Monthly Archives: November 2010

11/26/10-Hoffman’s Cay

We began the day with some leftover stuffing, always a great start to a day. We met at the Gualby for a Flotilla meeting, we had to decide how to time both Meghan and our flights home for weddings. Meghan … Continue reading

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11/25/10-Thanksgiving at Hoffman’s Cay

Happy Thanksgiving! Bryan, Conor, & I went spearfishing around the islands near our anchorage while the girls stayed home and cooked/drank (or was it drank/cooked?). Frank edited some video and explored the island some more. The spearfishing was tough at … Continue reading

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11/24/10-Hoffman’s Cay

Despite the delicious dinner, we didn’t have a great sleep last night. The waves weren’t bad, but the wind hit the rigging at just the right angle to make an annoying hum. I went hunting for a little bit with … Continue reading

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11/23/10-En Route to Hoffman’s Cay

Like we assumed, we had a great nights sleep thanks to the protection of our anchorage. We all pulled up anchor early and set out for Hoffman’s Cay. We motored till we were far enough east of Great Harbour to … Continue reading

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11/22/10 Monday-Great Harbour Cay Marina

We want to give a big shout out to Aunt Kathy aka Aunt Nurse Faffy. HAPPY BIRTHDAY! We hope you have an awesome day! Please know the crew of the Salty Dog is drinking plenty of Ole Nassau in your … Continue reading

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Sunday 11/21/2010 – Great Harbour Cay

sugarloaf caves from salty dog on Vimeo. Today we awoke to rain coming into our hatches. Because we sleep with all the hatches and ports open at night in order to bring in as much breeze as we can, Shannon … Continue reading

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Saturday 11/20/2010 – Great Harbour Cay Marina

We woke up to the Marina’s satellite radio which always seems to be set to the worst channels. It alternates between terrible hip hop and contemporary singers and songwriters, at least that’s what it seems like. If you do hear … Continue reading

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Friday 11/19/2010 -Great Harbour Cay Marina-

This morning I woke up to see both the Gualby and the other catamaran from the night before, visibly in the deeper waters downwind of where I saw them last. I immediately figured they were dragging and began hailing them … Continue reading

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Thursday- 11/18/2010 -Tongue of the Ocean to Great Harbour Cay-

This morning we woke up and the wind had of course died way down. It was still probably around 7-8 knots. Conor hailed me on the radio telling me that he was ready to go look for the anchor (now … Continue reading

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Wednesday 11/17/2010 – Honeymoon Harbor to the Tongue of the Ocean

Wednesday morning we woke up ready for our Great Bahama Banks Passage. I insisted that my brave crew ready the boat for sailing before the previous nights drinking/rummy game. It was not fun at the time, but we were all … Continue reading

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