Monthly Archives: April 2018

It really is a thing…

Honest.  You can Google it… Fisherman’s Elbow.  It is basically the same as tennis elbow:  A repetitive motion injury of a particular tendon.  But I have it, and it is highly annoying. In my case, it is either caused by, … Continue reading

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Here it comes!

Some pictures from the southern end of Eleuthera:     Yesterday we left the beautiful pink sand beaches at East Point and we sailed around the southern end of Eleuthera, and north along its western facing coast.  A large shallow … Continue reading

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Boarded!

We sailed out of Rock Sound this morning, for the deeper water just south of Eleuthera.  Once you get to the ocean, deep water is not far offshore.  I mean water is 2000 feet deep less than a half mile … Continue reading

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Dealing with Two Watches

A man with one watch knows what time it is. A man with two watches is never sure. So much of the art of seamanship (as opposed to the science) is sorting through and dealing with information that might be missing, … Continue reading

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A day of catching…

Cat Island and Eleuthera are separated by 20 miles of deep ocean.  Most of it half a mile deep or more.  But… there is a narrow underwater “bridge” about 80 feet below the ocean that links these two islands.  With … Continue reading

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Cat Island

Lat: 24º 33.85’N Long: 75º 38.84’W Benett’s Harbor, Cat Island, Bahamas We are anchored in the lee of Cat Island after a delightful sail down from Abaco.  As we approached through the narrow, but very deep cut of ocean that … Continue reading

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Goodbye to Abaco!

Time: 1320 local Lat: 26° 20.1’ N Log: 076° 47.3W After several weeks bouncing around the Sea of Abaco, and enjoying all the many places we stopped there, we are off exploring again. We are currently underway headed southeast toward … Continue reading

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