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About trawlercat

Retired and now moving on from the cruising life jeeps, adventure bike, gardening, and travel. Always in search of the next great adventure!

2017 Year in Review

Ralph’s 2017 year in review OR how to write a quick year in review? First, start out by looking at pictures you took in 2017. The landscape ones are just too hard for others to really see the adventure. Pick … Continue reading

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59 Willys Jeep V8 project

Sharing some before and after photos before the history lesson is long forgotten.  This 59 Willy’s jeep project is still a work in progress but, as of today she starts right up, has a new crate Chevy 350 V8, automatic, … Continue reading

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Adventure Motorcycle British Columbia Back Country Ride

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San Ignacio Whale Watching Trip

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Road Warriors Baja Road Trip – 2017

Subject:  Road Warriors Road Trip Baja – February 2017 This year I turn 62 and since I don’t have to work within the confines of vacation time I decided to take a little trip down baja way – to see … Continue reading

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My 1945 MB Jeep

Subject:  My WWII 1945 Jeep My new to me 1945 WWII MB Jeep roughly two months ago went straight from a previous owners garage to Norco Automotive to sort out fuel problem issues.  Today is the first day I was … Continue reading

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Baja Bash Update 3/28/17

More to follow soon but, for now sitting at a restaurant called Tortuga, in Bahia Tortuga.  Yes, we now have wifi and if my crew can stop talking I might be able to concentrate long enough to crank out a … Continue reading

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Baja Road trip 020817

Two motorcycle riders lost their lives; one here and the other a few hundred meters away.  One an American, the other a local, 12 years apart. This is the road the baja 500 and 1000 travels through.  The reason this … Continue reading

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’59 Willy’s Project Update V1.0

59 Willy’s V8 project is to modernize this jeep by adding power brakes, comfortable and safe seats, and an Army green paint job.
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My 2016 year in review

My 2016 Year in Review Last year from Halloween to New Years day I was extremely happy and content living aboard our boat, the Western Flyer, berthed in La Paz, Baja.  …… And then the extreme heat started and then … Continue reading

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