First sail!

Finally got her out on the water! Sailed on Androscoggin Lake, with Levi as first mate Weather was sunny, with wind at approx. 8mph with gusts 10+ How did she do? Well, I didn’ go over, and she seemed spirited, when the wind cooperated. Managed to introduce the rudder to some rocks, only because I …

My first sailboat!

Recently towed this girl home…
Fun fact: was told it’s a 16′ O’ Day Daysailer …but not so much
So far, have not been able to identify the maker!

      • 14 ft LOA
      • 5.5 ft Beam
Sailboat

The below pics were taken in an effort to identify the maker of the boat.
So far, no one knows!

Sailboat Set2

Sail Away Part2

Well,  it’s only been 5 days since my post about my inability to sail a boat, and the quest to find one.. It’s hard to believe that I have since then, taken a first lesson sailing! On Fathers day yesterday, Levi & I went for 2 hours sailing with a fabulous instructor, on a lovely …

Sail away

As most of you know, I was in the United States Navy for 6 years. And although I know what geedunk, scuppers, and pink-bellies are, I could not hop in a 12 ft sailboat and sail it. I’ve never verbalised an official “bucket list”, but of late(past year ish), I’ve fancied myself sailing…really sailing. To …