Monthly Archives: April 2011

4/29/2011 – Ensenada Grande to Isla San Francisco

We got up fairly early (for us), had breakfast, got things secured and were underway at 0930. By 1000 we were well out of the bahia and had the jib hoisted and pulling us downwind. Awhile later, we hoisted the … Continue reading

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4/28/2011 – Heading north tomorrow

We’re ready to leave Ensenada Grande. We plan to head out no later than 10:00 AM tomorrow. Believe me, that will be a sacrifice for Lulu who slept until 9:30 this morning. I have been listening to Don Anderson’s weather … Continue reading

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4/27/2011 – New water filter

The morning was very calm so it seemed like a good time to tackle the water filter project. What the project consisted of was removing the old filter between our water tank and our faucets. It's proven impossible to find … Continue reading

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4/25/2011 Still anchored at Ensenada Grande

We were kind of surprised when we saw some boats pull out this morning after just spending the night. I told Lulu I couldn't imagine not spending at least a couple days here. She said she could imagine living here. … Continue reading

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4/25/2011 – So Far, So Good

This place(Ensenada Grande, Isla Partida)is great so far. Oh, we still got the coromuel winds last night, but they didn't even start to build until 10:00. By 10:00 in our previous anchorages, we were tucked in bed because that was … Continue reading

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4/24/2011 – OK, fun’s fun, but…

Last night was our 4th night in a row spent rockin' at anchor due to the seas built up by the coromuel winds. I, for one, am ready for a quiet night's sleep for a change. Last night, just to … Continue reading

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4/24/2011 – Anchored at Ensenada Grande

We got another late morning start today, but, as we didn't have very far to go, it didn't really matter that much. We got underway at about 1115 and started north. Our goal was to go up a couple of … Continue reading

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