Monthly Archives: June 2014

► Pulling Along a Friend: June 30, 2014

Monday 30 June 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – the Boyz’ House – Len’s Marina – the Boyz’ House – Triple L Estate Time: 11:50 am – 2:30 pm Engine Hrs.: 107.3 – 109.0 Conditions: sunny, comfortable, water became rougher as the afternoon progressed Vessel: 23’ Seaway 10.7 gallons @ 108.4 hrs Me and Sophie […]

► Loving the Unexpected: June 29, 2014

Sunday 29 June 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Mill Creek – Triple L Estate Time: 10:40 am – 11:00 am Engine Hrs.: 105.0 – 105.3 Vessel: 23’ Seaway Me and Sophie Yesterday I had noticed large vessels anchored in Mill Creek so I wanted to go check them out. As I passed Blackstone Marina […]

► Kinked: June 28, 2014

Saturday 28 June 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Club Billings – Triple L Estate Time: 4:30 pm – 8:10 pm Engine Hrs.: 103.0 – 105.0 Conditions: very rough water going down river Vessel: 23’ Seaway The boat received a nice cleaning today thanks to Lori and Jordan. We planned on going up-river to Club […]

► Dry Water Weekend: June 27, 2014

Friday 27 June 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Kingfishers, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate Time: 3pm – 5 pm Vessel: 23’ Seaway Bill, Connie, Lori, Jordan, and me Bill and Connie came over this afternoon for a belated birthday celebration. After having a few pre-drinks we put the boat in the water to […]

► Good Thing We Didn’t Listen: June 25, 2014

Wednesday 25 June 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Len’s Marina – Stoney’s, Broomes Island – Triple L Estate Time: 5:10 pm – 8:50 pm                   end hrs: 100.0 – 100.8 Conditions: 50% chance of thunderstorms Vessel: 23’ Seaway                              14.7 gallons @ 100.3 hours, $58.40 at $3.95/gallon Me and Lori Lori and I debated whether or […]

► Filling in the Gaps: June 23, 2014

Monday 23 June 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Broomes Island – Triple L Estate Time: ~ 3:10 pm – 6:30 pm Conditions: sunny, nice if in the sun but chilly if in the shade Vessel: 23’ Seaway fishing boat We met the boyz at Broomes. We saw them limping across the river in their […]

► Tall Ships and Chesapeake Cowboys: June 22, 2014

Sunday 22 June 2014   Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Island – Triple L Estate Time: 7:50 am – 9:00 am                                   Engine Hrs.: 96.0 – 97.0 Conditions: cloudy and overcast                             Vessel: 23’ Seaway Me and Sophie Solomons Yachting Center: Put in 15.3 gallons @ 96.5 hours $3.99/ gallon for total of $61.20 […]

► End of an Era: June 9, 2014

9 June 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Forest Landing Time: 4:35 pm – 5:00 pm Engine Hrs.: 510.5 – 510.7 Conditions: a bit of wind, very warm Vessel: Chaparral 260 SSi Today will mark the last time I captain this vessel. We are in the process of purchasing a new boat and we are […]

► Not A Lot of Freeboard: June 8, 2014

Sunday 8 June 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Blackstone Marina – Triple L Estate Time: 10:30 – 11:30                              Engine Hrs.: 510.2 – 510.4 Conditions: cool yet sunny                   Vessel: Chaparral 260 SSi We took the Chaparral over to Blackstone in order to do one last final pump-out of the holding tank.   Journey: Triple […]

► Finger Dye: June 6, 2014

Friday 6 June 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Stoney’s, Broomes Island – Triple L Estate We went to Stoney’s for our usual Friday night with the locals. Skippy and Reed were there. When Harold and Betty arrived they sat with them. Lori and I ordered food and decided to sit with Skippy, Reed, Harold, […]