Archive for May, 2006

Beaumont Marine Park

Posted on May 22nd, 2006 by Steven

From May 19-22, Wai Whare visited Beaumont Marine Park, part of the Gulf Islands national park, on South Pender Island for the Bluewater Cruising Association‘s spring rendezvous. The trip to Beaumont was uneventful. There was no wind for most of the trip, so we motored. We sailed on calm seas with 5-10kn from the south […]

Port Browning

Posted on May 8th, 2006 by Steven

Wai Whare sailed to Port Browning on North Pender Island on the weekend of May 6-7, 2006. As the voyage is a somewhat short 18 nautical miles, Wai Whare set off after noon. The forecast had promised 25kn south east, easing to 10kn and then building to 20-30kn south west. While the winds were southerly […]