Sunday, September 15, 2019

We departed Cobourg at 08:00. For the next 10.5 hours, we motored on flat water, arriving at LakeShore Yacht Club at 18:30. After 3 years, 3 months we returned safely to our home club near Toronto, Ontario.

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Saturday, September 14, 2019

Saturday, September 14, 2019 With west winds forecast, we decide to spend the day in Cobourg. A very nice day, but windy. Friday, September 13, 2019 After a comfortable night on the hook, we decided to try and put the foresail back on. The wind was still blowing out of the Northeast, but we managed to get it up and furled. We departed Hungry Bay at 09:00.Later in the day, we were able to sort out what happened withe foresail. The furling line was jamming in…

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 We departed Amsterdam (Lock # 10) at 08:45.  Many Herons and Egrets can be seen on the banks of the canal.  Also, lots of eagles. Shortly after a heavy rain fall, we arrived at the village of Canajoharie ( Lock # 14) at 13:00. Tuesday, September 3, 2019 We departed Waterford (Lock #2) at 08:45.    Cruising with the mast on deck is just a little bit cumbersome. Note the placement of the cushion to prevent banging your head.   We arrived Amsterdam…

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Monday - This was our second day on a mooring at the City Island Yacht Club.In the evening, we enjoyed "Zuppa di Pesce con Linguini" at Arties on the island. "Zuppa di Pesce con Linguini" (Seafood Linguini for two). Tuesday - Today was a big day. The extra day on City Island meant that we could depart a little later at 07:30. The tidal cycle occurs ~ 1 hour later each day. Heading down the East River. Going by La Guadia. Timing the…

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Sunday, August 25, 2019.

After a noisy night on the hook, we decided to depart Port "Jeff" at 09:20. The noise was the result of a 20 knot wind blowin' out of the northeast.The northeast wind blew straight down Long Island Sound all day, resulting in 1 meter plus waves on the quarter.After a very yawing day on the water, we grabbed a mooring at the City Island Yacht Club on the lee side of the Island at 17:20.

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