Monthly Archives: October 2009

Heading for the Highway

Heading for the Highway

Tucked in and ready to go. Fifteen minutes on the freeway and Madsu will be at her winter home beside our house.

 

Eagle Island to Starboard

Eagle Island to Starboard

Heading to Thunderbird Marina to have Madsu hauled out for the winter. She’ll be toasty warm under her sumbrella cover on the trailer, parked next to …

 

Haul Out Day

Haul Out Day

It’s always grey, and usually a lot stormier, on haul-out day. We had to push quite a few logs out of the way a the moorage …

 

Sun on the Bow

Sun on the Bow

Madsu is still sporting her doubled up lines – a series of gales last week rocked the docks at Horseshoe Bay. I had to replace a …

 

Fall in the Bay

Fall in the Bay

A sure sign of fall in Horseshoe Bay – aside from the colour of the leaves. Sewell’s has started pulling some of their rental boats out …

 

Fog in the Sound

Fog in the Sound

I was going to take advantage of the sunshine today for a bit of sailing.  I arrived at Horseshoe Bay around 11 to find not …

 

Thanksgiving Weekend

Thanksgiving Weekend

It takes a bit longer for the sun to warm things up, but still able to sail barefoot in October, pretty grand. I completely forgot my …