Log #62o Mazatlan

Log #62o Mazatlan

   Log #62o MazatlanPuerto Vallarta, MexicoMarch 11, 2018 Small world! In Marina El Cid in Mazatlan we came across a familar boat, Shannon Spirit, Canadians from B.C. with whom we spent last Christmas and New Years in La Paz and have known as Ontario 32 owners, as they originally had an Ontario 32 #1 they
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Log #62p To Puerto Vallarta

Log #62p To Puerto Vallarta

Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000168 EndHTML:0000024675 StartFragment:0000000435 EndFragment:0000024658 Log #62p To Puerto Vallarta Barra de Navidad, Colima, Mexico March 19, 2018 Please see the chartlet at the end of this log for locations mentioned. After we managed to motor out of Mazatlan, this time with our mainsail hoisted, we pounded into the heavy seas for another half hour,
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Log #62l Stranded in San Carlos

Log #62l Stranded in San Carlos

Log #62l Stranded in San Carlos San Carlos, Mexico Feb. 2, 2018 Hi Folks, We are still here after over six weeks since we arrived in San Carlos on Dec. 17 with serious engine problems that I outline at the end of this attached log. We have enjoyed the area but… This my first log
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Log #62k San Carlos, Guaymas and Haulout

Log #62k San Carlos, Guaymas and Haulout

Log #62k San Carlos, Guaymas and HauloutCochrane, Ontario August 12, 2017 We had two weeks in the San Carlos area before our scheduled haulout, and so we did some gunkholing around the San Carlos – Guaymas area, exploring the many bays and craggy coastline. Bahia San Carlos by itself is a large bay with a
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Log #62j Kino and  San Carlos

Log #62j Kino and San Carlos

Toronto, ON Aug. 24, 2017 Hi Folks, This is my last sailing log until we return to Veleda in Mexico some time in December. We are down here for three presentations I am making to the Port Credit In Water Boat show this weekend. The times of my presentations have been changed to 11:00 am
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Log #62i Santa Rosalia and across the Sea of Cortez to Kino

Log #62i Santa Rosalia and across the Sea of Cortez to Kino

Log #62i Santa Rosalia and across the Sea of Cortez to Kino Elliot Lake, Ontario July 13, 2017 Hi Folks, It has been a long time since my last log of sailing in the Sea of Cortez. This log gets us across the Sea of Cortez to the mainland side as shown in the chartlet
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Log #62g To Puerto Escondido

Log #62g To Puerto Escondido

Log #62g To Puerto Escondido Monticello, Indiana, USA March 28, 2017 Hi Folks, We are on our way back to Ontario, currently here in our trailer in a Walmart parking lot in Indiana. We put Veleda on the hard in San Carlos on March 15, and on March 17 took the Yukon back to Rusty’s
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Log #62f to San Evaristo

Log #62f to San Evaristo

At anchor in Bahia San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico March 9, 2017 Hi Folks, We are still in San Carlos, at anchor out in the bay, getting ready for haulout on Wednesday the 15th. We have our Yukon down here now, and will use it to return to Rusty’s RV Ranch in New Mexico where we
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Log #62e La Paz for Christmas

Log #62e La Paz for Christmas

Log #62e La Paz for Christmas San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico March 2, 2017 Hi Folks, We are still gunkholing around San Carlos and Guaymas (pronounced “why mas”). The weather is warm, but we have had some heavy winds. We went up to Rusty’s RV ranch in New Mexico a few days ago to get our
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Log #62d Up the inside of the Baja

Log #62d Up the inside of the Baja

Log #62d Up the inside of the Baja Puerto Escondido, BCS, Mexico Jan. 29, 2017   The passage from Puerto Los Cabos to LosFrailes was a short 28 mile trip, starting out with light SE winds that turned to stronger north force 4 to 6 (10 to 25 knots) into the afternoon, pounding into steep
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