Monthly archives: July, 2015

Chatham Bay, Union Island to Tyrrel Bay, Carriacou

40 nm (including the Grenadines) 7 hours overall It was unreasonably calm when we departed from Chatham Bay. Even for the lee of an island it was just dead flat, variable 5 knot winds. Planning to stay a few days, we pulled into Clifton on the south side of Union Island to find the anchorage

St. Anne, Martinique to Admiralty Bay, Bequai

90 nm 15 hours We motor-sailed with just the jib up due to the unsettled weather. All day the grey and gloom lurked ahead of us to the south and clear blue skies pursued us from the north. The seas as we reached the northwestern bank off of St. Lucia were particularly bouncy. When things

Point-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe to St. Anne, Martinique

119 nm 18 hours Captain Crunch finally found a nice selection of octopi in Les Saintes, where we stopped mid voyage for a few lovely nights at Ile Cabrit. We had heard that the place is lousy with them, but they must have all been hiding when we came through earlier in the season. This