Due West Adventures

The sailing adventures of Captain Kirk & Heidi, Tosh and Tikka Hackler . . .

26 May 2017 | Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, MX
07 April 2017 | Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, MX
26 February 2017 | Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, MX
30 January 2017 | La Cruz, Nayarit, MX
24 December 2016 | Banderas Bay, Mexico
20 December 2016 | Banderas Bay
27 November 2016 | La Paz, B.C.S. Mexico
14 November 2016 | Bahia San Carlos Mexico
17 October 2016 | San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico
30 September 2016 | San Javier, B.C.S.
25 September 2016 | Puerto Escondido, B.C.S Mexico
12 September 2016 | Puerto Escondido, B.C.S Mexico
04 September 2016 | Nopolo Norte - Loreto
12 August 2016 | La Paz, Baja California Sur
30 June 2016
24 May 2016 | La Paz

PEACE, LOVE and Geckos to ALL!

24 December 2016 | Banderas Bay, Mexico


It's officially CHRISTMAS aboard Due West!! Stereo speakers are finally hooked up and our fantastic collection of Rock-n-Roll Christmas music is blaring, BIG THANKS to el Capítan for that!!

Santa arrived early surrounded by gifts (practical boat things plus some new clothes, it's really amazing how quickly the sun and salt air demolish clothing down here!)

We even put out our Seattle Snow Globe (in honor of the fact that they're actually having a white Christmas at home this year!?!) But we decided not put out our little Christmas Palm Tree with lights and ornaments cuz Tosh & Tikka would have had waaaay too much fun with that!! (Amazingly they were napping when we put everything up and never even seemed to notice the bows and ribbons!?)

MERRY MERRY HAPPY HAPPY HOLIDAYS! PEACE ❤️ LOVE and geckos to ALL...

Wishing you all a happy healthy 2017!

Captain Kirk, Navi-Girl Heidi, Tosh, and Tikka


Thanks for reading our blog and keeping up with the Sailing Adventures of Tosh & Tikka!
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Vessel Name: Due West
Vessel Make/Model: Passport 40
Hailing Port: Seattle, WA
Crew: Captain Kirk & Heidi Hackler + Tosh & Tikka
About:
Captain Kirk grew up sailing on Lake Washington and has been boating his whole life. He has been racing sailboats for about 40 years, including two Vic-Maui races (from Victoria, BC to Maui, Hawaii), one in 1990, and the other on Due West in 1996. [...]
Extra:
You can see pix of our boat here: Due West Interior Photos and in the Photo Gallery. Our racing friends call us "The [...]
Home Page: http://svduewest.com
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