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10-12-2011 – Long Beach, CA

Friday morning we got moving in a leisurely way, with waffles, strawberries and whipped cream.  We pulled the dinghy on board and left Sausalito/San Francisco.  It’s such a pretty city!  Passing under The Bridge was once again a moving experience.  … Continue reading

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10-3-2011 San Francisco, CA

We were all ready to leave Portland right after our party, but the weather gods were not in agreement.  Although the weather in Portland was beautiful, the first of the fall weather was brewing on the sea.  We ended up … Continue reading

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8-15-2011 Returning to Portland

It turns out that quite a few people have noticed that our postings have trailed off.  It’s good to know that we’re not just speaking into the void; thanks for the feedback!  Here’s a catch-up post, and we’ll try to … Continue reading

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7/24 – Tenakee Springs, Alaska

We left Glacier Bay a bit reluctantly.  But it was time to move on to the next chapter in our journey.  Time to head south – to do some more work in Portland, and then on to Mexico.  But first, … Continue reading

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7/22 – Glacier Bay, Alaska

There aren’t enough superlatives in the English language to describe Glacier Bay.  🙂  We spent just over a week there, and had a fantastic time!  The experiences cluster into two big areas: wildlife and scenery. As we approached Glacier Bay, … Continue reading

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7-10-2011 – Tracy Arm, Alaska

Our first day’s experience with icebergs was amazing. We spent a full day in the Tracy Inlet, visiting both of the forks at its head (cleverly named North Tracy Arm & South Tracy Arm). This inlet is roughly 25 miles … Continue reading

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