Log #50g Across to Newfoundland

Log #50g Across to Newfoundland

St. Pierre, (a territory of France) Sept. 4, 2010 Hi Folks, We are in St. Pierre, a French territorial island here in the Gulf of St. Lawrence just off the Burin Peninsula on the south coast of Newfoundland. We would have spent another couple of days in the fiords of Newfoundland, but we ran out
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Log # 50h Fjords of Newfoundland

Log # 50h Fjords of Newfoundland

St. Pierre, Territory of France Sept. 6, 2010   Hi Folks, Happy Labour Day. I often forget that as a teacher, Labour Day was the day before school started and all the concerns and preparations for another academic year heralded the end of summer and back to the classroom. I don’t miss it at all,
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Log # 50i Death of an Outport

Log # 50i Death of an Outport

Isla Mujeres, Mexico May 6, 2013 This is a modified log, prepared just before we are to set off 700 miles across the Gulf Of Mexico for Port Aransas, Texas. We made it from Roatan Honduras  a few days ago. In Texas we will put Veleda on a flatbed truck and ship it to Bellingham
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Log #50j A treacherous passage St. Pierre to Cape Breton

Log #50j A treacherous passage St. Pierre to Cape Breton

Royal Cape Breton Yacht Club Sydney, Nova Scotia Sept. 14, 2010 Hi Folks, This is a disturbing log about a horrendous passage we had from St. Pierre to Cape Breton Island. We are fine but the boat suffered some damage. It is out of sequence and I will finish my logs of the beautiful fjords
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Log #50k Fjords of Newfoundland – 3

Log #50k Fjords of Newfoundland – 3

Royal Cape Breton Yacht Club Sydney, NS Sept. 22, 2010 Hi Folks, We’re still here, having weathered a glancing blow from hurricane Igor yesterday with rain and winds of 35 knots gusting to 40. We have had gale force winds blow through every three days or so for the past three weeks since leaving Newfoundland.
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Log #50l Fjords of Newfoundland 4

Log #50l Fjords of Newfoundland 4

Baddeck, NS Sept. 27, 2010 Hi Folks, We’re still here and probably will be for a day or three more, as the weather forecast is miserable to go down the coast towards Halifax for the next three days. An alternative that we are considering is to stay here until we settle with the insurance company
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Log #50m Fjords of Newfoundland 5

Log #50m Fjords of Newfoundland 5

East Lake Fish Camp, Orlando, Florida Dec. 11, 2010 Hi Folks, This delayed log has turned into our Christmas and Holiday Greetings and best wishes for all of you for the New Year 2011. This year of 2010 has been a very full one. We were travelling through the American South, West, and Midwest in
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Log #52c Exploring the Bras d’Or Lakes – Part 2

Log #52c Exploring the Bras d’Or Lakes – Part 2

Halifax, NS June 30, 2011 Hi Folks, We are here at the Canadian Forces Sailing Association Shearwater Yacht Club in our second day of fog. It is a friendly club and we will be going out with Veleda for its Sailpast on Dominion Day (Canada Day it is unfortunately called now) and a round McNab’s
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