Tag: sailing

Wrong Way Around – Angel Island & Yerba Buena.

Wrong Way Around – Angel Island & Yerba Buena.

Departure:  Clipper Arrival:  Clipper Distance (nm):  20 nm Engine Hours: 1 hour Crew & Guests:  Julian, Colin, Marley Weather:  Cold, Hot, Windy, Calm, the usual! Log: A low stress sail.  The tide was flooding, so the gate was out, and doing the usual counter-clockwise City -Yerba Buena - Angel Island route would have left us … Continue reading Wrong Way Around – Angel Island & Yerba Buena.

Memorial Day Dash

Memorial Day Dash

Departure:  Clipper Arrival:  Clipper Distance (nm):  18.1 nm Engine Hours: 45 mins Crew & Guests:  Julian, Colin. Weather: Pretty chilly, grey and gloomy away from Sausalito, with sustained 20+ winds, gusting 25 under the Gate and in the slot. Log:  We spent Friday night aboard, and woke up to a bunch of jobs (fixed the … Continue reading Memorial Day Dash

Plan B – The Richmond Bridge

Plan B – The Richmond Bridge

Departure:  Clipper Arrival:  Clipper Distance (nm):  25.4 nm Engine Hours:  1 hr Crew & Guests:  Julian, Colin. Weather:  Warm and sunny - dense fog through the Gate - and hung around all day. Log:  A great weekend on the boat in total.  We arrived on a warm Friday evening, and put the jib on after … Continue reading Plan B – The Richmond Bridge

The historic launching of the Matthew Turner (we missed it!)

The historic launching of the Matthew Turner (we missed it!)

Departure:  Clipper Arrival:  Clipper  Distance (nm):  23.5 Engine Hours:  1.25 Crew & Guests:  Julian, Colin, Marley Weather:  Sunny, good wind (light behind Angel Island) Log:  Awoke on board to sunny blue skies and warm breezes. IT'S SAILING time . Even better its sailing time in shorts and tshirts!  😄No plans except to enjoy the sun, … Continue reading The historic launching of the Matthew Turner (we missed it!)

“Then they tried to kill me” with Tyler and Kassandra

“Then they tried to kill me” with Tyler and Kassandra

Departure:  Clipper Arrival:  Clipper (via Ayala Cove) Distance (nm):  20.9 Engine Hours:  1.25 Crew & Guests:  Julian, Colin, Tyler & Kassandra Weather:  Sunny, and variable wind to 20+. Log:  In an effort to get Tyler a new 'sailing pic' to replace his now years old current Facebook profile photo, we headed to the boat with … Continue reading “Then they tried to kill me” with Tyler and Kassandra

Trip out (& fuel-up) with David

Trip out (& fuel-up) with David

Departure:  Clipper Yacht Harbor Arrival:  Clipper Yacht Harbor (via the fuel dock) Distance (nm):  14.4 Engine Hours:  45 mins Crew & Guests:  Julian & Colin, David Tucker, and Marley Weather:  Winds 5-15kts, sunny Log: We spent out first night on board and David and Sarah met us at the dock at noon.  While Sarah headed … Continue reading Trip out (& fuel-up) with David