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 #62n Topolobampo to Mazatlan

Log #62n Topolobampo to Mazatlan

  Log #62n Topolobampo to Mazatlan   La Cruz, Nayarit, Mexico   March 2, 2018     On Feb. 12, we were finally ready to leave San Carlos after a delay of seven weeks for engine repairs (We returned to Veleda on Dec. 17.), and had a good forecast as the winds had turned northerly
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Log #58t North of Cape Caution

Log #58t North of Cape Caution

Log #58t North of Cape Caution-Part 2 Okanagan Falls, B.C. Nov. 9, 2014 Leaving Goose Bay Aug. 13 we motored further up the wide Rivers Inlet, able to do a bit of motor sailing with the genoa out for a couple of hours, but not enough wind to sail. Motor Sailing We are impatient, and
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Log #58s North of Cape Caution

Log #58s North of Cape Caution

Okanagan Falls, B.C. Nov. 1, 2014 Hi Folks, We are now ensconced for the winter, house sitting this beautiful 22 room mansion, including 6 bathrooms, one with a sauna, 2 two-car garages, a wine cellar, an exercise room with equipment, an upper and lower balcony/walkway extending the length of the house facing the terraced lawn
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Log List

Log List

  Log List When the home page of my site comes up, it displays my latest logs, and on the left hand section it shows my latest info and a few of my random pictures. From the latest log on display one can (from the upper right hand corner) go back to the previous log.
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About My Logs

About My Logs

About My Logs  I began to write these logs to keep friends and family in touch with us and Veleda IV as we continued our cruising lifestyle. As more people began to read them, I realized that this was a way to encourage readers to “Go ahead and live your dream”. Many people envy what
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Log #57j Back across Georgia Strait

Log #57j Back across Georgia Strait

Brazos Bend State Park, Texas, USA Nov. 25, 2013 Hi Folks, This log gets us across the Georgia Strait from the mainland side to the northern Gulf Islands. I hope you enjoy the account and the pictures. Please give me some feedback. I did not get a single response to my last log on the
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Log #57i Up to Princess Louisa Inlet

Log #57i Up to Princess Louisa Inlet

Panama City, Florida Nov. 17, 2013 Hi Folks, We are enjoying the warmer weather of Florida, having visited sailing friends in Chiefland and Fort Pierce, and Judy’s sister here in Panama City. Our leisurely trip from Toronto down here was uneventful, allowing us to spend a day in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park en
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Log #54j Belize to Guatemala

Log #54j Belize to Guatemala

Selkirk, Manitoba June 8, 2012 Hi Folks, We are here in Manitoba, to visit my grand daughter and her three children. Yes, I am a great grandfather. The trip out from Toronto has been enjoyable,visiting my sister and her family in North Bay, and my foster son and his family in Sudbury. We stopped for
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Log #15d More North Sea Gales

Log #15d More North Sea Gales

Log #15d More North Sea Gales Written at Stornoway, Outer Hebrides July 9, 2000 Covers the period May 26 to June 3, 2000 As I write this while here in Stornoway, I realize I am over a month behind in my logs, and that we have not had much good weather since leaving Helsinbørg and
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Log #14b Finally leaving England?

Log #14b Finally leaving England?

Log #14b Finally leaving England? Ramsgate, England April 18, 2000  Well, we finally left Gravesend on April 16, but not until 1230. We were ready to leave at 1000, but when I tried to start the engine, the battery died. We had been having trouble with it, but were unsure whether it was just the
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