Tag Archives: Solomons Yachting Center

► Land of the Rising Sun: June 4, 2016

SATURDAY 4 JUNE 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – Striped Rock, Solomons Island – Island Hideaway, Solomons Island – Solomons Yachting Center, Solomons – Tiki Bar, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate           As we approached Solomons Island we saw Coast Guard leaving. I did the polite wave as we passed […]

► On a Mission: April 20, 2016

Wednesday 20 April 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Yachting Center, Solomons – Striped Rock, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate On our way out of the channel into the Patuxent we saw a Navy ship anchored in the river. So cool. Didn’t get too close as we had a goal – get to […]

► I’m Still Processing This: February 20, 2016

SATURDAY 20 FEBRUARY 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Yachting Center – Vera’s – St. Leonard’s Creek – Triple L Estate There was a promised forecast for a nice warm day, so of course I wanted to go out on the boat. We planned on meeting Club Billings, as well as Joe and Teresa, […]

► Maryland Dove: December 27, 2015

SUNDAY 27 DECEMBER 2015 Journey: Triple L Estate – Zahnhizers, Solomons – Striped Rock, Solomons Island (worst tie up ever)– Solomons Yachting Center – (Blue Fish) – Triple L Estate Because we’re having such lovely weather, we again went to Solomons Island. This time, however, I finally went over to Zahnhizers’ area to have a […]

► Last November Day: November 6, 2015

FRIDAY 6 NOVEMBER 2015 Journey: Triple L Estate – Blackstone Marine, Hollywood – Hidden Harbour, Lusby/ Solomons – Spring Cove Marina, Lusby/ Solomons – Solomons Yachting Center, Solomons – Triple L Estate Since I’ll be traveling tomorrow for the next month, there were a few items to address before my departure. We first went to […]

► From Far and Wide: September 25, 2015

FRIDAY 25 SEPTEMER 2015 Journey: Triple L Estate – Kingfishers, Solomons Island – Solomons Yachting Center, Solomons – Triple L Estate As I’ll be traveling tomorrow for Angola and Kenya, with a long weekend in Delft, Netherlands on my return, we wanted to top off the fuel before I left. Since we planned on going […]

► Red Hats: September 19, 2015

SATURDAY 19 SEPTEMBER 2015 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Yachting Center, Solomons – Triple L Estate – Patuxent River – Triple L Estate (I) 10:30 am – 11:40 am; mostly flat water In the morning I went, alone, to Solomons in order to top up on fuel. As I headed towards the island I […]

► Active Captain: September 6, 2015

SUNDAY 6 SEPTEMBER 2015 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Yachting Center, Solomons – Mill Creek, St. Mary’s County – Triple L Estate Earlier this week Landon had called to ask if they could come over to spend the day with us. Of course!! Originally we thought about going far up river, to find jellyfish […]

► Finding Friends: August 27, 2015

Thursday 27 August 2015 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Yachting Center, Solomons – Striped Rock, Solomons Island – Jeannie’s – Triple L Estate We decided to go over to Striped Rock for the open mic, outside bar, half-price appetizers, and most important – to see Katy. While captaining to Solomons Island, Lori noticed the […]

► This is a Yacht: June 28, 2015

When we pulled into the slip we called up to the kids to get their life vests. I’ve never seen two kids scramble so fast to get their vests and run down to our boat.

► Bathtub Races: June 6, 2015

As we watched the races we noticed storm and rain clouds passing by

► The Watermen and Us: January 23, 2015

It seems as though the only people out on the water are the watermen and us.

► Amazingly Functional: May 26, 2014

Monday 26 May 2014 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Yachting Center – the Beach – Triple L Estate – Broomes Island – Triple L Estate Engine Hrs: end at 91.1 hours; end of day – unknown                 Vessel: 23’ Seaway Time: 10 am – 12:20 pm (morning ride – Solomons – the Beach) Fuel: $3.99/ […]

► Cheated out of a Warm Sunny Day: October 30, 2013

Wednesday 30 October 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Yachting Center – Kingfishers, Solomons Island – Clarkes Landing, Hollywood – Triple L Estate It was suppose to be a lovely warm day, so I took the day off in order to enjoy the weather. In the morning, however, gray clouds filled the sky and […]

► Don’t Judge my Dinghy: July 26, 2013

Friday 26 July 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Yachting Center – Washburn Marina, Solomons – Kingfishers, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate Engine Hrs: 485.0- – 486.4     Time: 10:15 am – 1:22 pm Conditions: slight rough, pleasant weather, low humidity Vessel: Chaparral 260 SSi Bowrider Lori, Terry, Thelma, Chloe and me The British […]

► Take the Edge Off: July 29, 2012

Sunday 29 July 2012 Journey: Triple L Estate – Kingfishers, Solomons Island – Solomons Yachting Center – Triple L Estate Time: 11:30 am – 3:00 pm                                                 Engine Hrs: 434.6 – 435.5 Vessel: Chaparral 260 SSi Bowrider Conditions: sunny, light breeze, pleasant The boys called and asked if we wanted to meet them for brunch at Kingfishers. […]

► Witness to a Miracle: July 1, 2012

Sunday 1 July 2012 Conditions: HOT and sunny Journey I: Triple L Estate – Blackstone Marina – Solomons Yachting Center – Triple L Estate Engine hrs: 418.5 – 419.3                                               Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am Vessel: Chaparral 260 SSi Bowrider We first went to Blackstone Marina in the hopes of finally pumping out the head, […]