Tag Archives: Los Angeles

The Clipper Route and Crazy guy

Right now I clearly see him, duct taped, and spread eagle, securely tied to the ships mast, rooftop cabin or maybe even behind this catamarans navigation station. Don’t ask which nav station, these crazy cats only come equipped with one. … Continue reading

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Final leg – Santa Barbara to Los Angeles harbor to our new slip

This expedition is almost over now.  The Western Flyer performed better than expected.   Unfortunately,  we may have possibly one broken crew member on board;  it seems as though,  he tried to keep up with the big dog last night and … Continue reading

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Route Planning V1.0 – Portland to Los Angeles, CA

Subject:  Route Planning – Portland to Los Angeles, CA Practical: passage planning from the Cruising Helmsman circa 2012 // Whilst we were cruising in Mexico, we met many fellow cruisers from North America who had simply moved from their house … Continue reading

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Victory the cruising dog

Tour the USS Iowa and you might learn about Vicky You’ll learn about Victory (sometimes called “Vicky” or “Vickey”), the dog, who joined the ship in 1943 and logged more than 200,000 miles at sea. http://www.pacificbattleship.com/page/victory On 22 February 1943, … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Adventurers’ club There is a 94 year old club in Los Angeles that is one of the best kept secrets in the Los Angeles area.   Visit this site to learn more (www.adventurersclub.org)   Hopefully,  my future cruising … Continue reading

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