Monthly Archives: October 2009

Halloween shenanigans

October 30, 2009 Or perhaps, what we do with Halloween as the excuse . . . We are tied to the dock in Beaufort, SC (pronounced differently than the one in NC . . . go figure).  Jeremy wanted to … Continue reading

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Closing in on Halloween!

October 28, 2009 At anchor in Charleston, SC, looking for the day’s first dolphins! Cruising is all about adventures, some good and some less fun.  We put-putted our way in here yesterday, past Fort Sumter and amid cries (from Julian) … Continue reading

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Approaching Charleston SC

We had a mixed run offshore yesterday. Good sailing out of Cape Fear NC yesterday morning with following wind and large swells. Then very light wind and motoring during the day. Then strengthening wind after dark – forecast to pick … Continue reading

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Underrway – offshore hop

Headed out the Cape Fear River inlet this morning to do a coastal hop. Cold front came through last night and now have NE winds. was forecast to be 15-20 kts; had a good sail out this morning, but wind … Continue reading

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Underrway – offshore hop

Headed out the Cape Fear River inlet this morning to do a coastal hop. Cold front came through last night and now have NE winds. was forecast to be 15-20 kts; had a good sail out this morning, but wind … Continue reading

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A southin’ we will go, a southin’ we will go . . .

October 24, 2009 Anchored at Carolina Beach, North Carolina We have had a few great days of sunshine and easy motoring south.  A couple of times we have been able to pull out the jib and get some help from … Continue reading

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Sailing terminology and SUNSHINE!!!!

October 19, 2009 Oriental, NC Whoo hoo!  We have made good progress south, taking advantage of those nasty cold north winds.  All of us are looking forward to the splurge at the docks in Beaufort tomorrow night, with showers and … Continue reading

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