Deer Harbor, Orcas Island – Cruiser’s Review September & October 2019

Now that we're all settled in for the winter, I am hoping to get caught up on our marina and anchorage reviews from all the places we visited this past summer and fall. Deer Harbor, Orcas Island in the San Juans We visited Deer Harbor in the San Juans twice this past fall. This sheltered … Continue reading Deer Harbor, Orcas Island – Cruiser’s Review September & October 2019

Day 3 Boat Yard Progress (and, yeah, there’s been progress!!)

I must say that I really like being a short walk from the boatyard at Port Townsend Shipwright's Co-Op where Mosaic sits getting her engine replaced. We've been able to go visit each afternoon to see the progress being made. Today is just the 3rd day she's been in their care and THE OLD ENGINE … Continue reading Day 3 Boat Yard Progress (and, yeah, there’s been progress!!)

Swantown Marina in Olympia WA- Cruiser’s Review June, July, August 2019

Swantown Marina in Olympia has sort of become our home away from home. We spent a week there at the end of June and then ended up spending nearly 3 weeks there from the end of July on into August. Swantown is a very nice marina and, in fact, is/was our number one choice for … Continue reading Swantown Marina in Olympia WA- Cruiser’s Review June, July, August 2019

Oro Bay at Anderson Island in Washington- Cruiser’s Review June 2019

We spent a weekend anchored in Oro Bay on Anderson Island in the south sound in June 2019. The inner part of Oro Bay is very well sheltered and offers good holding for anchorage. I guess this inner bay is also known as Vega Bay. The channel to get into the inner bay (Vega Bay) … Continue reading Oro Bay at Anderson Island in Washington- Cruiser’s Review June 2019