Month: October 2015

October 29, 2015 / Travel Log

The word for mayday, the well-known sailor’s exhortation, is an anglicized phonetic form of the French, m’aidez – help me.  While mayday is reserved for only the most sever situations,…

October 18, 2015 / Travel Log

We arrived at the dock in Eureka at 8am, very tired.  On the way in we dropped a fender in the water and had to circle back to get it,…

October 12, 2015 / Travel Log

The Oregon/Washington Coast has been described as the ‘graveyard of the Pacific.’  That’s a terribly intimidating epithet and, really for our situation, not very accurate.  A long time ago, before…