up the coast to Dana Point. That should take awhile. Anyway, looking good!
We’re getting ready for a trip to Catalina… January 17 – 19, 2014
Yep, 12:45 today allegedly. Check it out.