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Vessel Name: Katahdin
Vessel Make/Model: Cambria 44
Hailing Port: Cape Elizabeth, ME
About: Larry and Cathy Clough
About: We have been cruising Maine waters for 30 years on a Pearson 26, an Ericson 34, and now a Cambria 44
Extra: We left Maine in early September to begin an almost 10 month voyage. Our goal is to slowly cruise the Caribbean after we make an offshore passage from Norfolk, VA to Tortola, stopping in the Bahamas on our return.
Recent Blog Posts
19 June 2012 | Portland Harbor
Finally...we're home! Yesterday, after 285 days and nights away from her homeport of Portland, we once again tethered Katahdin to her mooring at Centerboard Yacht Club. It was fitting that we fought rolling and bucking seas on two of our last three days up from P-town, as we had experienced that - [...]
16 June 2012 | Provincetown, MA
We're almost home. Currently we are at anchor back in Gloucester, MA where we spent 2 nights waiting out some nasty weather, way back in early September. One of our more interesting observations about this sabbatical is that we can recall how we spent the in-between day here but our recollections of [...]
12 June 2012 | Great Salt Pond, Block Island, RI
We did decide to go ashore in Essex, CT., after all. In fact, we spent most of the day, between two nights at anchor, exploring this historical town on the banks of the Connecticut River, 6 miles upstream from Long Island Sound. What we found pleased us. Yes, it is generally gentrified, and yes, there [...]
04 June 2012 | Essex, CT
Essex, Connecticut. We journeyed up the Connecticut River to anchor just off the town in the "flats", a shallow area east of the river (out of the current) and just west of marshland (off the bottom, we hope). Since the low descended on us last night, and especially during our sail today, we have battled [...]
25 May 2012 | Cape May, New Jersey
After we left Norfolk 10 days ago, we journeyed the length of the Chesapeake, transited the C&D canal, and are now motoring down Delaware Bay to our anchorage at Cape May. We had expected to hoist our sails and, with the hoped-for combination of astern wind and gentle seas, enjoy our passage up the [...]
15 May 2012 | Norfolk, VA
It's been awhile since the last post; somehow, just traveling up the ICW, popping in and out of anchorages, towns, cities, etc., has become the norm and we're getting a bit blasé about it all. But that's all changing. Right now, we are at Mile #0 of the ICW, here at a marina in Norfolk. I even bought [...]
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26 March 2012
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