There will be two major additions this year to Tatoosh. One is a new foresail and the other is a replacement dinghy.New Foresail:Recall that a few years ago, I removed the over-sized genoa that came with Tatoosh; it was too big for the rig and made it hard to balance the boat. The geometry was … Continue reading Getting Ready for sailing season
The sail plan for this year has changed a lot with the tragic death of my good friend Ralph; he had planned on being the 'anchor' crew for a trip from Sidney up to Prince Rupert , Alaska, Queen Charlotte Islands and return via the West coast of Vancouver Island.Other crew would be joining for … Continue reading 2014 Trips – " the Plan"
My previous approach to sailing trips was to create separate blogs for each trip. I've created this blog for both logging trips as well as my blatherings on sailing, Tatoosh, boat tasks,etc.The photo on the top of the blog shows Tatoosh with the new paint job completed last fall , along with new lettering,etc. If … Continue reading 2014 Sailing and New Blog