Toronto - Bahamas - Florida
February 01, 2010: Obviously, we have been slow to get our blog going. The weather,travel and boat fixing has kept us very busy. So here is the firstreport that covers the last two months.After two days of driving we arrived in Fernadina Beach to find theboat in excellent condition. We escaped the internal damage frommildew or critters that have affected others in previous years.After three weeks we headed south.... » read more34 posts (14595 words) 39 photos 31 comments
Crossing Lake Ontario to Oswego, NY. Erie Canal to Hudson River then to New York. To Delaware Bay/Chesapeake and to Norfolk, Virginia. Then entering the ICW at Norfolk and sout...
May 01, 2009: The crew consists of the following mates:Admiral George, Capain Peter, Sous Chef ThaiLyn and crew Beth. The boat "Shoestring" is a Hughs 48 and there lots of tasks ahead to prepare her for delivery to Nassau, where her owners live. The delivery is set for May and June 2009.Right now "Shoestring" is on the hard at Port Whitby Marina in Whitby, with the snow on the ground... » read more1 posts (190 words) 0 photos 0 comments
First loooong trip on Huck Finn
August 05, 2009: Well…. All fun things must come to an end. Time to head back toToronto. Arrived in Kingston before the big blow from some powerfullthunderstorms went through. The trip back wasn’t all that easy, withwinds almost on the nose at 22knts gusting to 32knts. So there was abit of pounding into the waves.So let’s see what I need to update you all about since the last time Iposted ... » read more15 posts (1645 words) 20 photos 0 comments