Pearl has had a nice little dingy/outboard combo for a while — a Honda 5hp outboard with a West Marine PVC inflatable with a slatted floor. It’a a great combo if you are just trying to get to the dock or to go ashore for the evening, sort Continue reading ...!
For those of you who haven’t met Harley, he’s my dog, a Lab x Pointer, who weighs in at around 90lbs. In my mind, Harley is a an expensive poop generator who only rivals the boat in terms of being the source of costly repairs. Most people Continue reading ...!
The Marina at which Pearl is located has a bunch of different kinds of fish — typically very large Tarpon. Recently, there have been several bull sharks that have shown up, along with Eagle Rays.
Here’s some footage of some of the local f Continue reading ...!
It’s going to be a pretty long hike back from Portland, OR to Key West, FL. We are about 10 days late on our departure — I feel like I’m stuck in groundhog day. The first leg looks like a straight shot to Atlanta, GA. Stay tuned for Continue reading ...!
Back again after a long silence …
Hurricane season in the Caribbean seems to be open. Tropical storm Andrea is spooled up and running. Fortunately, it’s north and west of Key West.Time to bug out of Portland and batten down the hatches.
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