Category Archives: Sailing

Welcome to Wind Love and Pedal Power Part II:

We spent the summer biking and sailing in and around the Puget Sound, backpacking around Mt. Rainier on the incredible Wonderland Trail, and preparing for our trip to Mexico and beyond. Our goal in this blog is to put together … Continue reading

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Gardens and Fireworks

We sailed down the Saanich Inlet to Brentwood Bay and Todd Inlet, home of the resplendent Butchart Gardens. Todd Inlet lies just a short walk from the gardens through Goland Todd Park which is a fantastic provincial park hugging the … Continue reading

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Surprise at Turn Point Lighthouse

On one final stop before we head into Canada, we anchored at Prevost Harbor on Stuart Island whose exceptionally well protected anchorage makes for a fantastic if very popular boating destination. We hiked out to the Turn Point Lighthouse on … Continue reading

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Hunting Treasure on La Isla Muerte.

So I'm sailing up in the Gulf Islands last summer and I find a strange little trader's outpost on an otherwise deserted island. Some sort of a salty sailor's traveling antique shop. Old bottles fished out of the sea, chests, … Continue reading

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Taking off. Or how to outfit for emissionless travel.

Pulling out of the Marina I am outfitted as such: Beautiful 27 foot Catalina sailboat sporting a bike rack with two road bikes and towing a two person kayak. We continue to be a pragmatic couple and our choice of … Continue reading

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