San Juans Flotilla dates changed

Join us for a trip to the San Juan Islands the 3rd week of September.  The kids are back in school, so the anchorages should be less crowded, and more dock space should be available.  The weather is usually beautiful this time of year in the Pacific NW!

Returning to WA from the Sea of Cortez

Bob and Kris have had quite an adventure in the Sea of Cortez visiting villages, towns, and park anchorages.  We’ve fished, hiked, sailed, and eaten our way from La Paz to Bahia Concepcion and back.  We are ready to return to WA to enjoy the spectacular NW cruising grounds with you!

New Adventures – Cruising to Mexico

Bob & Kris left in Aug 2017 from Seattle to voyage down the West Coast!  All of the towns & anchorages are interesting, but our favorites were Noyo/Ft Bragg, Morro Bay, and La Paz.  We are going to explore the Sea of Cortez before coming back to WA for the […]

Adding to the Fleet

In 2017 we purchased a Tolly 48 powerboat which we started fixing up for the 2018 summer flotilla season.  “Wanda Mae” will be a nice platform for a shared meal or drinks with participants.

Seattle Boat Show Jan 27-Feb 4, 2017

We will have a booth on the concourse level (#2202) in the CenturyLink Field Event Center during the Seattle Boat Show, Indoors + Afloat    Come visit us and sign up for a chance to win one of three hand-held VHF radios!  If you don’t like your odds, you may purchase one for […]

Excellent Desolation Sound Adventure

The participants in our Desolation Sound adventure enjoyed exceptional weather, agreeable winds, beautiful scenery, and nice companionship.  Everybody learned quite a bit about their boats, from navigation to anchoring & rafting to dinghy capabilities.

Fishing in Canada

If you intend to fish by line, trap, hand-gathering or any other method of collecting sea life, you must obtain a license from Canadian Fisheries.  This is easily done on-line using the following web site: For non-residients the fee is $106.05 CAN for an annual license.  It is possible […]

Pre-trip Boat Check-ups & Safety Requirements

After we return from some R & R in the sun, we would like to schedule pre-trip boat check-ups in late April/early May for those joining us on flotillas this summer.  Now would be a good time to make sure you have up to date flares, the correct number of properly-sized life jackets, […]

Customer suggestion 2

We have had several people suggest that we add 1 or 2 week-long roundtrip cruises out of Anacortes to the San Juan & Gulf Islands.  If you are interested in such a trip scheduled in late May, early June, or early Sept instead of the trips listed on the main […]