Catamaran Sailing and Cruising in Hawaii
Sunday, June 1, 2008
Carllie: It was great to be all settled in to
a lovely bay where we could swim again. The water is so clear, and so warm that
swimming is a pleasure, and we immediately established a daily routine of swimming
Thursday May 1, 2008
Garett: We walked over to Hulopo'e beach for one last swim
and body "whumping." The waves had abated somewhat and so it wasn't
quite as wild as yesterday. We still had had some interesting tumbles. Casey's
head over heels was particularly impressive.
April 2008 - Cruising in Maui
Tuesday, April 1, 2008
Today we drove all the way around the island to to Wapia, Kona,
Honkauka Harbor, on the Kona Coast, and just as night fell began driving the
Saddle Road back to Hilo. It was an interesting exploration, and we were very
First Ocean Crossing to Hawaii - March 2008
in a 32-foot Sailing Catamaran
The following is our pre-trip preparation and our offshore
voyage log for trip to Hawaii
January 16, 2008 - 6 weeks to go
Garett: We are starting to get
mentally ready as well as doing a whole bunch of maintenance and...
March 2008 - Catamaran Sailing - Crossing to Hawaii
Saturday March 1, 2008 - The night before
leaving for Hawaii
Hello everyone! It is now 6 p.m. and we are all
packed up and ready for our trip to Hawaii. We leave at 7 am tomorrow morning.
The last 6 weeks have just flew by as we prepared
February 2008 - Catamaran Sailing Cruising in the Sea of Cortez
Tuesday January 29, 2008 to Wednesday February 6, 2008
Garett (edited and with spicy add-ons by Carllie): With
our new rudders installed we finally left town late on Tuesday and made
our way just e...
January 2008 - Catamaran Sailing Cruising in the Sea of Cortez
Tuesday January 1, 2008
We did one last trip to the big grocery store, C-C-C, planning
to be ready to go tomorrow when the north wind would die down.
Carllie found some nori at the store, and then found some t...
December 2007 - Catamaran Sailing Cruising in the Sea of Cortez
Saturday December 1, 2007
Carllie: Can it already be December? With the south wind giving
us a break and the rain stopping to make way for sun, we motored to shore and
I did three weeks' worth of laundry in...
November 2007 - Catamaran Sailing Cruising in the Sea of Cortez
Thursday November 1, 2007
Today we motored over to east bight of East Bay. We didn't
go for a hike today but did go ashore to burn some garbage.
Sometimes the resident seagulls filled the air at our primary
Monday October 1, 2007
Yesterday we motored the 15 miles from Guaymas harbor to San
Carlos. It sure felt good to be on the water and traveling somewhere again after
being land-bound for five months. The winds were quite light so we didn't really
do much sailing but we could feel that the motio...