If you want to head south from Nanaimo (and south is warmer, right??), and you don’t want to go out … Continue reading Arrr! Ankerrrr like a Pirate.
If you have been following our intrepid adventurers, you may have come to the conclusion that we have been permanently … Continue reading That was a long crew meeting!
“Braesail is certified as Lloyds Class A ocean cruiser, it’s not really an icebreaker.” So what does the crew of … Continue reading Captain, we are trapped in the ice!
It was quiet on Christmas night. Maybe a little too quiet. Might have been that while the wind we found … Continue reading I’m dreaming of a white Christmas (or Boxing Day)
Hanging out over Effingham Point on Barkley Sound was a small low—not a really bad one, only about 5 millibars … Continue reading Blown into an iceberg
Braesail tied up in Anacortes, after a fairly fast, but uneventful run from Vancouver. It was easy—except for the beginning, … Continue reading And at 3:00 AM
Church services done? check! Course plotted? check! Weather as nice as it gets this time of year? check! Lines untied? … Continue reading No room at the inn???
No. We aren’t in Mexico. No again—this isn’t about mixing drinks When sailors in this neck of the woods (or … Continue reading A Margarita Cruise?
It’s been a long time—the months of COVID, a wonderful year in Sewanee, Tennessee, and two years of hard work … Continue reading Braesail is on the move again —— December, 2021