La Paz

After all our small adventures we made it to the anchorage Pichelinque. We have now been here for about six weeks. COVID-19 Hits


Onward to La Paz

After a couple of days at Muertos bay we headed to the next anchorage at Isla Espiritu Santo called playa Bonanza,( 24 27.195n 110 18.386w). We just stayed overnight then the next morning we headed to the Bahia de La Paz and the next anchorage at Puerto Balandra (24 19.055n 110 20.133w) a […]

Arrival after 48 hrs at sea

Well we made it to the other side, for us this is a nice bay called Ensenada de los Muertos, look it up, I don’t name the bays. We had to lay to for a couple of hours as not to arrive in the dark, we did arrive at almost first light and […]

We finally untied from the dock

A view of stone island. Our first anchorage after leaving Marina Mazatlan. We stayed here for two days to recover from all the work getting ready to put to sea and there are some things that have to be tested at sea. From here we head to the Baja Coast and an anchorage called Bahia […]

Winter update

So the 2019 marathon has come and gone and i have been remiss, and since I’ve not bloged for almost a year, and there are now many stories to tell and now sometime to blog about them. These pictures are from Stone island on the southern side of Mazatlan towards the airport (nice beach […]

Marathon day in Mazatlan

Big day for the runners of Mazatlan, but it goes past the marina so no busses for a while,but some entertaining joggers. Some miscellaneous pictures for your pleasure.

New dock box

Thanks to Glenn and Val for letting me use the wood shop to build our dock box, it turned out great and is very useful. Thanks again to the Glenn and family for the use of the wood shop


Marina WIFI from the boat

It is a great morning here a little cloudy and 22c. There is a fishing tournament on this weekend and they are on the next dock, early mornings and a big party tonight. The wifi at the marina has now started working at the boat, signal strength looks great, but then again. Some days we […]

Summer of smoke


Work, work, and more work

All is going well, Defiant08 still looks good and hopefully this week we will get the parts that broke during startup of Defiant08. Things need to be used regularly and we have not been regular. Oh well I guess it’s all part of the game.