Little Harbor to Hopetown, Abaco, Bahamas

Getting from Little Harbor to Hopetown makes one feel like one is in a children’s story. The route from Little Harbor to Hopetown. Note that the lighter the color of the water the shallower (around 2 ft) it is. First you leave the Bight of Old Continue reading ...!

From Bimini to the Abacos — Part 4 Little Harbor

Getting from Sandy Point around the Hole in the Wall at the bottom of the Abacos and into the Sea of Abaco was the second longest ride we had made so far. It took us from Sandy Point down the Providence Channel and out into the Atlantic. This was ano Continue reading ...!

From Bimini to the Abacos — Part 3 Sandy Point

The trip from Bullocks Harbor was another crossing of sorts. We had to get across the Providence Channel. After the Straights of Florida and the gulf stream, this was another very deep body of water with very steep banks. It also had a current that c Continue reading ...!

From Bimini to the Abacos — Part 2 Bullocks Harbor

The trip from Mackey Shoals to Bullocks Harbor was pretty uneventful. We (read Lisa) caught a couple of decent sized barracuda as well as a small amberjack along the way. We also ran into a Bahamian fishing trawler trailing a line of smaller fishing Continue reading ...!

From Bimini to the Abacos — Part 1 Mackey Shoals

Having parked in Bimini for a couple of days, we took the next weather window to head for the the north eastern Abacos. This area’s reputed to be a cruising heaven, so guess what, we had to check it out. The area has great services, it’s Continue reading ...!

Crossing to Bimini: We (finally) did it

There are is a bunch of lead-up to this post that I haven’t got out yet. The bottom line is that Lisa and I have broken out of Key West, and are now in Bimini. We made our crossing on the 20th. The weather couldn’t have been better. We left our a Continue reading ...!