Monthly Archives: October 2012

Update from Annapolis, Monday Oct 29th 13:00

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Getting Ready for Sandy, Sunday, Oct 26th, 20:00

Thanks to everyone that has called, texted and emailed to inquire about how we’re doing! We are in Annapolis at a helix mooring off City Dock. We took down sails yesterday and plan to take down Bimini and dodger today … Continue reading

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Gratitude to Annapolis, Oct 25th….with an eye on Sandy!

We left the mooring at 09:20 this am…it was hard to get up after all those oysters !…. to cloudy and overcast skies with calm seas. The Chesapeake was deserted except for this tall ship…with a pink hull! I’ve seen … Continue reading

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To Graditude – Rock Hall, MD Oct 23-24th

We cast off at 09:25 in calm waters and winds. There was not a ripple in the water save our wake. The cockpit was warm and the aroma of brewing coffee seeped it’s way to the helm. As we retraced … Continue reading

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Georgetown Yacht Basin on the Sassafras River, Sat-Mon, Oct 20-22nd

On Saturday we departed at 08:15, for a 25 mile journey, motoring west to the end of the C&D Canal into the Chesapeake with a slight .5 kt current against us. Skies were clear, the water calm and “Thistle” not … Continue reading

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Chesapeake City, Fri. Oct 19th

After a restful night it was time to play on land! The morning was cloudy with some showers that cleared up by noon and we were off to explore the area. On our way to shore we stopped to chat … Continue reading

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Saying Good Bye to Atlantic Highlands- Wed/Thurs, Oct 16th-17th

Our extended stay in Atlantic Highlands was so enjoyable it was difficult to leave; but, with a forecast of a light NW wind and calm seas, it was time to move on! We departed at first light with 2 other … Continue reading

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