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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

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!)