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Latest Logs

61d-5 Log #61d To Haida Gwaii (7/30/2016) - Log #61d To Haida Gwaii Powell River, B.C. July 30, 2016   Hi Folks, We are back on the mainland here at Powell River and have reasonably good internet that I hope allows me to send this Log #61d. We enjoyed Haida Gwaii, and the next log or two will have more pictures of this
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61c-12 Log #61c Port McNeill to Hecate Strait (7/16/2016) - Log #61c Port McNeill to Hecate Strait Haida Gwaii, B.C. July 8, 2016 Hi Folks, We have spent two weeks on Haida Gwaii, and hopefully will be leaving tomorrow for Shearwater where I hope to send this log. I refer to Shearwater as I mentioned it in the log as we resupplied there before going
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61b-7 Log #61b To Port McNeill and life aboard (7/15/2016) - Lewis Cove, the Broughtons, B.C. July 15, 2016 Hi Folks, Attached is Log #61b to Port McNeill and Life aboard. I lost this log in my new Windows 10 but have since retrieved it. So far I have not had anyone notice that I sent Log #61a, then Log #61c without this intervening Log #61b.
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Latest Blog posts

blog-3 Living the Dream – A Comparison of Lifestyles (2/3/2016) - Living the Dream – A Comparison of Lifestyles of Liveaboard Life on a 32 foot Sailboat and Full Time in a 28 foot RV Judy and Aubrey Millard retired and sold their house in Toronto in 1998 and have been living full time in their Ontario 32 foot sailboat, or part time in the past
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2015Map2 Itinerary for Sept. to March 2015/2016 (10/11/2015) - Itinerary for Sept. to March Aubrey and Judy will put Veleda IV away for the winter on Thetis Island in the Gulf Islands of B.C. on Sept. 20th. They will then go to Vancouver where they will catch the Statendam, a Holland America Line cruise ship, for a 30 day cruise to Singapore, visiting several
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Our current location

Where are we now?

Aubrey and Judy left their trailer and Yukon in New Mexico in April to take a Holland America Line cruise ship from Fort Lauderdale around through the Panama Canal to Victoria, B.C. In late May they boarded Veleda IV for this season’s travels. After a week in Vancouver they sailed up the coast to Campbell River where they bought a used 15 hp Johnson two stroke outboard to replace one that died. On up the coast they went from Cortes Island to Port McNeill for a resupply to head further north. They then went around the infamous Cape Caution to Calvert Island and further up the B.C. coast before crossing over to Haida Gwaii (formerly known as the Queen Charlotte Islands). After ten days exploring the Haida Heritage sites they returned to explore more fjords on the mainland before heading back to Vancouver. From Vancouver they are off in August to Victoria, B.C. then across to Port Angeles in Washington State to enter the U.S., then down the west coast to spend the winter in the Mexican Baja and Central America. After that, through the Panama Canal into the Caribbean.

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