Tag Archives: Chesapeake Bay

► Bay’s Horizon: March 18, 2018

Sunday 18 March 2018 Journey: Triple L Estate – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate It’s been a while since going out on the boat – partly because of my travel and partly because of nasty weather. We had a fairly decent day today so we invited M to join us for lunch […]

► Play Day: July 16, 2017

Sunday 16 July 2017 Journey: Triple L Estate – Skippers, Herrington Harbour North, Deale, Maryland – Triple L Estate L had the brilliant idea of going up the Chesapeake for the afternoon. She recommended we go to Skippers at Herrington Harbour. I agreed. We started a bit later than I expected, but we were still […]

► Few Survivors: July 2, 2017

Sunday 2 July 2017 Journey: Triple L Estate – Calvert Marina, Solomons, MD – Onancock, VA We first prepared for our departure to Onancock on Virginia’s eastern shore. We had been told it’s a little town reinventing itself to be an artsy bohemia like town. We stopped at Calvert Marina for fueling. After fueling we […]

► Cove Point Lighthouse: September 13, 2014

By the time we got to the Patuxent River it became significantly gray overcast accompanied with a downpour of rain.

► Double D: September 7, 2014

I then realized, we would have more fun if we were on Double D so we could be a part of the party on the way over and back.

► Rough Rider: September 5, 2014

I noticed a Navy-like ship also leaving Annapolis. I was hoping it, too, would be heading south. If so, I wanted to ride in its wake for a smoother ride. No such luck.

► Not Going Down Alone: September 1, 2014

“I know she could make the journey on her own, BUT, if anything did happen it’s always nice to have someone to go down with.”

► Running Down the Bay: August 10, 2014

Greyson woke up crying, “I want a bigger boat! I want a bigger boat!”

► Cove Point Lighthouse: August 11, 2013

Sunday 11 August 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Forest Landing – J’s creek – Triple L Estate Conditions: overcast, cool Vessel: 23’ Seaway fishing boat Terry, Thelma, Sophie and me When we left the pier, a light rain had started. The short lived rain left behind an overcast sky and cool weather. We did […]

► A Three Hour Tour: August 3, 2012

Friday 3 August 2012 Journey I: Journey: The Tides, Irvington, Virginia – Triple L Estate, Hollywood, Maryland (via Rappahannock River, Chesapeake Bay, and Patuxent River) Time: 12:05 – 3: 05 Vessel: 320 SeaRay Sundancer Conditions: sunny, rolling seas from the south, waves 1 – 2 feet; RPM ~ 3900, 25 – 26 knots or mph […]

► Journey down Potomac River to Rappahannock River: August 1, 2012

Wednesday 1 August 2012 Journey: Fort Washington – Port Kinsale – Carter Creek (via Potomac River, Cheaspeake Bay and Rappahannock River) Time: depart around noon – arrive around 5:00 pm Vessel: 320 SeaRay Sundancer Conditions: sunny, pleasant; water FLAT like glass Lori and I were invited by Barry and Eric to join them in a […]

Historic Chestertown

► Historic District Chestertown: July 16, 2012

Monday 16 July 2012 Journey: Chestertown – Kent Narrows – Triple L Estate Time: 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm                                 Engine Hrs: 430.2 – 433.9 Vessel: Chaparral 260 SSi Bowrider Conditions: fairly clear sky, mostly flat water with waves at 1 ft or less Engine Hrs: 430.2 – 431.4 Leave Chestertown ~ 11:00 am Arrive Kent […]

► Journey to the Eastern Shore: July 14, 2012

Saturday 14 July 2012 Journey: Triple L Estate – Fisherman’s Inn and Crab Deck, Kent Narrows Time: 9:15 am – 11:30 am                                                 Engine Hrs: 425.7 – 428.5 Vessel: Chaparral 260 SSi Bowrider Conditions: overcast and cool, windy, waves 2-3 ft. We woke to morning showers and a cloudy sky, not something you want to see […]